Multnomah University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Multnomah University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 740 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1936 and is one of the 32 colleges located in Portland, Oregon.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
Fair
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at Multnomah University.

Multnomah University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Psychology, Education, English and Literature, and Political Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
70%
Fair
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Multnomah University student retention rate is fair at 70% (close to Oregon average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Multnomah University is below average - 50%.

Student to faculty ratio at Multnomah University is pretty good: 13:1. Find out more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,900
High
Average tuition cost is high - about $22,300 per year. The additional fees at Multnomah not covered by tuition are around $600; this comes to $22,900 annually.

Read the details about Multnomah 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
59%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 214 applications were submitted and 127 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

Multnomah University might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Multnomah in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Multnomah University provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Multnomah, 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
No
Multnomah University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime data, Multnomah University seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Multnomah University Location and Maps



Post Address: Multnomah University, 8435 NE Glisan St, Portland, Oregon 97220, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Multnomah University Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Multnomah University Location Map - City View

Read all information about Multnomah University:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions


Oregon Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Business
Read about 44 business schools in Portland, Salem, Eugene, McMinnville, Klamath Falls, Tigard, Corvallis, and 24 other cities. Approximately 4,400 business diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for business programs in OR: $21,800.

Education
Detailed information about 51 education schools in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Corvallis, McMinnville, Klamath Falls, Medford, and 29 other cities. About 7,900 education degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for education degree programs in OR is around $26,500.

English and Literature
We list 24 english and literature colleges in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Albany, McMinnville, Gresham, Corvallis, and 12 other cities. Around 1,200 english and literature diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition charges for english and literature degree programs in OR is around $29,100.

Foreign Languages
Our listing contains 17 foreign languages schools in Portland, McMinnville, Eugene, Salem, Albany, Newberg, Gresham, and 9 more cities. Approximately 700 foreign languages diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for foreign languages degree programs in OR is about $29,600.

History
Learn more about 22 history schools in Portland, Eugene, Salem, La Grande, Ashland, Monmouth, Gresham, and 11 other cities. About 500 history diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for history degree programs in OR is around $31,400.

Management
Read about 46 management schools in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Tigard, McMinnville, Klamath Falls, Ashland, and 24 more cities. About 4,700 management diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for management degree programs in OR is roughly $20,300.

Marketing and Advertising
We reviewed 27 marketing and advertising colleges in Portland, Eugene, Klamath Falls, McMinnville, The Dalles, Grants Pass, Oregon City, and 14 other cities. Around 900 marketing and advertising diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition cost for marketing and advertising programs in OR is roughly $24,400.

Political Science
We reviewed 17 political science colleges in Portland, Salem, Ashland, Ontario, McMinnville, Eugene, Albany, and 9 other cities. Around 900 political science diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for political science degree programs in OR is around $31,300.

Psychology
Our listing contains 29 psychology schools in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Ashland, La Grande, Tigard, Grants Pass, and 15 more cities. Around 2,500 psychology degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for psychology programs in OR is about $28,500.

Retailing and Wholesaling
We list 23 retailing and wholesaling colleges in Portland, Klamath Falls, Roseburg, Eugene, Oregon City, Bend, Gresham, and 15 more cities. About 300 retailing and wholesaling degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for retailing and wholesaling programs in OR is roughly $19,700.

Theology and Religion
Read about 17 theology and religion schools in Portland, Eugene, Salem, McMinnville, Corvallis, Newberg, Marylhurst, and Mount Angel. Approximately 600 theology and religion diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for theology and religion degree programs in OR is roughly $26,000.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges