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Portland State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Portland, Oregon. Portland State ranked 194th in National Universities and 9th in Oregon Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 21,609 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Portland State's acceptance rate is 93.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Portland State University is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of Portland State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||724 SW Harrison, Portland, OR 97201|
|Net Price Calculator||www.pdx.edu/finaid/net-price-calculator|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of Portland State University is 93.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 22.01%. The application fees are $60 for undergraduate programs and $67 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||93.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||22.01 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$60|
|Graduate Application Fees||$67|
Tuition & Fees
Portland State's 2023 tuition & fees is $10,806 for Oregon residents and $29,706 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 8.23% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($27,447).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $16,854 for Oregon residents and $22,296 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition decreased by -7.13% compared to the last year's rate.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$10,806||$29,706|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$16,854||$22,296|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 21,609 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 2,812 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Portland State has 16,862 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 4,747 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services
Portland State offers 274 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Portland State
|Number of programs||274 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||Certificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year|
1 Year Certificate
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|