Portland, OR (population: 573,530) has four educational psychology schools within its city limits. Lewis & Clark College, the highest ranked school in the city with an educational psychology program, has a total student population of 3,523. It is the 127th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Oregon (#1 is Reed College). To learn more about educational psychology programs in Portland, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of educational psychology professors at Lewis & Clark College such as Mark Becker, William Cole, Janet Davidson, Brian Detweiler-Bedell, Jerusha Detweiler-Bedell, and Brynna Hurwitz.
Educational Psychology students from Portland schools who go on to become educational psychologists, child psychologists, psychologists, educational counselors, 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 4 educational psychology schools in Portland, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lewis & Clark College comes out as the most expensive ($28,753/yr) for educational psychology students, with Warner Pacific College as the lowest, reported at only $17,637/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|