Corban University

Corban University Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is Corban University Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Corban University was awarded 60 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is education.

Overall Quality

Corban is ranked #1,508 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Corban also holds the #15 spot on the Best Colleges in Oregon ranking.

See all of the rankings for Corban University.

Is It Hard to Get Into Corban?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Corban University is a competitive 48%, so make sure you take your application seriously when putting it together. Even leaving out a minor detail could be a reason to move you to the rejection pile.

Average Test Scores

About 38% of students accepted to Corban submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 490 and 610. Math scores were between 485 and 575.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Corban University  ( 490 to 610 )

SAT Math Scores for Corban University  ( 485 to 575 )
Corban received ACT scores from 16% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 17 and 24.

ACT Composite Scores for Corban University  ( 17 to 24 )

Learn more about Corban University admissions.

Corban University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1, Corban University is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Corban University is 39%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  39 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Corban University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 79% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Corban University enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  79 out of 100

Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At Corban the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 57%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  57 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Corban University.

Corban University Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 966 undergraduates at Corban with 820 being full-time and 146 being part-time.

How Much Does Corban University Cost?

The overall average net price of Corban is $24,931. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Corban

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$22,661 $22,872 $23,119 $25,359 $28,465

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Corban, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Corban, approximately 82% of students took out student loans averaging $5,980 a year. That adds up to $23,920 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Corban is 3.2%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Corban Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Corban with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $37,600 in their early years. This is about 6% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Corban University make the most money.

Location of Corban University

Corban University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Salem, Oregon. Salem is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Contact details for Corban are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 5000 Deer Park Dr Se, Salem, OR 97317-9392
Phone: 503-581-8600

Corban University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 21 majors graduated from Corban University. Of these students, 239 received undergraduate degrees and 78 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 49 $38,289
General Education 37 $40,855
General Psychology 23 $29,064
Interdisciplinary Studies 21 $28,960
General English Literature 20 $25,194
Health Sciences & Services 19 NA
Health & Physical Education 15 $29,685
Biblical Studies 10 NA
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 9 NA
Criminal Justice & Corrections 7 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Corban University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Corban

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 283 students took at least one online class at Corban University. This is an increase from the 203 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 283 75
2018-2019 203 115
2017-2018 237 139
2016-2017 179 103
2015-2016 211 136

Learn more about online learning at Corban University.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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