Oklahoma State University
Type Public
Established 1890 (1890)
President V. Burns Hargis
Location Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Orange, silver, and black
Nickname Cowboys/Cowgirls
Website okstate.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=19170

Oklahoma State University (also referred to informally as Oklahoma State, OKState, O-State, and OSU), is a land-grant, sun-grant, coeducational public research university located in Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States. Oklahoma State University–Stillwater offers nearly 200 undergraduate degree majors through six colleges. OSU is classified as a research university with high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[1] The university enrolled more than 25,800 students, and it ranked 152 among national universities and 78 in "Top Public Schools" according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[2]

Informatics programs


The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics
16 credit hours; one class is online
Available online? Partially
Program URL: http://bioinformatics.okstate.edu/

Additional external links


  1. "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. http://carnegieclassifications.iu.edu/lookup/standard.php. Retrieved 17 November 2016. 
  2. "Oklahoma State University". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/oklahoma-state-3170. Retrieved 17 November 2016.