Established in 1890, the Oklahoma State University is a public, land-grant, sun-grant, coeducational research university situated in Oklahoma, United States of America. It is the flagship campus of Oklahoma State University System. The Carnegie foundation has classified the university as a research university with high research activity. It is one of the highest rated veterinarian colleges in USA and is ranked 66th by U.S. World News and World Report among the Top National Universities.
Oklahoma State University has 9 colleges: College of Agriculture Sciences and Natural Sciences; College of Arts and Sciences; College of Business, Spears School; College of Education; College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology; College of Human Sciences; College of Center for Veterinary Health Sciences; Graduate College; Honors College; College of Osteopathic Medicine. The most popular majors at Oklahoma State University include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Engineering, Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences and Education. The university offers over 55 degree programs, and follows a semester-based academic calendar.
Oklahoma State University has over 21,900 students and of which over 19,000 are enrolled in undergraduate courses. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 20:1 and the acceptance rate is 75%. The percentage of students granted financial aid is 89%.
The university is ranked number first in the US among public land-grant colleges and universities for graduating Native American student since 2010.
Notable Alumni: Patti S. Hart (Former chairman/president/CEO of Pinnacle Systems Inc), Suzy Bogguss (Country music singer and guitarist), Sam Alex (American radio and TV personality)
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