Oklahoma State University

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School Overview

Also known as Oklahoma State, O-K State, O-State and OSU, Oklahoma State University is a sun-grant, land-grant coeducational public research university in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The Carnegie Foundation classifies Oklahoma State as a research university with high research activity, and it is listed by the Princeton Review as one of 120 Best Western Colleges for 2011.

The school has six colleges, offering nearly 200 undergraduate degrees. It is accredited by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities and the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Athletics

Known as the Cowboys, Oklahoma State's sports teams boast 51 national championships and play in the NCAA Division I as well as in the Big 12 Conference. The Homecoming game is a major event, drawing an estimated 40,000 alumni and more than 70,000 participants annually.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Oklahoma State offers grants, loans, scholarships, and work-study to help students defray the cost of attendance. All applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

Library System

Oklahoma State's library has nearly 3 million titles, with 3.7 million volumes, 1.2 million e-books and 2.7 bibliographic records maintained. Branch libraries include Architecture and Electronic Publishing.

Student Housing

There are 26 residence halls, more than 15 dining options and seven family-first apartment complexes on campus. While in the past traditional dormitories dominated student living, the apartment-style building now makes up approximately half of the living quarters. In 2005, two high-rise residence halls were destroyed and replaced with the Village Suites on its site as part of this trend.

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(405) 744-5000
Website:www.okstate.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:admissions.okstate.edu/apply/
Address:107 Whitehurst, Stillwater, OK 74078-1015
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:25,622
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):60%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:17,143 (67% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$8,321
Out-of-state Tuition:$22,443
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:88%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$9,155

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Oklahoma State University-Main Campus.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1985
Architecture and Related Services2
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2878
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services7862
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs41
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2231
Education5764
Engineering19107
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields13
English Language and Literature/Letters121
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences342
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4
Health Professions and Related Programs142
History111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1111
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics232
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies22
Natural Resources and Conservation1111
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies221
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
Physical Sciences334
Psychology122
Social Sciences1532
Transportation and Materials Moving111
Visual and Performing Arts34
Grand total26887344

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Oklahoma State University-Main Campus.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services613
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Education11
Engineering16
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Grand total10417

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Oklahoma State University-Main Campus and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,321
Out-of-state$22,443
Books and supplies$1,260

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,735
Out-of-state$22,503

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid3,49088%
Grant or scholarship aid3,10479%$9,155
Student loan aid1,58840%$5,978

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid16,16676%$8,143
Federal student loans8,70441%$6,680

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Oklahoma State University-Main Campus. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Oklahoma State University-Main Campus students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants13,0556,1606,895
Percent admitted100%74%75%
Percent admitted who enrolled32%32%32%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment25,622
Undergraduate enrollment21,101
Graduate enrollment4,521

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • American Veterinary Medical Association, Council on Education
    • Veterinary Medicine (VET) - Programs leading to a D.V.M. or D.M.V. degree (Center for Veterinary Health Sciences)
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • American Osteopathic Association, Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation
    • Osteopathic Medicine (OSTEO) - Programs leading to the D.O. degree

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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