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Foundation: 1858

Mission: As a land grant institution committed to teaching, research and outreach and engagement, Oregon State University promotes economic, social, cultural and environmental progress for the people of Oregon, the nation and the world. We accomplish this by: Producing skilled graduates who are critical thinkers. Searching actively for new knowledge and solutions. Developing the next generation of scholars. Collaborating with communities in Oregon and around the world. Maintaining a rigorous focus on academic excellence, particularly in three signature areas: the science of sustainable earth ecosystems, health and wellness, and economic prosperity and social progress.

Vision: Leadership among land grant universities in the integrated creation, sharing and application of knowledge for the betterment of humankind. In this way, we produce graduates, scholarship and solutions that achieve maximum positive impact on humanity’s greatest challenges.

Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +193rd65th134th62nd
Arts and Humanities 528th173rd454th152nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1129th357th843rd331st
Business, Management and Accounting 513th116th365th98th
Chemistry 707th215th486th197th
Computer Science 451st126th290th114th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +313th72nd171st67th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 451st89th299th75th
Energy 771st163rd441st146th
Engineering +447th127th277th117th
Environmental Science 309th63rd147th58th
Mathematics 587th143rd366th130th
Medicine +1351st362nd985th328th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 996th279th696th264th
Physics and Astronomy 734th211th511th193rd
Psychology 508th212th448th184th
Social Sciences +349th110th270th96th
Veterinary 263rd68th172nd62nd

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

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