University of Portland
The University of Portland is Oregon’s only comprehensive university with schools of business, education, engineering, nursing, a college of arts and sciences, and a graduate school. There are more than 40 undergraduate programs and 30 minors, as well as 18 graduate programs, and more than 1,300 courses. The University features small class settings (12:1 student-faculty ratio) and award-winning faculty. The University was recognized as the top producer of Fulbright U. S. Students in the nation among master’s level institutions, according to an annual study by the Chronicle of Higher Education. Strategically placed in Portland, students can be in downtown in 10 minutes, while also only being 20 minutes from the airport, 104km from Mt. Hood and 125km to the Pacific Ocean.