Pendleton, OR has six entertainment business schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Eastern Oregon University, the highest ranked school in this group with an entertainment business program, has a total student population of 3,957. It is the 657th highest ranked school in the USA and the 9th highest in the state of Oregon (#1 is Reed College). To learn more about entertainment business programs in Pendleton, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of entertainment business professors at Eastern Oregon University such as Ted Atkinson, Doug Briney, Shari Carpenter, Steve Clements, Bob Costi, and Kari Day.
Entertainment Business students from Pendleton schools who go on to become entertainment business workers, entertainers, entertainment business consultants, entertainment business specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 45,080 people working as entertainment attendants and related workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $21,020. Also, Set and exhibit designers make on average $50,600 per year and there are about 7,940 of them employed in the US today.
Pendleton lies in Umatilla county, which is one of the 16 counties in Oregon. Overall, the Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area has 122,700 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $17.33/hr average worker wage, and a $36,050 average annual salary.
Of the 6 entertainment business schools with a 100-mile radius of Pendleton, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Walla Walla University comes out as the most expensive ($20,493/yr) for entertainment business students, with Columbia Basin College as the lowest, reported at only $7,051/yr.