University of Western States Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5240 of 14,131 In the World
#1452 of 2,597 In North America
#1371 of 2,496 In the United States
#16 of 31 In Oregon
#6 of 15 In Portland
#1022 of 1,549 For Physical Therapy
#2797 of 4,739 For Medicine

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
94%
Undergraduates
41
Graduates
1,154
Male:Female Ratio
40:60
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.uws.edu

University of Western States Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

144 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

682 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 634 (53%)
Nonresident Alien 258 (22%)
Two or more races 104 (9%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 72 (6%)
Asian 47 (4%)
Black or African American 39 (3%)
Hispanic 34 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 3 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 2 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

Graduates
Tuition in-district $9,450
Tuition in-state $9,450
Tuition out-of-state $9,450
Fee in-district $150
Fee in-state $150
Fee out-of-state $150

University of Western States Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Chiropractic 163
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 110
Clinical Nutrition & Nutritionist 100
Athletic Training & Trainer 52
Sports Studies 12 20
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 2
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 1
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 1
Grand Total 110 167 184

Publications & Citations

Publications
162
Citations
6,644

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
142 / 6,264
Physical Therapy
59 / 5,042
Health Science
36 / 2,054
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
28 / 965
Psychology
28 / 701
Family medicine
27 / 697
Sports Medicine
23 / 1,076
Healthcare Management (MHA)
21 / 404
Public Health
14 / 402
Computer Science
14 / 418
Biology
11 / 360
Demography
10 / 95
Occupational Therapy
10 / 116
Anatomy and Physiology
9 / 43
Surgery
9 / 222
Business
7 / 91
Sports / Exercise science
6 / 804
Psychiatry
6 / 275
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
5 / 185
Nursing
5 / 23
Communications and Public Relations
4 / 13
Neuroscience
4 / 170
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
3 / 12
Mathematics
3 / 39
Critical Care Nursing
3 / 9
Pediatrics
3 / 5
Orthodontics
3 / 74
Gerontology
2 / 16
Library and Information science
2 / 0
Child Psychology
2 / 95
Chemistry
2 / 5
Sociology
2 / 1
Marketing
2 / 9
Statistics
2 / 28
Pharmacology
2 / 130
Clinical Psychology
2 / 92
Pathology
2 / 22
Occupational Safety and Health
2 / 23
Epidemiology
2 / 91
Gender Studies
1 / 1

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 1
1992 6 3
1993 4 1
1994 5 12
1995 6 29
1996 1 46
1997 2 37
1998 3 46
1999 2 59
2000 1 84
2001 5 78
2002 2 101
2003 2 151
2004 8 148
2005 5 256
2006 7 315
2007 7 326
2008 5 425
2009 5 440
2010 11 595
2011 6 565
2012 8 591
2013 5 549
2014 10 617
2015 12 514
2016 11 598
2017 12 490
2018 12 402
2019 12 356
2020 8 467
2021 6 583

General info

Alternative names UWS
Western States Chiropractic College
WSCC
Western States
Founded 1904
Motto For the good of the patient
Colors purple, gold
Academic Calendar September to June. Also Summer Session (July - September)
Total FTE staff 199
Carnegie Classification Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools

Location and Contacts

Address 8000 NE Tillamook Street
Portland, Oregon, 97213
United States
City population 653,000
Phone 5032563180
Fax +1 (503) 251 5723

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