Sports Medicine in Oregon

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Schools Offering Sports Medicine Programs in Oregon


Around 0.0% of Oregon's graduates graduate from sports medicine degree programs every year. That means an estimated 13 sports medicine professionals graduate from Oregon's 4 sports medicine schools each year.

Top Schools

Linfield College, which is located in Mcminnville, is the top-ranked school in Oregon that has a sports medicine program. It received a ranking of 34th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Linfield College's sports medicine program. The tuition rate at Linfield College was $30,604 per year.

George Fox University, which was ranked 69th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Oregon that has a sports medicine program. It is located in Newberg. In 2010, George Fox University graduated 6 students from its sports medicine program. George Fox University charged in-state students $27,970 in tuition fees per year.

Treasure Valley Community College, which was ranked 69th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Oregon that has a sports medicine program. It is located in Ontario. 2 students graduated with degree in sports medicine from Treasure Valley Community College in 2010. Treasure Valley Community College charged in-state students $4,095 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Oregon's sports medicine schools ranges from $30,604 per year to $4,095 per year. But, the average tuition is $16,789 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Oregon sports medicine schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Linfield College - located in Mcminnville, students are charged $30,604 per year
  2. George Fox University - located in Newberg, students are charged $27,970 per year
  3. Southwestern Oregon Community College - located in Coos Bay, students are charged $4,485 per year

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

  1. Treasure Valley Community College - located in Ontario, students are charged $4,095 per year
  2. Southwestern Oregon Community College - located in Coos Bay, students are charged $4,485 per year
  3. George Fox University - located in Newberg, students are charged $27,970 per year

A sports medicine degree from an Oregon school... what next?

sports medicine graduates in Oregon can go into a variety of professions such as sports medicine coordinator , physical therapy professor, coach, physical therapist, and physical therapist assistant. Oregon had 13,040 sports medicine professionals in 2010. 4,830 of these sports medicine professionals were sports medicine physicians, 90 were sports medicine coordinator s, and 2,120 were physical therapy professors. In Oregon, the largest numbers of sports medicine professional work in the following counties:

  1. Clackamas County - 9,210 sports medicine professionals
  2. Lane County - 1,160 sports medicine professionals
  3. Marion County - 740 sports medicine professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of sports medicine professionals in the state of Oregon will grow to 6,270. This would require a 18% growth in the field.

Salary

On average, sports medicine professionals earn a salary of $80,800 per year in Oregon state. In 2010, however, some Oregon sports medicine professional earned as little as less than $17,890 per year or as much as more than $96,490 per year. The counties in Oregon with the highest average salary for sports medicine professionals are:

  1. Clatsop County - $123,953 per year
  2. Douglas County - $110,140 per year
  3. Jackson County - $101,830 per year

The Oregon counties with the lowest average salary for sports medicine professionals are:

  1. Benton County - $64,930 per year
  2. Clackamas County - $80,308 per year
  3. Baker County - $87,780 per year

On average, the highest paid sports medicine professionals in Oregon were:

  1. Sports Medicine Physician - $180,390 per year
  2. Physical Therapy Professor - $93,140 per year
  3. Physical Therapist - $75,150 per year

The sports medicine professionals with lowest average salaries in Oregon were:

  1. Sports Medicine Coordinator - $48,480 per year
  2. Coach - $37,440 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in sports medicine in Oregon and to compare salaries with various related fields such as physical therapy or sports medicine, 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 Sports Medicine in Oregon
  • Bachelor's Degree in Sports Medicine in Oregon

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
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
7,895 miles from location Southwestern Oregon Community College Coos Bay OR 11.4399 n/a 2,206
7,795 miles from location Linfield College Mcminnville OR 66.061 31% 1,678
 

Curious what studying Sports Medicine 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
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other + 4,830 $180,390
2
Coaches and Scouts + 3,100 $37,440 74.2%
3
Physical Therapists + 2,370 $75,150 44.5%
4
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary + 2,120 $93,140
5
Physical Therapist Assistants + 530 $50,200 8.2%
6
Athletic Trainers + 90 $48,480 -18.2%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are sports medicine related jobs in Oregon