Oregon State University (OSU) is a Tier 1 Research University (Carnegie Foundation) located in Corvallis, Oregon – one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation (CollegeValues). Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the Oregon’s top research university and one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. With $336 million in external research funding in 2016, Oregon State accounts for more research funding than all of the state’s comprehensive public universities combined. We are among the nation’s leading research institutions in forestry, computer science, chemical and mechanical engineering, and robotics. These high national rankings allows for a multitude of job, internship, and scholarship opportunities for international students, especially in the STEM fields. Oregon State offers more than 200 undergraduate and 100 graduate degree programs through its 11 colleges, the graduate school and the Honors College - one of only a handful of degree-granting honors programs in the U.S. We offer programs for every ability level of international students: Academic English, Pathways, Study Abroad, Baccalaureate, Masters, PhDs and even concurrent certificate programs. Oregon State University researchers are top-ranked in their fields, hold leadership positions in international and national professional organizations and have earned prestigious honors. Our alumni network and chapters span the globe, offering our international graduates many opportunities in their home countries after graduation.