Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Oregon State means doing school work when it's convenient for you. Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who work full-time.
Oregon State Online Degree Options
Oregon State University offers 19 different online degrees.
In the 2015 - 2016 school year, 1,809 students graduated from Oregon State with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2015 - 2016 Graduates|
|Agricultural Economics & Business||14|
|Human Development & Family Studies||362|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||93|
|Natural Resource Management||92|
|Natural Resources Conservation||78|
|Political Science & Government||63|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Oregon State University?
Of the 29,576 students currently enrolled at Oregon State University, about 34.3% (10,148) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 5,109 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 1,859 live in Oregon, 4,955 live in the U.S.A. and 154 live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 80.0% of the Oregon State University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate degree seekers (36.0%) take at least one class online.
Of the 8,516 who take at least one online course, about half (44.6%) take all their courses online.
The 3,800 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 3.2% of the Oregon State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate non-degree seekers (49.3%) take at least one class online.
Of the 471 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (85.4%) take all their courses online.
The 402 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 16.8% of the Oregon State University student body.|
The minority of graduate students (23.4%) take at least one class online.
Of the 1,161 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (78.1%) take all their courses online.
The 907 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Oregon State University.