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Western Oregon University

Western Oregon University

345 North Monmouth Ave
Monmouth, OR 97361-1394
(503) 838-8000

Western Oregon University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1856. This school is located in town of Monmouth, Oregon. This liberal arts college is the the fourth oldest and the 12th largest institution in the state of Oregon. It offers students five certificates, 39 bachelors level degrees, and 20 degrees at the masters level. In 2010, 6,229 students pursued degrees from the 50 programs at this liberal arts college. It offers subjects such as teaching and counseling. This mid-sized school is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. This liberal arts college is one of 10 liberal arts colleges in Oregon.

Admission

2,356 students applied to this liberal arts college in 2010. This school admitted about 87% of applicants or 2,050 students. About 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,356 students applied to this liberal arts college in 2010. This school admitted about 87% of applicants or 2,050 students. About 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 87%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 90%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 84%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this liberal arts college enrolled 6,229 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this liberal arts college enrolled 6,229 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2492
  • Total Enrolled Female: 3737
  • Undergraduate Male: 2232
  • Undergraduate Female: 3083
  • Graduate Male: 256
  • Graduate Female: 658

Faculty Demographics

WOU employs 452 instructors. 229 out of 452 faculty are full-time, approximately half of the faculty are part-time, and about 47% of instructors are men.

Faculty Demographics

WOU employs 452 instructors. 229 out of 452 faculty are full-time, approximately half of the faculty are part-time, and about 47% of instructors are men.

  • Male: 215
  • Female: 237
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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