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Western Oregon University

Western Oregon University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Monmouth, OR. The 2019 average net price at Western Oregon University is $15,496. Acceptance rate is 84.47%. The school has a total enrollment of 5,185.

Mission Statement



Logo of Western Oregon University
Major Airport
Location: Monmouth, OR
Student Body: 5,185
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.wou.edu
Acceptance Rate: 84.47%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 84.47%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $60
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $8,391
Out of State/International Tuition: $24,615
In State Grad Tuition: $14,796
Out of State Grad Tuition: $24,156
Room and Board: $10,389
Books and Supplies: $1,299
Other Fees: $1,806
Net Price In-District/State: $15,496
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 817
  • Men / Women Ratio: 300 / 517
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 61
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 6
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Not Considered
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Education: 30%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 10%
  • Psychology: 8%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 7%
  • Protective Services: 7%

Academic Programs

Western Oregon University offers 220 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Education. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsWestern Oregon University offers 72 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsWestern Oregon University offers 72 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Certificate ProgramsWestern Oregon University offers 72 Certificate Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 44%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 46%
  • 1st Year Retention: 72%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $37,400
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 5,185
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 62%
  • Hispanic Students: 15%
  • Non-resident, alien: 7%
  • Asian Students: 4%
  • Unknown: 4%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: 3%
  • Black Students: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: 2%
  • Two or more races: <1%