Oregon State University

Oregon State University (OSU) is a coeducational, public research university located in Corvallis, Oregon, United States. The university offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees and a multitude of research opportunities. There are more than 200 academic degree programs offered through the university. OSU's programs in microbiology, nuclear engineering, ecology, forestry, public health, biochemistry, zoology, oceanography, food science and pharmacy are recognized nationally as top tier programs. The OSU's liberal arts programs have also grown significantly and the department is considered a "cornerstone" of the institution. More than 200,000 people have attended OSU since its founding. The Carnegie Foundation classifies Oregon State University as part of its top tier of research institutions.

As of 2008, OSU is one of only seventy-three land-grant universities. The school is also recognized as a sea-grant, space-grant and sun-grant institution, making it one of only two US institutions to retain all four designations and the only public university to do so (Cornell is the only other with similar designations). As one of the two flagship universities of the Oregon University System, OSU receives more funding for research, annually, than all other public higher education institutions in Oregon combined.

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List Of Oregon State University Faculty And Staff - Academics - Presidents
... Arnold 1872–1892 3rd President of Oregon State University Frank L ... Ballard 1940–1941 10th President of Oregon State University John M ... Bloss 1892–1896 5th President of Oregon State University John V ...
List Of Oregon State University Faculty And Staff - Academics - Faculty
... Sciences, author, member of the United States National Academy of Sciences, and winner of the National Medal of Science John R ... Representative of Oregon (1967–1975) Sigmund Eisner Professor emeritus, Chaucer scholar Joel Hedgpeth 1965–1973 Former director of the Yaquina Biological Laboratories of the OSU Marine Science Center, marine. 1916–1919 Former professor of engineering designed most of Oregon's coastal bridges along U.S ...
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... NWAPA Marching Band Championships sites 2004 Autzen Stadium, University of Oregon 2005 Reser Stadium, Oregon State University 2006 Hillsboro Stadium (hosted by Sunset High ...
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... The original TekBots program was developed by the Oregon State University College of Engineering ... was able to get off the ground with a $500,000 grant from the Oregon based company, Tektronix inc ... Freshman students entering Oregon State University's engineering program start out with $80 worth of electronics to build their initial TekBot ...
List Of Oregon State University Athletes
... This list of Oregon State University athletes includes graduates, non-graduate former students and current students of Oregon State University who are ... Other alumni can be found in the list of Oregon State University alumni notable administration, faculty, and staff can be found on the list of Oregon State University faculty and staff ... All intercollegiate sports teams at Oregon State are called the Oregon State Beavers ...

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