Theology in Oregon

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Schools Offering Theology Programs in Oregon

Each year, approximately 0.6% of Oregon graduates receive degrees in theology. Thus, Oregon's 16 theology schools put out approximately 489 theologists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oregon with a theology program is Reed College, which is located in Portland. In 2010, it was ranked 24th nationwide. In 2010, 15 students graduated from Reed College's theology program. Tuition at Reed College was $41,200 per year.

Lewis & Clark College, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Oregon that has a theology program. It is located in Portland. 5 students graduated with degree in theology from Lewis & Clark College in 2010. Students at Lewis & Clark College paid $36,632 per year in tuition fees.

Willamette University, which is located in Salem, is the third-ranked school in Oregon that has a theology program. It received a ranking of 28th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Willamette University graduated 2 students from its theology programs. Students at Willamette University paid $37,361 per year in tuition fees.


Theology schools in Oregon, charge students an average tuition of $22,918 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $41,200 per year, or as little as $8,190 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Oregon theology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Reed College - located in Portland, students are charged $41,200 per year
  2. Willamette University - located in Salem, students are charged $37,361 per year
  3. Lewis & Clark College - located in Portland, students are charged $36,632 per year

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

  1. University of Oregon - located in Eugene, students are charged $8,190 per year
  2. New Hope Christian College - located in Eugene, students are charged $12,430 per year
  3. Multnomah University - located in Portland, students are charged $14,280 per year

A theology degree from an Oregon school... what next?

Most people who graduate from theology school in Oregon go on to work as a theologist. 320 theologists were working in Oregon in 2010. The Oregon counties with the largest populations of theologists are:

  1. Clackamas County - 240 theologists


A theologist in Oregon earns $60,860 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. theologists in Oregon had varying salaries from $40,240 to $89,870 per year in 2010. The following counties in Oregon have the highest average salaries for theologists:

  1. Clackamas County - $59,190 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Oregon statistics regarding a career in theology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as theology or christian counseling.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Theology in Oregon
  • Bachelor's Degree in Theology in Oregon
  • Master's Degree in Theology in Oregon
  • Doctoral Degree in Theology 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
7,822 miles from location University of Oregon Eugene OR 38.7849 33% 22,335
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
7,795 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
7,759 miles from location Concordia University Portland OR 21.3662 31% 1,901
7,795 miles from location Linfield College Mcminnville OR 66.061 31% 1,678
7,761 miles from location Reed College Portland OR 76.3498 29% 1,481
7,759 miles from location Warner Pacific College Portland OR 50.9308 41% 1,332
7,793 miles from location Corban University Salem OR 61.0819 42% 1,103
7,758 miles from location Multnomah University Portland OR 56.1773 60% 851
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
7,780 miles from location Mount Angel Seminary Saint Benedict OR 30.4361 100% 152
7,826 miles from location New Hope Christian College Eugene OR 20.9775 55% 107

Curious what studying Theology 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)
Clergy + 3,870 $51,180 -6.1%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary + 320 $60,860 60.0%

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are theology related jobs in Oregon