2021 Top Oregon Men's D3 Basketball Schools
When pursuing a degree in today's world, student athletes have many different options to choose from. At College Factual, we're committed to helping you make that decision by providing information such as that found in our Best Colleges for Division III Men's Basketball in Oregon ranking.
We analyzed 5 colleges and universities across Oregon to determine which were the best for D3 Men's Basketball athletes in Oregon. Instead of depending on subjective information, we focus on objective factors to determine this ranking. These factors include such things as the athletic competitiveness of the school and the school's overall quality. This means that a school must provide students with a great education in addition to having a good sports team if it wants to rank well.
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Top Colleges in Oregon for D3 Men's Basketball athletes in Oregon
See which schools came out on top of our ranking:
Our 2021 rankings named Linfield University - McMinnville Campus the best school for D3 Men’s Basketball athletes in Oregon working on their bachelor’s degree. Linfield is located in McMinnville, Oregon and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 338 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.
The team at Linfield took home $212,728 in revenue and paid out $209,133 in expenses in recent times. That boils down to a yearly profit of $3,595 for the sports team.Request Information
You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Pacific University. It ranked #2 on our 2021 Best Colleges for D3 Men’s Basketball athletes in Oregon list. Pacific University is a small private not-for-profit school located in Forest Grove, Oregon that handed out 519 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
Speaking financially, the D3 Men’s Basketball team at Pacific took home $270,938 in revenue.Request Information
You’ll join some of the best athletes around if you attend Lewis & Clark College. The school came in at #3 in this year’s ranking. Lewis and Clark College is located in Portland, Oregon and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 567 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.
On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Basketball team at Lewis and Clark College made $191,464 in revenue.
Lewis and Clark College also took the #5 spot in our overall quality rankings.Request Information
Out of the 5 schools in Oregon that were part of this year’s ranking, George Fox University landed the #4 spot on the list. This small private not-for-profit school is located in Newberg, Oregon, and it awarded 718 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
GFU brought in $222,905 while tallying up $216,883 in expenses for its D3 Men’s Basketball team. So, the team made money for the school, bringing in $6,022 in profit.Request Information
You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Willamette University. It ranked #5 on our 2021 Best Colleges for D3 Men’s Basketball athletes in Oregon list. Willamette is a private not-for-profit institution located in Salem, Oregon. The school has a small population, and it awarded 513 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
The D3 Men’s Basketball team at Willamette brought home $233,456 in revenue in a single year.
With a freshman retention rate of 86%, the school does an excellent job of retaining its students. Willamette also took the #3 spot in our overall quality rankings.Request Information
Notes and References
*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 5 schools only.
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of our data about colleges.
- Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
- The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
- Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.
More about our data sources and methodologies.