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Dentistry Schools in Oregon

72 students earned Dentistry degrees in Oregon in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Dentistry is the 21st most popular major in the state out of a total 32 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Dentistry Majors in Oregon

Dentistry majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 72
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 72
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 72

Gender Distribution

In Oregon, a dentistry major is more popular with men than with women.

Dentistry Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of dentistry majors in Oregon is as follows:

  • Asian: 25.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.6%
  • White: 61.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 6.9%
Dentistry Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dentistry Grads in Oregon

In this state, there are 5,640 people employed in jobs related to a dentistry degree, compared to 312,480 nationwide.

Dentistry Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Dentistry Jobs in Oregon

In this state, dentistry grads earn an average of $145,380. Nationwide, they make an average of $122,320.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

72 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,017 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 61%. The student loan default rate of 0.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $80,000 after graduation.

Dentistry Careers in OR

Some of the careers dentistry majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 30% $122,630
Dentists 14% $179,490

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to dentistry.

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Nursing 1,627
Allied Health Services 1,038
Allied Health Professions 901
Public Health 694
Health/Medical Admin Services 630
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 487
Dental Support Services 453
Alternative Medicine & Systems 377

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