#2167 Overall Influence #781 Desirability Rank

Southern Oregon University

Public liberal arts college in Ashland, Oregon, U.S.

From Wikipedia

Southern Oregon University is a public university in Ashland, Oregon. It was founded in 1872 as the Ashland Academy, has been in its current location since 1926, and was known by nine other names before assuming its current name in 1997. Its Ashland campus – just 14 miles from Oregon’s border with California – encompasses 175 acres. Five of SOU’s newest facilities have achieved LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. SOU is headquarters for Jefferson Public Radio and public access station Rogue Valley Community Television. The university has been governed since 2015 by the SOU Board of Trustees.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,320

Acceptance

90%

Graduation Rate

47%

Median SAT Score

1090

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$8,820

Fees (in-state)

$2,097

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$43,400

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

4K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1250 Siskiyou Blvd, Ashland OR 97520

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

39 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

What is Southern Oregon University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#860 World Rank
Education
#1262 World Rank
Business
#1420 World Rank
Political Science
#882 World Rank
Communications
#1577 World Rank
History
#1846 World Rank
Mathematics
#2147 World Rank
Literature
#3445 World Rank
Medical
#720 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3004 World Rank
Computer Science
#3747 World Rank
Biology
#2530 World Rank
Chemistry
#2617 World Rank
Physics
#2232 World Rank
Psychology
#2361 World Rank
Sociology
#5626 World Rank
Economics
#2331 World Rank
Anthropology
#3512 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#1184 World Rank
Nursing
#1664 World Rank
Law
#2225 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2339 World Rank
Philosophy
#2558 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2753 World Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are Southern Oregon University's Most influential alumni?

Southern Oregon University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Education, and Communications

Keith Gigliello

Researcher, ORCID id # 0000-0002-9237-5859

Maureen Higgs

Researcher

Brian Thoroman

Researcher

Brian Thoroman

Researcher

Deidre R Krupp

Researcher

Adam N Raegen

Researcher

Michael J. Workman

Researcher

Nick Stepovich

American former politician

Mark A. Pingle

Economist

Kyra Zagorsky

Kyra Zagorsky

American actress

Pam Marsh

American Democratic politician currently serving in the Oregon House of Representatives

Clayton Klein

American politician