Information Technology in Oregon

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Schools Offering Information Technology Programs in Oregon


Each year, approximately 0.4% of Oregon graduates receive degrees in information technology. That means an estimated 356 information technology professionals graduate from Oregon's 18 information technology schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oregon with a information technology program is Northwest Christian University, which is located in Eugene. In 2010, it was ranked 47th nationwide. 2 students graduated with a degree in information technology from Northwest Christian University in 2010. Tuition at Northwest Christian University was $22,900 per year.

The second-ranked school in Oregon with a information technology program is Eastern Oregon University, which is located in La Grande. In 2010, it was ranked 51st nationwide. 7 students graduated with degree in information technology from Eastern Oregon University in 2010. The tuition rate at Eastern Oregon University was $6,639 per year.

The third-ranked school in Oregon that has a information technology program is University of Oregon. University of Oregon, which was ranked 61st in the country in 2010, is located in Eugene. In 2010, 45 students graduated from University of Oregon information technology program. University of Oregon charged in-state students $8,190 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Oregon's information technology schools ranges from $27,970 per year to $2,643 per year. But, the average tuition is $8,143 per year. In 2010, the information technology schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Oregon were:

  1. George Fox University - located in Newberg, students are charged $27,970 per year
  2. Northwest Christian University - located in Eugene, students are charged $22,900 per year
  3. Everest College-Portland - located in Portland, students are charged $14,740 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Oregon information technology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Central Oregon Community College - located in Bend, students are charged $2,643 per year
  2. Klamath Community College - located in Klamath Falls, students are charged $2,895 per year
  3. Linn-Benton Community College - located in Albany, students are charged $3,234 per year

An information technology degree from an Oregon school... what next?

The Oregon counties with the largest populations of information technology professional are:

  1. Clackamas County - 2,950 information technology professionals
  2. Marion County - 280 information technology professionals
  3. Lane County - 270 information technology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of information technology professionals in the state of Oregon will grow to 3,490. This would require a 9% growth in the profession.

Salary

information technology professionals in Oregon earn $117,900 per year on average. But, salaries for information technology professional can vary. In 2010, information technology professional made as little as less than $51,010 per year or as much as more than $162,600 per year in Oregon. On average information technology professional earn the most in the following Oregon counties:

  1. Clackamas County - $125,230 per year
  2. Benton County - $114,150 per year
  3. Deschutes County - $101,560 per year

The Oregon counties with the lowest average salary for information technology professionals are:

  1. Clatsop County - $75,990 per year
  2. Baker County - $87,070 per year
  3. Linn County - $87,220 per year

On average, the highest paid information technology professionals in Oregon were:

  1. Information Technology Manager - $117,900 per year

The information technology professionals with lowest average salaries in Oregon were:

  1. Information Technology Manager - $117,900 per year

More Information

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

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

  • Associate's Degree in Information Technology in Oregon
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology in Oregon
  • Master's Degree in Information Technology in Oregon
  • Doctoral Degree in Information Technology in Oregon
  • Certificate in Information Technology in Oregon

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
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
7,822 miles from location Lane Community College Eugene OR 9.16106 n/a 12,691
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
7,808 miles from location Linn-Benton Community College Albany OR 9.74119 n/a 6,512
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
7,857 miles from location Southern Oregon University Ashland OR 21.8939 50% 5,104
7,562 miles from location Eastern Oregon University La Grande OR 49.0512 52% 3,957
7,812 miles from location Oregon Institute of Technology Klamath Falls OR 24.9874 56% 3,915
7,781 miles from location George Fox University Newberg OR 30.8006 39% 3,388
7,542 miles from location Treasure Valley Community College Ontario OR 12.3871 n/a 2,618
7,763 miles from location Oregon Health & Science University Portland OR 1.93187 n/a 2,583
7,810 miles from location Klamath Community College Klamath Falls OR 6.56401 n/a 1,208
7,768 miles from location University of Phoenix-Oregon Campus Portland OR 10.5117 n/a 1,136
7,762 miles from location Everest College-Portland Portland OR 17.4904 70% 737
7,823 miles from location Northwest Christian University Eugene OR 52.8337 14% 557
 

Curious what studying Information Technology 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)
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Computer and Information Systems Managers + 3,820 $117,900 39.4%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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