The institutions listed on this page have ODA-approved campus-based degree programs in the State of Oregon. Institution Contact Web Site Accreditor Concordia University-Portland2811 NE Holman StreetPortland, OR 97211-6099Phone: 503-288-9371 Charles SchlimpertPresident NW  Corban University5000 Deer Park Dr SESalem, OR  97317-9392Phone: 503-581-8600 Sheldon NordPresident NW  Embry Riddle Aeronautical University9600 NE Cascades PkwySuite 201Portland, OR 97220Phone: 503-288-8690 Jenifer StevensCampus […]

Every school must have approval to offer courses, services, or other activities for college credit in Oregon, even when the college is regionally or nationally accredited, and regardless of whether these academic programs are offered at a campus or other site in Oregon, or to Oregon students via distance learning or online delivery from outside


As part of the Higher Education Coordinating Commission, the mission of our office is to assist Oregon students and their families in attaining a postsecondary education and to enhance the value, integrity, and diversity of Oregon’s college programs. The Office of Degree Authorization is required by statute to provide for the protection of the citizens of Oregon

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Discover the many possibilities of volunteering at OSAC! A volunteer may help: Prepare mailings Collate materials Serve on a scholarship selection committee. Of the nearly 500 private scholarship programs available through our application, 15-20% will be selected and awarded by the all-volunteer, OSAC Selection Committee. Review transcripts for scholarship applications OSAC receives over 15,000 scholarship

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Through the generous support of private individuals, foundations, employers, membership organizations, nonprofit organizations, and banking institutions, Oregon students benefit from the millions of dollars dedicated to scholarship awards. OSAC salutes the charitable spirit of these generous donors and acknowledge their support and scholarship programs below. For complete scholarship descriptions, visit the online scholarship catalog. Go to the

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OSAC has long partnered with the Oregon Community Foundation (OCF) and The Ford Family Foundation to administer their scholarship programs. The Oregon Community Foundation, a leading philanthropic force in Oregon since 1973, is building a permanent endowment now reaching over one billion dollars for the future of the state. A partnership with OCF has provided Oregon students with over

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OSAC professionals can work closely with you to ensure that your assets may be used to open doors for Oregon students. Options beyond the donation of actual dollars for scholarships include: 1.Stock Transfers from Publicly Traded Companies. We can facilitate the transfer of stock(s) or bond(s) using the services of a brokerage firm with whom we

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