Oregon contains ten schools that offer pharmacy programs. Apollo College-Portland Inc, the highest-ranking pharmacy school in OR, has a total student population of 1,990 and is the 1540th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 pharmacy 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 students from Oregon schools who go on to become pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy professionals, pharmacist in charges, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 267,860 people working as pharmacists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $106,630. Also, Pharmacy aides make on average $22,330 per year and there are about 52,230 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Oregon alone, there are 120 employed pharmacy aides earning an average yearly salary of $23,370. Pharmacists in this state earn $110,040/yr and there are 3,510 employed.
Also, within the pharmacy schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from pharmacy, 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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