Counseling in Oregon

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Schools Offering Counseling Programs in Oregon

Around 0.6% of Oregon's graduates graduate from counseling degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 486 counselors graduate from Oregon's 19 counseling schools.

Top Schools

Lewis & Clark College, which is located in Portland, is the top-ranked school in Oregon that has a counseling program. It received a ranking of 27th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 84 students graduated from Lewis & Clark College's counseling program. Tuition at Lewis & Clark College was $36,632 per year.

Northwest Christian University, which is located in Eugene, is the second-ranked school in Oregon that has a counseling program. It received a ranking of 47th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 30 students graduated from Northwest Christian University counseling program. Tuition at Northwest Christian University was $22,900 per year.

The third-ranked school in Oregon that has a counseling program is University of Oregon. University of Oregon, which was ranked 61st in the country in 2010, is located in Eugene. In 2010, University of Oregon graduated 37 students from its counseling programs. Students at University of Oregon paid $8,190 per year in tuition fees.


If you choose to attend a Oregon counseling school, average tuition will be $12,442 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,643 per year to $36,632 per year. The Oregon counseling schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Lewis & Clark College - located in Portland, students are charged $36,632 per year
  2. University of Portland - located in Portland, students are charged $33,538 per year
  3. Pacific University - located in Forest Grove, students are charged $31,702 per year

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

  1. Central Oregon Community College - located in Bend, students are charged $2,643 per year
  2. Rogue Community College - located in Grants Pass, students are charged $2,994 per year
  3. Portland Community College - located in Portland, students are charged $3,016 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Oregon statistics regarding a career in counseling. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as clinical psychology or forensic psychology.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Counseling in Oregon
  • Bachelor's Degree in Counseling in Oregon
  • Master's Degree in Counseling in Oregon
  • Doctoral Degree in Counseling in Oregon
  • Certificate in Counseling in Oregon

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,767 miles from location Portland Community College Portland OR 13.6889 n/a 30,161
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
7,817 miles from location Oregon State University Corvallis OR 35.6035 44% 21,950
7,791 miles from location Chemeketa Community College Salem OR 10.9513 n/a 12,217
7,750 miles from location Mt Hood Community College Gresham OR 12.9715 n/a 8,897
7,743 miles from location Central Oregon Community College Bend OR 12.4455 n/a 6,261
7,806 miles from location Western Oregon University Monmouth OR 25.0224 50% 5,649
7,883 miles from location Rogue Community College Grants Pass OR 9.24822 n/a 5,441
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 George Fox University Newberg OR 30.8006 39% 3,388
7,781 miles from location Pacific University Forest Grove OR 27.563 26% 3,198
7,895 miles from location Southwestern Oregon Community College Coos Bay OR 11.4399 n/a 2,206
7,765 miles from location Marylhurst University Marylhurst OR 10.6716 n/a 1,902
7,759 miles from location Western Seminary Portland OR 0.0811584 n/a 679
7,823 miles from location Northwest Christian University Eugene OR 52.8337 14% 557
7,815 miles from location Tillamook Bay Community College Tillamook OR 14.9462 n/a 310
7,826 miles from location New Hope Christian College Eugene OR 20.9775 55% 107

Curious what studying Counseling 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)
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors + 2,360 $51,710 0.9%
Mental Health Counselors + 2,080 $47,860
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 1,220 $67,740 29.8%
Rehabilitation Counselors + 930 $41,440 -57.9%

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