Oregon contains four schools that offer medicine programs. Portland State University, the highest-ranking medicine school in OR, has a total student population of 27,901 and is the 2547th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 medicine schools in Oregon, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Portland State University comes out as the most expensive ($11,824/yr), with Treasure Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,355/yr.
Medicine students from Oregon schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Oregon alone, there are 490 employed anesthesiologists earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Physicians and surgeons in this state earn $168,010/yr and there are 4,250 employed.
Also, within the medicine schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medicine, 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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