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Overview

Oregon State University (OSU), a co-educational public university founded in 1868, is the largest university in the state with more than 28,000 students enrolled. The land-grant, sea-grant, space-grant and sun-grant university offers more than more than 200 undergraduate degree programs as well as a number of graduate and doctoral programs through 13 colleges and schools. While OSU ECampus was formed in 2002, OSU's history of distance education began in the 1930s with pioneering programs delivered in Portland, OR, and the Oregon coast. Designed and developed by OSU faculty, the ECampus' courses feature a rigorous, flexible curriculum following an asynchronous format. Known as a leader in online STEM programs, OSU ECampus provides students with an interactive learning environment and the opportunity to complete their degree fully online. OSU ECampus offers more than 40 online degree and about 1,000 online courses.

Oregon State University Recognized as an Online College Leader

TBS has recognized OSU Ecampus as a leader of online education in the area of liberal arts & humanities for having several ranking online programs in this area, offered through the following OSU schools and colleges:

School of Language, Culture, and Society

The School of Language, Culture, and Society, part of the College of Liberal Arts at Oregon State University, offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates in diverse fields of study. Students may pursue degrees in topics such as anthropology, queer studies, ethnic studies, women and gender studies, and world languages and cultures. Through a balanced liberal arts core and niche courses, the programs prepare students for career advancement in their chosen field of study, as well as applying their knowledge and skills in outside fields. With online degree programs, professional experience opportunities, and research labs and centers, the department provides flexible opportunities for students to grow and advance.

Through the Oregon State Ecampus, the School of Language, Culture, and Society offers an online degree program featured in the following rankings

School of History, Philosophy, and Religion

The School of History, Philosophy, and Religion, part of the College of Liberal Arts at Oregon State University, offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates in three main fields of study. Students interested in critical thought and understanding human development over time may study subjects such as ethics, medical humanities, religion and culture, history, applied ethics, and interdisciplinary studies. Through curricula that balance theory and application, the programs prepare students for success in their chosen fields and beyond. With online degree programs, professional experience opportunities, and research labs and centers the department provides flexible opportunities for develop critical approaches to understanding contemporary issues.

Through the Oregon State Ecampus, the School of History, Philosophy, and Religion offers an online degree program featured in the following rankings

College of Liberal Arts

The College of Liberal Arts, at Oregon State University, offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees and certificates in a variety of liberal arts fields. Students seeking diverse topics of study and a well-rounded liberal arts education can pick from programs in six schools, covering topics such as arts, communication, languages, writing, history, culture, film, philosophy, and religions. The school prepares students with the knowledge and skills necessary to to pursue or advance careers in niche or general areas. Students in the college enjoy professional experience and study abroad opportunities, flexible online degrees, access to research labs and centers, and student and professional organizations.

Through the Oregon State Ecampus, the College of Liberal Arts offers an online degree program featured in the following ranking:

School of Public Policy

The School of Public Policy, part of the College of Liberal Arts at Oregon State University, provides students with undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree program options in several related fields. Building on a liberal arts core, students may pursue topics of study such as political science, sociology, public policy, pre-law, and economics. With online degree options and professional experience opportunities, the department serves busy, non-traditional students alongside traditional students..

Through the Oregon State Ecampus, the School of Public Policy offers online degree programs featured in the following rankings:

College of Public Health

The College of Public Health at Oregon State University offers a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs in a diverse array of fields relating to public health. Students may choose from topics of study including public health, global health, health promotion, health management, kinesiology, nutrition, epidemiology, and athletic training. Whether students are just entering the field, or are seasoned professionals seeking career advancement, they benefit from accelerated and online degree programs, access to centers and labs, and professional experience opportunities. The College of Public Health is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

Through the Oregon State Ecampus, the College of Public Health offers online degree programs featured in the following rankings:

Oregon State University Online Degrees

Oregon State University Accreditation, Approvals, Tuition & Admissions Info

Accreditation

Oregon State University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Many of its programs also hold accreditations, including its business programs which hold AACSB International accreditation.

Tuition

Undergraduate tuition -- $297 in-state / $297 out-of-state
Graduate tuition -- $538 in-state / $538 out-of-state

Admissions and Transfer Info

First-year applicants must submit high school transcripts, SAT/ACT scores and the Insight Resume. OSU prefers applicants have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and have completed 15 required subject area courses.

