Located in the Pacific Northwest, Oregon shares borders with Washington to the north, Idaho and Nevada to the east, California to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the west. The state capital is Salem, while Portland is the largest city. Other cities include Eugene, Gresham, Hillsboro and Beaverton.
Major industries in the state include advanced manufacturing, clean technology, forestry and wood products, high technology, tourism, and outdoor gear. Oregon is the largest lumber producer in the world. Half the state is covered in forest.
The Oregon State Board of Higher Education governs the Oregon University System and its universities.
Below are some of the popular colleges in the state. You can also use our college finder search tool to find the right college for you based on your preferred area of study.
For a full list of accredited colleges and universities in Oregon, contact the Oregon State Board of Higher Education.
|College||Popular Majors||Type of Institution||Enrollment|
|Lewis & Clark College||International Affairs,Psychology,Sociology/ Anthropology||Private||>10,000||Request Info|
|George Fox University||Business,Health,Interdisciplinary Studies||Private||>10,000||Request Info|
|Oregon Institute of Technology||Business,Engineering,Health||Public||>10,000||Request Info|
|Portland State University||Business,Liberal Arts,Social Sciences||Public||>10,000||Request Info|
|Oregon State University||Business Administration,Human Development/ Family Studies,Liberal Studies||Public||>10,000||Request Info|
|University of Oregon||Interdisciplinary Studies,Nursing,Psychology||Public||>10,000||Request Info|