Oregon Institute of Technology, founded in 1947, is the Pacific Northwest’s only accredited, public institute of technology. Their distance education department, known as Oregon Institute of Technology Online, is a well respected and highly awarded online institution. The U.S. News and World Report ranked Oregon Institute of Technology Online 8th in their 2012 “Best Colleges, Regional Colleges (West)” report. In 2011, they were listed on the Forbes “Top Colleges in U.S.” report. U.S. News and World Report also ranked Oregon’s engineering program among the top 60 in the nation.
Oregon Institute of Technology Online offers a master’s degree program in manufacturing engineering technology. They have bachelor’s degree programs in information technology, operations management, and technology and management. They have an associate degree program and a professional certificate program in polysomnographic technology, a program that isn’t offered by many institutions. Oregon Online also provides bachelor’s degree completion programs in seven areas, including allied health management, respiratory care, and dental hygiene. These degree completion programs are designed to allow working professionals to finish a degree that they may have started on in the past.
Oregon Institute of Technology gained accreditation from the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities in 1962. The dental hygiene program gained specialized accreditation from the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation in 1970.
The application deadline for Oregon Institute of Technology Online is three weeks prior to the beginning of the term you are wanting to enroll in. All applicants must submit licensure and registry documentation, official college transcripts, if they have any previous college experience, and either official high school transcripts or GED certificate and scores. Depending on the program you are applying for, there may be additional requirements.
Oregon Institute of Technology Online
3201 Campus Drive
Klamath Falls, OR 97601