|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||21:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,200 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Southern Oregon University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,766 applications and 2,163 students were granted admission. Southern Oregon University is at the #76 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 38% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 79% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||900 to 1130|
|ACT||19 to 25|
Southern Oregon University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $21,460 and in-state students paid $6,813.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Southern Oregon University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 40% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,286 (which is 3.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Southern Oregon University in 2016-2017, was 398, which is 53% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,676 (which is 7.1% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Southern Oregon University has enrolled a total of 6,243 students (3,912 students full-time and 2,331 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 6,243 students, 546 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and 5,607 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 636 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 379 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 28%
Two or more races: 7%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Black/African American: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Southern Oregon University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||23%||249||51|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||6%||66|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||31|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||2%||21|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||2%||21|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||0%||4|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Southern Oregon University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Southern Oregon University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,500. Last year, out of the total 1,465 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,304 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,853 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,594 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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