Computer Science in Oregon

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Schools Offering Computer Science Programs in Oregon


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Oregon receive computer science degrees every year. Thus, Oregon's 10 computer science schools put out approximately 108 computer science professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oregon that has a computer science program is Lewis & Clark College. Lewis & Clark College, which was ranked 27th in the country in 2010, is located in Portland. In 2010, Lewis & Clark College graduated 5 students from its computer science program. Tuition at Lewis & Clark College was $36,632 per year.

The second-ranked school in Oregon with a computer science program is Willamette University, which is located in Salem. In 2010, it was ranked 28th nationwide. 3 students graduated with degree in computer science from Willamette University in 2010. Tuition at Willamette University was $37,361 per year.

Linfield College, which was ranked 28th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Oregon that has a computer science program. It is located in Mcminnville. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Linfield College computer science program. Tuition at Linfield College was $30,604 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Oregon's computer science schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $22,036 per year, though tuition can range from $37,361 per year to $4,095 per year. In 2010, the following Oregon computer science schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Willamette University - located in Salem, students are charged $37,361 per year
  2. Lewis & Clark College - located in Portland, students are charged $36,632 per year
  3. University of Portland - located in Portland, students are charged $33,538 per year

The computer science schools in Oregon that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Treasure Valley Community College - located in Ontario, students are charged $4,095 per year
  2. Southern Oregon University - located in Ashland, students are charged $6,729 per year
  3. Portland State University - located in Portland, students are charged $7,130 per year

A computer science degree from an Oregon school... what next?

The Oregon counties with the largest populations of computer science professional are:

  1. Clackamas County - 3,480 computer science professionals
  2. Marion County - 340 computer science professionals
  3. Lane County - 330 computer science professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of computer science professionals is expected to grow by 9% by 2018. There are projected to be 4,350 computer science professionals working in Oregon then. Of these 4,350 computer science professionals, the government predicts that 3,490 will be information systems managers, 860 will be computer operators, and an unknown number will be computer science teachers.

Salary

computer science professionals in Oregon earn $81,933 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. Computer science professional in Oregon had varying salaries from $25,940 to $162,600 per year in 2010. Computer science professionals in the following Oregon counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Benton County - $114,150 per year
  2. Deschutes County - $101,560 per year
  3. Jackson County - $98,570 per year

Computer science professionals in the following counties in Oregon make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Lane County - $61,735 per year
  2. Marion County - $68,745 per year
  3. Clatsop County - $75,990 per year

On average, the highest paid computer science professionals in Oregon were:

  1. Information Systems Manager - $117,900 per year
  2. Computer Science Teacher - $88,730 per year
  3. Computer Operator - $39,170 per year

The computer science professionals with lowest average salaries in Oregon were:

  1. Computer Science Teacher - $88,730 per year
  2. Computer Operator - $39,170 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in computer science in Oregon and to compare salaries with various related fields such as information systems or information technology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science in Oregon
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science in Oregon
  • Doctoral Degree in Computer Science in Oregon

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,763 miles from location Portland State University Portland OR 27.0639 52% 27,901
7,822 miles from location University of Oregon Eugene OR 38.7849 33% 22,335
7,857 miles from location Southern Oregon University Ashland OR 21.8939 50% 5,104
7,763 miles from location University of Portland Portland OR 33.2823 16% 3,706
7,764 miles from location Lewis & Clark College Portland OR 73.1463 14% 3,523
7,781 miles from location Pacific University Forest Grove OR 27.563 26% 3,198
7,795 miles from location Willamette University Salem OR 72.0804 16% 2,838
7,542 miles from location Treasure Valley Community College Ontario OR 12.3871 n/a 2,618
7,795 miles from location Linfield College Mcminnville OR 66.061 31% 1,678
7,793 miles from location Corban University Salem OR 61.0819 42% 1,103
 

Curious what studying Computer Science gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Oregon

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Computer and Information Systems Managers + 3,820 $117,900 39.4%
2
Computer Operators + 550 $39,170 -48.6%
3
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary + 300 $88,730 30.4%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are computer science related jobs in Oregon