Oregon contains nine schools that offer pharmacy technician programs. Apollo College-Portland Inc, the highest-ranking pharmacy technician school in OR, has a total student population of 1,990 and is the 1540th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 pharmacy technician schools in Oregon, only 1 has 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 Chemeketa Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,817/yr.
Pharmacy Technician students from Oregon schools who go on to become pharmacy technicians, pharmacists, pharmacologists, pharmacy professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 331,890 people working as pharmacy technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $28,940.
Also, within the pharmacy technician schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from pharmacy technician, 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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