Overview

Student Population
26,693
Portland State University overview
Location Portland, Oregon
Online pdx.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Portland State University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Portland, Oregon, Portland State University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,815 prospective students applied, and 6,300 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,929 enrolled in the school.  16,624 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 10,069 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,403 plus fees of $1,380. Portland State University is ranked 1057 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Average 
Portland State University overview
SAT 1070/1290
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.38
Applications Accepted
92.4% 
Portland State University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Oregon Resident Tuition
$7,403
In State Costs for Portland State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,263
Other Fees$1,380
Room and Board $12,831
Budget for Other Expenses$3,700
Total One Year Cost$26,577
Out of State Tuition
$24,750
Out of State Costs for Portland State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,263
Other Fees$1,380
Room and Board $12,831
Budget for Other Expenses$3,700
Total One Year Cost$43,924

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$48,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
38% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Portland State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Social Sciences 16%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 9%
Psychology 7%
Health Professions 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=209807 IPEDS survey data for Portland State University.