Theology Schools In Oregon

There are 16 accredited theology schools in Oregon for faculty who teach theology classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in theology in the state of Oregon, which encompasses theology training at the following levels:

  • Theology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Theology
  • Bachelors degree in Theology
  • Masters degree in Theology
  • PhD degree in Theology


Schools

  1. Concordia University in Portland

    2811 NE Holman Street, Portland, Oregon 97211-6099

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  2. New Hope Christian College

    2155 Bailey Hill Rd, Eugene, Oregon 97405

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  3. George Fox University

    414 N Meridian St, Newberg, Oregon 97132

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  4. Lewis & Clark College

    0615 S W Palatine Hill Rd, Portland, Oregon 97219-7899

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  5. Linfield College

    900 SE Baker, McMinnville, Oregon 97128-6894

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  6. Marylhurst University

    17600 Pacific Hwy - Hwy 43, Marylhurst, Oregon 97036-0261

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  7. Mount Angel Seminary

    1 Abbey Dr, Saint Benedict, Oregon 97373-0505

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  8. Multnomah University

    8435 NE Glisan St, Portland, Oregon 97220

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  9. Northwest Christian University

    828 East 11th Avenue, Eugene, Oregon 97401-3745

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  10. University of Oregon

    110 Johnson Hall, Eugene, Oregon 97403

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  11. University of Portland

    5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97203-5798

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  12. Reed College

    3203 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199

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  13. Warner Pacific College

    2219 SE 68th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97215-4026

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  14. Corban University

    5000 Deer Park Dr SE, Salem, Oregon 97317-9392

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  15. Western Seminary

    5511 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97215-3367

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  16. Willamette University

    900 State St, Salem, Oregon 97301

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Oregon Vs. National Theology Employment

Oregon 4,190
National 64,070

Of all of the theology professionals that work in the US, approximately 7% work in Oregon state.

Employment Growth for Theology professionals In Oregon

4,410 4,670 4,690 4,360 4,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Oregon, theology is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 220 less theology professionals working in Oregon than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of theology has shrunk by 5% in Oregon. This decline is slower than the change in the number of theology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of theology professionals has grown by 15% from 2006 to 2010.

Theology VS. All Professions salaries in Oregon

$49,160 $50,240 $51,200 $55,455 $56,020
$45,036 $46,427 $47,124 $48,511 $50,274
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Theology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by theology professionals is increasing in Oregon. Theology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $49,160 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $56,020 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Theology professionals in Oregon

10th percentile
$31,205
25th percentile
$40,980
50th percentile
$52,040
75th percentile
$68,060
90th percentile
$85,365

Thus, theology professionals' salaries grew by 12% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Oregon state, within the field of theology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid theology professionals earn 174% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Theology professionals and related professions in Oregon

Christian Counseling
$49,560
Ministry
$42,995
Theology
$56,020

In Oregon, theology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Theology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Oregon

associate
2
bachelor
26
master
16
doctor
3
Certificate
6
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As the number of theology professionals is decreasing in Oregon state, the number of students graduating from the 16 accredited theology schools in Oregon state is increasing. In 2006 there were 524 theology graduates from theology courses in Oregon and in 2010 there were 546 graduates.

Thus there was a 4% percent increase in the number of theology school degree or certificate graduates in Oregon. 49% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in theology.

Theology Faculty Salaries in Oregon

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