University of Western States in Portland

Portland, OR

University of Western States offers 15-degree programs and 6 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 16:1. 1 high safety campus. 47.3% are women, and 52.7% are men. 2% percents of international students. Average salary after attending is $46,100, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in 2 years.

Finance

Types of financial aids

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41 of University of Western States undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 56 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes University of Western States number 76 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Oregon.

Students at University of Western States awarded 2 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal student loans.

Salary After Attending

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$46,100

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Recognized student veteran organization

Disability services

0%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in University of Western States.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at University of Western States is 16:1, that means that for every 16 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

16:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

16
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2%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In University of Western States the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at University of Western States and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in U.S., but not in Oregon.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on University of Western States

The campus located by 2900 Ne 132Nd Ave address in Portland, Oregon.

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University of Western States in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of University of Western States with 0.28% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on University of Western States are burglary and motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

University of Western States offers 15 programs in total: 6 are for Master's degree, 3 - for Bachelor's degree, and 3 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 33 universities in Multnomah county. University of Western States is one of the few institutions in Multnomah that offers a Bachelor's degree program.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 6 distance education programs that are provided in the University of Western States: 6 are for Master's degree.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Oregon state average data to help you compare.

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University of Western States provides coursework for undergraduate students, graduate students and students with doctors professional practice.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 71 students with 3217 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 66 with 2366 credit hours. The doctors professional practice enrollment was 394 students.

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Location & Website

Address: 2900 NE 132nd Ave

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Quarter

General Phone Number: +5032563180

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: https://uws.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

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Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page

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