December 2010

USAO upset DII Cameron in exhibition

CHICKASHA – The Drovers came from behind to beat Cameron University in an exhibition game on Saturday night at USAO Fieldhouse.

Osborn declares 'future bright' for USAO grads

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Flanked by college faculty, State Rep. Leslie Osborn charges USAO grads to dream, build and serve others in the years ahead. Osborn presented the fall commencement address. Seated on her left is USAO President John Feaver. On her right is State Sen. Ron Justice. Behind her is Dr. Darryel Reigh, professor of chemistry.

CHICKASHA -Rebutting the often-gloomy attitudes fostered by a 24-hour news cycle, State Rep. Leslie Osborn invited graduates to invest themselves into Oklahoma’s bright future during the fall commencement ceremony at the University of Science and Arts.

“In my job, as part of the Oklahoma legislature,” Osborn noted, “I hear the same gloom and doom that you hear, every time I turn on the news or read a newspaper.

USAO Fall 2010 Commencement live!

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As an agriculturist, a small business owner and a mother, State Rep. Leslie Osborn has led a life filled with challenges that she met head on and overcame. On Dec. 10, Osborn is scheduled to deliver the commencement address to the Fall 2010 class of graduating seniors at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma and impart some of the wisdom from experience that got her where she is today.

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Physical Education

The physical education program enriches the life of each student by providing knowledge concerning good health practices, efficient use of body mechanics to meet the demands of a lifetime, and sharpening the skills necessary for participation in lifetime activities. A student can obtain a Bachelor of Science degree in physical education with or without teacher education certification.


The program in physics is designed to meet the needs of those students who wish to major in physics, as well as those who wish to major in science or who wish to enter pre-professional programs in health.


Bachelor of Science in Physics
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Natural Science

This degree is appropriate for those pursuing pre-health science programs, programs in science teaching certification, and health and science support services. Pre-health science majors should consult pre-health science requirements, as well as natural science degree requirements. Potential teachers also should consult certification requirements.



The USAO mathematics program is designed to meet the needs and interests of the general student, provide the mathematics background required by students in the physical and behavioral sciences, and develop the maturity and competence required by the student preparing for a teaching and/or research career in mathematics.