Top Oregon Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 23 top community colleges located throughout Oregon (20 public colleges and 3 private colleges), serving 121,951 students. For Oregon community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,223 per year for in-state students and $8,497 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,361 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Oregon community colleges have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 34% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 28:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(OR) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
4%
Hispanic
10%
Black
2%
White
66%
Two or more races
3%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
13%

Top Oregon Community Colleges by Town (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 2411 NW Carden Ave
    Pendleton OR  97801
    (541)276-1260

    1,731 students
  • Carrington College-Portland
    Private, for profit
    2004 Lloyd Center, 3rd Floor
    Portland OR  97232
    (503)761-6100

    100 students
  • 2600 NW College Way
    Bend OR  97701
    (541)383-7500

    10,565 students
  • 4000 Lancaster Dr NE
    Salem OR  97305
    5033995000

    10,571 students
  • 19600 Molalla Ave
    Oregon City OR  97045
    (503)594-6000

    7,302 students
  • 1651 Lexington Avenue
    Astoria OR  97103
    (503)325-0910

    857 students
  • 400 E Scenic Dr
    The Dalles OR  97058
    (541)506-6000

    991 students
  • 1425 NE Irving Street, Bldg 300
    Portland OR  97232
    (503)281-4181

    804 students
  • 600 SW 10th, Suite 400
    Portland OR  97205
    (503)222-3225

    161 students
  • 7390 South Sixth Street
    Klamath Falls OR  97603
    (541)882-3521

    1,343 students
  • 4000 E 30th Ave
    Eugene OR  97405
    5414633000

    26,215 students
  • 600 SW 10th Avenue, Suite 500
    Portland OR  97205
    (503)223-2245

    452 students
  • 6500 Pacific Blvd SW
    Albany OR  97321
    (541)917-4999

    5,314 students
  • 26000 SE Stark St
    Gresham OR  97030
    5034916422

    9,276 students
  • 400 SE College Way
    South Beach OR  97366
    (541)265-2283

    489 students
  • 2600 NW College Way Cascades Hall
    Bend OR  97701
    (541)322-3100

    980 students
  • 27501 SW Parkway Ave
    Wilsonville OR  97070
    (503)682-3903

    1,195 students
  • 12000 SW 49th Avenue
    Portland OR  97219
    (971)722-6111

    30,929 students
  • 3345 Redwood Hwy
    Grants Pass OR  97527
    (541)956-7501

    5,099 students
  • 1988 Newmark Ave
    Coos Bay OR  97420
    (541)888-2525

    2,316 students
  • 4301 Third St.
    Tillamook OR  97141
    (503)842-8222

    473 students
  • 650 College Blvd
    Ontario OR  97914
    (541)881-8822

    2,396 students
  • 1140 College Rd.
    Roseburg OR  97470
    (541)440-4600

    2,392 students
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