1,011
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Overview

Portland State University / College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is located in Portland, OR, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
(Certificate)
Master of Arts/Master of Science (MA/MS)
Master of Environmental Management (MEM)
Master of Science in Teaching (MST)
Professional Master of Science (PSM)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 288
Doctoral Degrees 34

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

983
Applied
397
Accepted
267
Enrolled
40%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

1,011
Total Graduate Students
38%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
61%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.01%
Black or African American 1.29%
White or Caucasian 72%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 3.46%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.4%
Two or more races 3.76%
Unknown 3.96%

Gender

Male (40%)
Female (59%)

Faculty

500
Total faculty
Full-time (337)
Part-time (163)
Male (257)
Female (243)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
15,643,367

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 751
Portland, OR  97207-0751
United States
Contact Dr. Karen Marrongelle
Dean
Phone: 503-725-5061
Fax: 503-725-3693