Oregon State UniversityAdmissions & Enrollment
Admissions Number of students in online programs 3,9891 Acceptance rate (campuswide) 77.8%3 Minimum / average high school GPA for acceptance 3.0 / 3.58 Average ACT score of accepted students 254 Requirements Admissions tests accepted ACT or SAT Admissions essay required? No Admissions interview required? No References required? No Other admissions requirements Non-refundable application fee of $60
Oregon State UniversityTuition & Aid
Tuition In-state tuition (per online credit hour*) $2801 In-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour) $7305 In-state tuition for academic year (including fees) $12,0572 Out-of-state tuition (per online credit hour*) $2801 Out-of-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour) $1,3645 Out-of-state tuition for academic year** (including fees) $12,0572 Financial Aid Availability Financial aid available Yes % of undergraduates receiving need-based financial aid 56%1
- *The cost per online credit hour does not include distance education fees or other expenses such as books and exam proctoring fees.
- **Out-of-state students attending OSU Ecampus programs receive the same tuition rate as in-state students.
Oregon State UniversityAcademics & Faculty
Academics Regional accrediting body NWCCU Online psychology programs offered Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts First online program offered in 2002 Grad school accredited by the APA? No Psychology Coursework Foundational Courses General Psychology; Intro to Statistical Methods; Research Methods in Psychology; General Biology (genetics and evolution); General Biology (physiology and diseases); Reasoning and Writing OR Scientific/Technical Writing Faculty Full-time online instructional faculty (across Ecampus) 2141 Instructional faculty with PhD (Liberal Arts Department) 72%5 Tenured faculty (Liberal Arts Department) 69%5 Average experience teaching online (across Ecampus) 3 years1 Structure Online program same as campus? Yes Student to student engagement Yes Online chatrooms Yes Web conferencing (webinars) Yes Skype or other visual software Yes
Oregon State UniversityServices & Support
Student Support Academic advising Dedicated Ecampus advisor Career placement assistance? Yes Access to digitized library materials? Yes Mentoring? Yes 24-7 technical support? Yes Live tutoring? Yes, through Ecampus NetTutor Instructor response expected within 48 hours One-year new student retention rate 71%1 Graduation rate 41.5%1
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