Portland, OR (population: 573,530) has two clinical psychology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. George Fox University, the highest ranked school in this group with a clinical psychology program, has a total student population of 3,388. It is the 1800th highest ranked school in the USA and the 22nd highest in the state of Oregon (#1 is Reed College). To learn more about clinical psychology programs in Portland, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of clinical psychology professors at George Fox University such as Kelly Chang, Jim Foster, Kris Kays, Chris Koch, Mary Massey, and Sue O'Donnell.
Clinical Psychology students from Portland schools who go on to become clinical psychologists, child psychologists, psychologists, counseling psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Psychologists make on average $84,220 per year and there are about 10,260 of them employed in the US today.
Portland lies in Clackamas county, which is one of the 16 counties in Oregon. Overall, the Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton-WA area has 993,470 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.15/hr average worker wage, and a $46,080 average annual salary.
Of the 2 clinical psychology schools with a 100-mile radius of Portland, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pacific University comes out as the most expensive ($23,816/yr) for clinical psychology students, with George Fox University as the lowest, reported at only $23,628/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Portland|
|Oregon City||OR||-||1||13.6089||75||12.9 miles|
|The Dalles||OR||-||1||11.3829||21||71.8 miles|