About Oregon State University Ecampus

Oregon State Ecampus blends 21st century innovation with 150+ years of institutional excellence to give people everywhere access to a life-changing education. We’re driven to help OSU’s online students:

  • Make an impact in their communities and beyond
  • Feel supported along every step of their journey
  • Build connections with OSU’s world-class faculty
  • Enter the workforce with the skills they need to succeed

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We’re accredited

Oregon State is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. This means that OSU has been thoroughly evaluated by experts to ensure that students receive high-quality learning experiences. Regional accreditation is the highest form of college accreditation in the U.S. Oregon State degree programs and courses are not accredited outside the U.S.

Our mission, values and goals

As a leader in online education, Oregon State Ecampus engages in innovative and creative partnerships to provide access to exceptional learning experiences that transform the lives of students in Oregon and around the world.

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Preview OSU
online courses

Ecampus courses are renowned for their innovation, interactivity and engagement. Get a sneak peek at what it's like to learn online with Oregon State in our course demo.

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Experiential learning
at a distance

Even from a distance, Ecampus students take part in a variety of hands-on activities – from soil lab experiments and conducting field work to 3D biology labs and more.

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Support for tribal communities

OSU’s culturally competent faculty and staff provide robust support resources to students from Indigenous communities.

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Serving America’s military

Whether you’re active duty, a veteran or a military spouse, your OSU support system will travel wherever the military life takes you.

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A history of distance learning

On farms. On trains. On radio. On TV. On VHS. Online. OSU's distance education roots run deep, dating to the 1880s.

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