Overview

Student Population
25,711
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
Level of Study 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 6,743 prospective students applied, and 6,082 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,876 enrolled in the school.  16,776 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 8,935 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,695 plus fees of $1,410. Portland State University is ranked 1029 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Average 
Portland State University overview
SAT 1010/1230
ACT 18/25
GPA 3.38
Applications Accepted
90.2% 
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Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Oregon Resident Tuition
$7,695
In State Costs for Portland State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,263
Other Fees$1,410
Room and Board $13,215
Budget for Other Expenses$2,502
Total One Year Cost$26,085
Out of State Tuition
$26,027
Out of State Costs for Portland State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,263
Other Fees$1,410
Room and Board $13,215
Budget for Other Expenses$2,502
Total One Year Cost$44,417

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.