Eastern Oregon University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Eastern Oregon University is a small four-year, public school with 3,490 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1929 and is the only school located in La Grande, Oregon.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
34
Fair
At Eastern Oregon University you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Eastern Oregon University follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 34 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, General Studies, and Sociology and Anthropology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Eastern Oregon University is low at 57% (way below Oregon average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Eastern Oregon University is very low - 26%. Around 18% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Eastern Oregon University is decent, 17:1. Find out more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,100
High
Average tuition prices are fairly high, around $16,600 per academic year. The additional fees at Eastern Oregon University not covered by tuition are about $1,500, which comes to $18,100 per year.

Read the details about Eastern Oregon University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
97%
Easy
According to government data, 994 applications were submitted and 967 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Eastern Oregon University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Eastern Oregon University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Eastern Oregon University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Eastern Oregon University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 400 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity.

Army ROTC programs are available at Eastern Oregon University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Eastern Oregon University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Eastern Oregon University Location and Maps



Post Address: Eastern Oregon University, One University Blvd, La Grande, Oregon 97850, USA
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