|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
|Dormitory capacity||5,069 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Oregon State University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 14,595 applications and 11,308 students were granted admission. Oregon State University is at the #75 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 49% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 70% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||990 to 1240|
|ACT||22 to 28|
Oregon State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $27,195 and in-state students paid $8,715.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 85% of Oregon State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 28% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,221 (which is 4.8% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Oregon State University in 2016-2017, was 1,805, which is 54% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,420 (which is 2.2% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Oregon State University has enrolled a total of 30,354 students (22,443 students full-time and 7,911 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 30,354 students, 2,007 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 53% men and 47% women and 25,327 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 5,027 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 5,682 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 12%
Two or more races: 6%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Black/African American: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Oregon State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||10%||764||0|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||9%||630|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||5%||340||71|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||4%||322|
|Mathematics And Statistics||3%||237||33|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||3%||186||0|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||168|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Oregon State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Oregon State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,700. Last year, out of the total 4,809 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 4,424 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 5,392 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 4,799 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|