Oregon State is America's natural resources university. OSU's world-class faculty in natural resources – including fisheries, wildlife, forestry, rangeland and water – are renowned for their research and innovation. Oregon State is an internationally renowned public research university and is one of only two land, sea, space and sun grant universities in the nation, so you know your diploma comes with a strong reputation attached.
Oregon State Ecampus is consistently recognized as a top-ranked provider of online education. Our national prestige is based on academic quality, faculty credentials and training, student engagement, student services and technology, and student retention.
Natural Resources Distance Learning Consortium
Oregon State is a member of the Natural Resources Distance Learning Consortium (NRDLC) that partners with the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management along with 10 universities. NRDLC provides over 300 online classes and degrees covering a variety of natural resource management disciplines aimed at agency professionals.