Portland, OR (population: 573,530) has two risk management schools within its city limits. Portland State University, the highest ranked school in the city with a risk management program, has a total student population of 27,901. It is the 2547th highest ranked school in the USA and the 29th highest in the state of Oregon (#1 is Reed College). To learn more about risk management programs in Portland, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of risk management professors at Portland State University such as Brenda Eichelberger, H. Thomas Johnson, William "Wally" Pfeiffer, and Ellen West.
Risk Management students from Portland schools who go on to become insurance professionals, insurance agents, insurance brokers, insurance consultants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Insurance appraisers, auto damage make on average $56,180 per year and there are about 10,960 of them employed in the US today.
Portland lies in Clackamas county, which is one of the 16 counties in Oregon. Overall, the Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton-WA area has 993,470 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.15/hr average worker wage, and a $46,080 average annual salary.
Of the 2 risk management schools in Portland, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heald Colllege-LLC-Portland comes out as the most expensive ($20,427/yr) for risk management students, with Portland State University as the lowest, reported at only $11,824/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Portland|
|Oregon City||OR||-||1||13.6089||75||12.9 miles|
|The Dalles||OR||-||1||11.3829||21||71.8 miles|