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Prepare for Engineering

  • Engineers use Mathematics daily, so to prepare for student life at Oklahoma State University, enroll in numerous math courses while in High School - the more the better!
  • Develop good study habits now! Don't assume the habits that got your through K-12 will work while in college.
  • Communication skills are vital to the success of Engineers! Take a Speech Communication course or extra English course before graduation!
  • Learn how to schedule and budget your time. Your success will greatly depend on your ability to multi-task and plan ahead.

Famous People with Backgrounds in Engineering

  • Bill Nye The Science Guy
  • Neil Armstrong
  • Montel Williams
  • Coach Edward Gallagher
  • Herbert Hoover
  • Alfred Hitchcock
  • Grace Murray Hopper
    (First Compiler and COBOL)
  • Scott Adams (Dilbert)
  • Frank Capra (Director)
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Bonnie Dunbar
  • Thomas Edison
  • Tom Landry
  • Your name could be here!