Small Business in Oregon

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Schools Offering Entrepreneurship Programs in Oregon


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Oregon graduates receive degrees in entrepreneurship. In other words, every year an estimated 34 small business professionals graduate from Oregon's 5 small business schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oregon that has a small business program is Oregon Institute of Technology. Oregon Institute of Technology, which was ranked 75th in the country in 2010, is located in Klamath Falls. 18 students graduated with a degree in small business from Oregon Institute of Technology in 2010. Tuition at Oregon Institute of Technology was $7,260 per year.

Portland Community College, which is located in Portland, is the second-ranked school in Oregon that has a small business program. It received a ranking of 86th in the country in 2010. 0 students graduated with degree in small business from Portland Community College in 2010. Portland Community College charged in-state students $3,016 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Oregon with a small business program is Mt Hood Community College, which is located in Gresham. In 2010, it was ranked 87th nationwide. In 2010, 11 students graduated from Mt Hood Community College small business program. The tuition rate at Mt Hood Community College was $3,769 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Oregon's small business schools ranges from $7,260 per year to $3,016 per year. But, the average tuition is $4,349 per year. The Oregon small business schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Oregon Institute of Technology - located in Klamath Falls, students are charged $7,260 per year
  2. Southwestern Oregon Community College - located in Coos Bay, students are charged $4,485 per year
  3. Mt Hood Community College - located in Gresham, students are charged $3,769 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Oregon small business schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Portland Community College - located in Portland, students are charged $3,016 per year
  2. Blue Mountain Community College - located in Pendleton, students are charged $3,215 per year
  3. Mt Hood Community College - located in Gresham, students are charged $3,769 per year

A small business degree from an Oregon school... what next?

The largest populations of Oregon small business professional are working in the following counties:

  1. Clackamas County - 12,530 small business professionals
  2. Marion County - 1,730 small business professionals
  3. Lane County - 1,670 small business professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of small business professionals in Oregon will grow by 8%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 22,100 small business professionals working in Oregon.

Salary

On average, small business professionals earn $102,420 per year. In 2010, however, some Oregon small business professional earned as little as less than $39,450 per year or as much as more than $165,840 per year. On average small business professional earn the most in the following Oregon counties:

  1. Clackamas County - $111,730 per year
  2. Benton County - $100,720 per year
  3. Marion County - $96,380 per year

Small business professionals in the following counties in Oregon make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Douglas County - $79,740 per year
  2. Baker County - $80,660 per year
  3. Clatsop County - $83,700 per year

The small business professionals with highest average salaries in Oregon were:

  1. Chief Operating Officer - $102,420 per year

The small business professionals with lowest average salaries in Oregon were:

  1. Chief Operating Officer - $102,420 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in entrepreneurship in Oregon and to compare salaries with various related fields such as business administration or marketing, 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 Entrepreneurship in Oregon
  • Bachelor's Degree in Entrepreneurship in Oregon
  • Certificate in Entrepreneurship in Oregon

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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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
7,750 miles from location Mt Hood Community College Gresham OR 12.9715 n/a 8,897
7,812 miles from location Oregon Institute of Technology Klamath Falls OR 24.9874 56% 3,915
7,586 miles from location Blue Mountain Community College Pendleton OR 8.95666 n/a 2,720
7,895 miles from location Southwestern Oregon Community College Coos Bay OR 11.4399 n/a 2,206
 

Curious what studying Small Business 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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General and Operations Managers + 19,560 $102,420 3.4%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are small business related jobs in Oregon