#251 Overall Influence #1025 Desirability Rank

Oregon State University

Public research university in Corvallis, Oregon, United States

From Wikipedia

Oregon State University is a public land-grant research university in Corvallis, Oregon. The university offers more than 200 undergraduate-degree programs along with a variety of graduate and doctoral degrees. Student enrollment averages near 32,000, making it the state's largest university. Since its founding over 257,000 students have graduated from OSU. It is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity" with an additional, optional designation as a "Community Engagement" university.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

17,374

Acceptance

82%

Graduation Rate

69%

Median SAT Score

1200

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$9,846

Fees (in-state)

$2,012

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$56,700

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

26K

Under-Grads

22K

Graduates

4K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1500 SW Jefferson Avenue, Corvallis OR 97331

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

28 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Oregon State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#125 World Rank
Biology
#149 World Rank
Engineering
#170 World Rank
Business
#144 World Rank
Computer Science
#169 World Rank
Chemistry
#330 World Rank
Literature
#296 World Rank
Medical
#287 World Rank
Education
#309 World Rank
Mathematics
#194 World Rank
History
#281 World Rank
Physics
#329 World Rank
Political Science
#370 World Rank
Philosophy
#91 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#334 World Rank
Communications
#343 World Rank
Psychology
#336 World Rank
Religious Studies
#400 World Rank
Economics
#338 World Rank
Sociology
#346 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#419 World Rank
Social Work
#438 World Rank
Law
#499 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#663 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Oregon State University's Most influential alumni?

Oregon State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Biology, and Computer Science

Jeff Monson

American mixed martial artist

Chris Johns

American photographer

Sara Harris

Canadian scientist

Gail Kimbell

American forestry official

Glenn Odekirk

Glenn Odekirk

American engineer

Earl A. Thompson

Austen S. Cargill II

American businessman

Leslie D. Gottlieb

Leslie D. Gottlieb

American biologist

Hubert A. Gasteiger

Researcher

Bernard A. Newcomb

American businessman

Michael Gribskov

Michael Gribskov

Professor of Biological Sciences

Ardyth Kennelly

American writer