Southern Oregon University

Southern Oregon University

Location: Ashland, OR

Geography: Beautiful scenery; mountains, rivers, hills. Art-oriented city just north of California border. Home of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Ashland population 21,000. Medford is 15 minutes to the north.

Enrollment Size: 6,200

Campus Size: 175 acres

Sports: Frontier Conference (football) and Cascade Collegiate Conference (cross country, basketball, wrestling, soccer, softball, track and field, volleyball

Special Features: Great college for nature lovers. Over 30 majors and 14 pre-professional programs. Majors in Art, Biology, Business, Chemstry, Communication, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Development, Economics, Elementary Education, Emerging Media and Digital Arts, English, Environmental Science, Financial Mathematics, Health and Physical Education, History, Human Service, Innovation and Leadership. Interdisciplinary Studies, International Studies, Language and Culture - Spanish, Outdoor Adventure Leadership, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology and Anthropology, Theater Arts. Pre-professional programs: Chiropractic Medicine, Dental Hygiene, Dentistry, Law, Medical Technology, Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physican's Assistant, Psychology/Counseling/Social Work, Veterinary Medicine. Graduate programs in Business, Education, Environmental Education, French, Interdisciplinary Studies, Counseling, Music, Spanish, Special Education, Teaching, Theater Production and Design.

GPA: 3.3 average; minimum 3.0 and C- or better in core subjects

SAT: 1,110 composite average

ACT: 22 average

Acceptance Rate: 77%

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Cost: $21,063

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