Nursing Schools in Oregon

The state of Oregon is home to 31 nursing schools. This year (2018) we evaluated 27 schools and our ranking system identified the following nursing schools as the best in Oregon.

NursingExplorer ranking system is statistical. We use the following factors when evaluating schools: NCLEX pass rates, programmatic and institutional accreditations. Learn more about our nursing schools ranking system here.

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Complete List of Nursing Schools in Oregon

Listed below are all nursing schools in Oregon. Please use the sort feature to view which schools have top RN and LPN programs along with their corresponding average NCLEX pass rates. Click on each school's name to view more detail about the school.

There are a total of 31 nursing schools in the state of Oregon. And according to our database 1 schools have been closed permanently.

Institution RN PN RN PN
Clatsop Community College
Location: Astoria, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN LPN to ADN
2978.3% 83.3%
1
10
Clackamas Community College
Location: Oregon City, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
97.4%
2
Central Oregon Community College
Location: Bend, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN LPN to ADN
96.8% 95.2%
3
4
Lane Community College
Location: Eugene, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
96.4% 89.3%
4
6
Chemeketa Community College
Location: Salem, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
95.8% 99.1%
5
2
Linn-Benton Community College
Location: Albany, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
95.4%
6
Oregon Health & Science University
Location: Portland, OR
Programs offered: BSN Masters Doctoral RN to BSN Accelerated BSN
95.0%
7
Blue Mountain Community College
Location: Pendleton, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
94.7%
8
Portland Community College
Location: Portland, OR
Programs offered: ADN
94.7%
8
Rogue Community College
Location: Grants Pass, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN LPN to ADN
94.3%
9
Eastern Oregon University
Location: La Grande, OR
Programs offered: BSN
93.6%
10
Concordia University-Portland
Location: Portland, OR
Programs offered: BSN
92.9% 11
Oregon Institute of Technology
Location: Klamath Falls, OR
Programs offered: BSN
92.4% 12
Oregon Coast Community College
Location: Newport, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
92.2% 100.0% 13
1
Southwestern Oregon Community College
Location: Coos Bay, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
89.6% 14
Mt Hood Community College
Location: Gresham, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
89.0% 85.9% 15
8
Columbia Gorge Community College
Location: The Dalles, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
87.2% 95.8% 16
3
Sumner College
Location: Portland, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
86.9% 83.0% 17 11
Linfield College-School of Nursing
Location: Portland, OR
Programs offered: BSN RN to BSN Accelerated BSN
84.5% 18
Treasure Valley Community College
Location: Ontario, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
83.6% 19
Umpqua Community College
Location: Roseburg, OR
Programs offered: ADN LPN
83.5% 91.1% 20
5
George Fox University
Location: Newberg, OR
Programs offered: BSN
82.8% 21
University of Portland
Location: Portland, OR
Programs offered: BSN Masters Doctoral
81.2% 22
Klamath Community College
Location: Klamath Falls, OR
Programs offered: LPN ADN
67.0% 23
Institute of Technology
Location: Salem, OR
Programs offered: LPN
88.1%
7
Pioneer Pacific College
Location: Wilsonville, OR
Programs offered: LPN
83.7%
9
Concorde Career College-Portland
Location: Portland, OR
Programs offered: LPN LPN to ADN
81.9% 12
Carrington College-Portland
Location: Portland, OR
Programs offered:
Southern Oregon University
Location: Ashland, OR
Programs offered: BSN
Pioneer Pacific College - Eugene
Location: Springfield, OR
Programs offered: LPN
Valley Medical College
Location: Salem, OR
Programs offered: LPN

Closed Nursing Schools/campuses

The following instructions are closed permanently.

ITT Technical Institute-Portland (Closed in 2016)
ADN

Oregon's NCLEX-RN pass rate Vs. National Average


Oregon's NCLEX-PN pass rate Vs. National Average