Transfer students who have graduated from high school and have 36 transferrable quarter hours (24 semester hours) from an accredited university or college do not need to submit test scores or high school transcripts. However, they must submit college transcripts and the Insight Resume. They also must have a cumulative GPA of 2.25 on transferable credits. Those who graduated from high school in 1997 or later also must meet a foreign language requirement.

Students seeking a second bachelor's degree must hold a bachelor's degree or its equivalent from a regionally accredited institution, a 2.25 accumulated GPA and submit a Statement of Objectives and official transcripts from all previously attended colleges/universities.

OSU's graduate programs have specific admission requirements. In general, graduate applicants must hold a four-year baccalaureate degree, a professional degree or its equivalent from a regionally accredited institution with a 3.0 minimum GPA or a four year degree, a 45-quarter credit equivalent graduate degree and a 3.0 GPA.

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Online Degrees at Oregon State University

Significant Oregon State University online degree rankings:
#1 Best Online College in Oregon
#9 among the Best Online Colleges for 2019
#10 among the Best Online Colleges for 2018

Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs

  • BA in Anthropology
  • BA in Business Administration
  • BA in Business Administration: Digital Marketing
  • BA in Business Administration: General Business
  • BA in Business Administration: Retail Management
  • BA in Business Administration: Supply Chain And Logistics Management
  • BA in Economics
  • BA in French
  • BA in German
  • BA in History
  • BA in Liberal Studies
  • BA in Political Science
  • BA in Psychology
  • BA in Sociology
  • BA in Spanish
  • BA in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
  • BS in Agricultural Sciences
  • BS in Anthropology
  • BS in Business Administration
  • BS in Business Administration: Digital Marketing
  • BS in Business Administration: Retail Management
  • BS in Business Administration: Supply Chain And Logistics Management
  • BS in Business Administration: General Business
  • BS in Computer Science
  • BS in Economics
  • BS in Environmental Economics and Policy
  • BS in Environmental Sciences
  • BS in Environmental Sciences: Applied Ecology
  • BS in Environmental Sciences: Aquatic Biology
  • BS in Environmental Sciences: Conservation, Resources, and Sustainability
  • BS in Environmental Sciences: Earth Systems
  • BS in Environmental Sciences: Environmental Agriculture
  • BS in Environmental Sciences: Environmental Policy and Economics
  • BS in Environmental Sciences: Environmental Water Resources
  • BS in Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences
  • BS in History
  • BS in Horticulture
  • BS in Human Development and Family Sciences
  • BS in Liberal Studies
  • BS in Natural Resources
  • BS in Natural Resources: Fish and Wildlife Conservation
  • BS in Natural Resources: Human Dimensions in Natural Resources
  • BS in Natural Resources: Landscape Analysis
  • BS in Natural Resources: Policy and Management
  • BS in Natural Resources: Urban Forest Landscapes
  • BS in Political Science
  • BS in Psychology
  • BS in Sociology
  • BS in Sustainability
  • BS in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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Online Master’s Degree Programs

  • MEd in Adult and Higher Education
  • MEd in College Student Services Administration
  • MEng in Industrial Engineering
  • Master of Health Physics in Radiation Health Physics
  • Master of Natural Resources
  • MPP
  • MPP in Energy Policy
  • MPP in Environmental Policy
  • MPP in Rural Policy
  • MPP in Social Policy
  • MS in Data Analytics
  • MS in Radiation Health Physics
  • MS in Environmental Sciences
  • MS in Environmental Sciences: Biogeochemistry
  • MS in Environmental Sciences: Ecology
  • MS in Environmental Sciences: Environmental Education
  • MS in Environmental Sciences: Natural Resources
  • MS in Environmental Sciences: Quantitative Analysis
  • MS in Environmental Sciences: Social Science
  • MS in Environmental Sciences: Water Resources
  • MS in Fisheries and Wildlife Administration

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Online Undergraduate Certificate Programs

  • English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Endorsement
  • Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies

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Online Graduate Certificate Programs

  • Business Analytics
  • College and University Teaching
  • Data Analytics
  • Fisheries Management
  • Forests and Climate Change
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Public Health
  • Sustainable Natural Resources
  • Urban Forestry
  • Water Conflict Management
  • Wildlife Management

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