Established in 1887, the Oregon Health & Science University is a non-profit public specialized higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Portland (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Oregon. This institution also has branch campuses in LaGrande, Klamath Falls, Ashland and Monmouth. Officially accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. The acceptance rate range is 0-9% making this US higher education organization an extremely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. OHSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Oregon Health & Science University|
|Motto||Where Healing, Teaching and Discovery Come Together
|Address||3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road
|Tel||+1 (503) 494 8311|
|Other locations||LaGrande, Klamath Falls, Ashland and Monmouth|
The following uniRank Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This uniRank table aims to help quickly identify the Oregon Health & Science University's academic range and degree level offering.
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What are University programs and courses? University programs and courses are academic programs of study offered by universities, colleges and other higher education institutions. These programs and courses are designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in a particular field of study or career. In many countries, the terms "university courses" and "university programs" are used interchangeably whereas in the US university programs usually consist of a set of required courses that cover the fundamental concepts and principles of a field of study, as well as a selection of elective courses that allow students to specialize in a particular area of interest.
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Yearly tuition refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. This uniRank Tuition Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students (local and international students) and 2 degree levels (undergraduate and postgraduate degrees) and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at the Oregon Health & Science University. However, the cost of yearly tuition can vary widely depending on the Oregon Health & Science University's program of study, the specific type of degree, the student's residency status and other criteria. Moreover, tuition is just one component of the overall cost of attending university. Other expenses, such as room and board, textbooks and personal expenses can add significantly to the total cost of attendance and depends on the United States's cost of living.
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Admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Admission policies may change by country, type of higher education institution and the specific programs or majors offered by the institution. Prospective students should carefully review the admission policies and requirements of each institution they are considering to determine their eligibility and, if the institution is selective and does not have an open admission policy, prepare a strong application.
uniRank publishes below an overview of the most important information about the Oregon Health & Science University's admission policy and statistics.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
The Oregon Health & Science University's acceptance rate range is 0-9% making this institution an extremely selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
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University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university or assessing its value. Here are some potential reasons why:
Overall, the importance of university size and profile can vary depending on the student's individual goals, beliefs and priorities. It is important to consider these factors along with other important criteria, such as academic programs, location, cost and university culture.
uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for the Oregon Health & Science University.
The Oregon Health & Science University has a student enrollment range of 2,000-2,999 making it a small-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 2,500-2,999 academic employees (Faculty).
The Oregon Health & Science University is a public higher education institution.
The Oregon Health & Science University is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution adopts a Quarters type of academic calendar.
This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
The Oregon Health & Science University does not have any religious affiliation.
The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education is a framework for categorizing colleges and universities in the United States. The classification was first created by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in 1970, and it has been updated periodically since then. The Carnegie Classification is based on a set of criteria, such as the level and types of degrees offered, research activity and enrollment size. Institutions are classified into one of several categories based on these criteria, ranging from "doctoral universities" with very high research activity to "special focus institutions" that primarily award degrees in a specific field, such as the arts or health professions. The Carnegie Classification provides a common language for describing colleges and universities based on key characteristics and it allows for comparisons between institutions within and across categories.
uniRank provides below the official Oregon Health & Science University's Carnegie classification.
|Basic Classification||Special Focus Four-Year: Research Institutions|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Majority graduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, higher part-time institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, high graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Research Doctoral: STEM-dominant|
What are University facilities and services and what facilities and services does the Oregon Health & Science University offer? University facilities and services refer to the physical infrastructure and resources provided by a university to support its academic and research activities, as well as the well-being of its students, faculty and staff. Some examples of university facilities and services are classrooms and lecture halls, libraries, laboratories, housing, dining services, health services, sports and fitness facilities, financial aids, career or academic counseling services, technology and computing resources, distance learning and study abroad services.
uniRank provides below an overview of the facilities and services offered by the Oregon Health & Science University.
This institution has a physical Library for its students.
Oregon Health & Science University's library does not have any external branch. The library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium, etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2021 the library reported 77,495 physical volumes, 442 physical media, 73,696 digital/electronic media and 139 licensed digital/electronic databases. The library is managed by a total number of 29 full-time employees, including 11 librarians. Oregon Health & Science University's library has a total library expenditure greater than $100,000 per year. Source: IPDES.
This institution offers one or more types of financial aid (i.e. scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid, etc.) for eligible students.
This higher education institution offers a distance learning mode for some programs or courses. In particular, this institution offers some courses via distance education at the undergraduate level and at the graduate level. Source: IPDES.
This institution provides students with guidance and support in their academic pursuits.
This institution has an institutional hospital that is owned and operated by the university. Institutional hospitals are typically affiliated with medical schools and provide a range of medical services to patients, while also serving as a teaching hospital for medical students and residents.
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There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system:
uniRank provides, for each University, the name of the organization that has officially granted institutional legal recognition or accreditation. For some Universities uniRank also provides a list of programmatic or specialized accreditations that, however, might be not complete or up-to-date.
The Oregon Health & Science University is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
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University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons:
Overall, university memberships and affiliations can provide a range of benefits for Universities and its stakeholders (students, faculty and staff), including collaboration and networking opportunities, access to resources, quality assurance, recognition, reputation and internationalization.
uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Oregon Health & Science University's memberships and affiliations; however, the list might be not complete or up-to-date. Please contact or refer to the Oregon Health & Science University's website for a comprehensive list.
Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following:
Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.
uniRank provides below a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Oregon Health & Science University's organizational structure.
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This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education.
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Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Here are some ways in which the official Oregon Health & Science University's social media channels can help potential students to understand and assess this or any university:
Overall, social media can provide valuable insights to prospective students and other stakeholders into the Oregon Health & Science University's profile and level of engagement.
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