Oregon Universities See More Graduates

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon’s public universities had a record number of graduates last year.┬áBachelor’s degrees increased at all of Oregon’s seven public universities for the 2011 to 2012 school year.

Eastern Oregon and Western Oregon led the pack; Western Oregon University’s rate was at 21% and Eastern Oregon University was 15%. Graduation at Oregon State rose 13% and University of Oregon went up 12%.

Southern Oregon University’s degrees grew at the slowest rate at 2%.