The Best Portland Colleges

Portland, Oregon area Colleges

There are 12 ranked colleges within the Portland city limits and 26 colleges within a 50 mile radius. Area colleges collectively enroll a total of 108,417 students. If you're looking for a large school, Portland State University enrolls the most students with 202 currently taking classes. In terms of affordability, Clark College offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the Portland area at $3,631 per year.

The top rated college in the area is University of Portland which is ranked #121 in the nation by CollegeSimply.

Also explore Portland area public, private, four year, public four year, community and junior colleges.

The Portland area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like University of Portland, Lewis & Clark College, Linfield University and George Fox University.


26 results

University of Portland
P
Portland, OR
University of Portland

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,999enrollment
  • $37,317net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1320SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

4 miles from Portland

Lewis & Clark College
L
Portland, OR
Lewis & Clark College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,157enrollment
  • $37,478net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1198-1380SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.85Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

6 miles from Portland

Linfield University
L
McMinnville, OR
Linfield University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Value in Oregon

  • 1,392enrollment
  • $28,517net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1210SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.64Avg Weighted GPA

35 miles from Portland

George Fox University
G
Newberg, OR
George Fox University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 4,106enrollment
  • $29,589net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1230SAT range
  • 19-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

22 miles from Portland

Pacific University
P
Forest Grove, OR
Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,808enrollment
  • $32,006net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1230SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

22 miles from Portland

Portland State University
P
Portland, OR
Portland State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Oregon

  • 23,640enrollment
  • $12,195net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1190SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

2 miles from Portland

Corban University
C
Salem, OR
 
Corban University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 1,160enrollment
  • $21,365net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 975-1185SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

48 miles from Portland

Chemeketa Community College
C
Salem, OR
Chemeketa Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,328enrollment
  • $6,640net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Portland

Clackamas Community College
C
Oregon City, OR
 
Clackamas Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,555enrollment
  • $4,782net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 24

15 miles from Portland

Concordia University Portland
C
Portland, OR
 
Concordia University Portland

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,342enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.24Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

2 miles from Portland

Marylhurst University
M
Marylhurst, OR
 
Marylhurst University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 743enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Portland

Mount Angel Seminary
M
Saint Benedict, OR
 
Mount Angel Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 127enrollment
  • $34,587net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

34 miles from Portland

Mt Hood Community College
M
Gresham, OR
 
Mt Hood Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,812enrollment
  • $6,472net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

12 miles from Portland

Multnomah University
M
Portland, OR
 
Multnomah University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 623enrollment
  • $30,407net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

2 miles from Portland

Oregon College of Art and Craft
O
Portland, OR
Oregon College of Art and Craft

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 137enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

6 miles from Portland

Pacific Northwest College of Art
P
Portland, OR
Pacific Northwest College of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 569enrollment
  • $35,205net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

2 miles from Portland

Portland Community College
P
Portland, OR
Portland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 22,904enrollment
  • $8,883net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

8 miles from Portland

Reed College
R
Portland, OR
Reed College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,385enrollment
  • $33,980net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

4 miles from Portland