Oregon contains 20 schools that offer emergency management programs. Northwest Christian University, the highest-ranking emergency management school in OR, has a total student population of 557 and is the 582nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 20 emergency management schools in Oregon, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Portland comes out as the most expensive ($26,906/yr), with Clackamas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,722/yr.
Emergency Management students from Oregon schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Oregon alone, there are 3,930 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $70,420. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $66,760/yr and there are 120 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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