Oregon contains fourteen schools that offer massage therapy programs. Concorde Career Institute, the highest-ranking massage therapy school in OR, has a total student population of 720 and is the 1149th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 massage therapy schools in Oregon, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Anthem College-Portland comes out as the most expensive ($25,416/yr), with Mt Hood Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,174/yr.
Massage Therapy students from Oregon schools who go on to become licensed massage therapists, massage therapists, certified massage therapists, licensed massage practitioners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 55,920 people working as massage therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,780.
Also, within the massage therapy schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from massage therapy, 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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