Music Therapy in Oregon

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Schools Offering Music Therapy Programs in Oregon


Around 0.0% of Oregon's graduates graduate from music therapy degree programs every year. Thus, Oregon's 2 music therapy schools put out approximately 5 music therapists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oregon that has a music therapy program is Willamette University. Willamette University, which was ranked 28th in the country in 2010, is located in Salem. In 2010, no students graduated from Willamette University's music therapy program. Tuition at Willamette University was $37,361 per year.

The second-ranked school in Oregon that has a music therapy program is Marylhurst University. Marylhurst University, which was ranked 89th in the country in 2010, is located in Marylhurst. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Marylhurst University music therapy program. Marylhurst University charged in-state students $17,730 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Oregon's music therapy schools ranges from $37,361 per year to $17,730 per year. But, the average tuition is $27,546 per year. The Oregon music therapy schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Willamette University - located in Salem, students are charged $37,361 per year
  2. Marylhurst University - located in Marylhurst, students are charged $17,730 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Oregon music therapy schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Marylhurst University - located in Marylhurst, students are charged $17,730 per year
  2. Willamette University - located in Salem, students are charged $37,361 per year

A music therapy degree from an Oregon school... what next?

Most people who graduate from music therapy school in Oregon go on to work as a music therapist. If you decide to work as a music therapist in Oregon, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 170 Oregon music therapists as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Oregon music therapists:

  1. Clackamas County

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of music therapists in the state of Oregon will grow to 170. This would require a 20% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, music therapists earn $52,520 per year. The following counties in Oregon have the highest average salaries for music therapists:

  1. Clackamas County - $54,160 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in music therapy in Oregon and to compare salaries with various related fields such as mental health or music therapy, 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 Music Therapy in Oregon

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,795 miles from location Willamette University Salem OR 72.0804 16% 2,838
7,765 miles from location Marylhurst University Marylhurst OR 10.6716 n/a 1,902
 

Curious what studying Music Therapy 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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Therapists, all other + 180 $52,300
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are music therapy related jobs in Oregon