#3 college town nationwide
Ranked for innovation, education, entertainment and overall livability, Corvallis is consistently among the top 10 college towns in the nation.
Source: American Institute for Economic Research
$309 million in research funding
Oregon State boasts more research funding than all other public research universities in the state combined, addressing global issues like climate change, health and wellness, food supply, renewable energy and advanced technology.
Ecampus ranked top 10 nationwide
With more than 40 online undergraduate and graduate degrees and 900 courses, OSU Ecampus keeps winning top rankings in nationwide surveys.
Source: US News & World Report
No. 7 Agriculture and Forestry program in the world
This international survey of nearly 3,000 universities placed Oregon State in the top 10 for the second straight year.
Source: Top Universities
#4 most innovative tech hub
Corvallis was ranked the No. 4 most innovative tech hub in America, due to its highly educated workers who fuel innovation, thriving startup companies and low unemployment rate.
Oregon State is an international public research university located in Corvallis, one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation.
With $339 million in external research funding in 2015, a second consecutive year of record-breaking growth, Oregon State accounts for more research funding than all of the state’s comprehensive public universities combined.
With 11 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offices, the Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon’s 36 counties, a statewide economic footprint of $2.232 billion and an impact that reaches across the state and beyond.
No matter what corner of Oregon you call home. No matter where in this country or across the globe you live, work or play. Wherever you are, you will find Beaver Nation. A Nation that makes people healthier and communities stronger. A Nation of people who love what they do and make the world better.
These are stories of the people, the places, the landscapes, the dreamers and doers of your Nation. Beaver Nation.