Portland State University
2,057 reviews
  1. Portland, OR
  2. 4 Year
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Portland State University Academics

About the Professors

Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Female Professors
46%
Male Professors
54%
Average Professor Salary
$105,012
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    3%
  • Asian American
    8%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    0%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    81%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
88%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.91 responses
Poll
77%
of students say professors care about their students' success.91 responses
Poll
79%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.91 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.91 responses

Quality of Education

Academics
B-
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and adddtional factors.
Graduation Rate
42%
National
47%
Full-Time Retention Rate
73%
Part-Time Retention Rate
41%
Academic Calendar
Quarter
Research Funding per Student
$2,943
National
$1,629
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

What Students Say About Education

Poll
Which statement(s) best describes the quality of education you're getting?
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98%
of students say they attend class.48 responses
48%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.48 responses
88%
of students say they do all their homework.48 responses
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