The Power of Eastern
It’s about realizing a dream and preparing for a solid future. It’s a high-quality education at an affordable price. It’s about committed faculty who challenge and inspire you. It’s lasting friendships and Mountaineer pride. It’s time to learn what you’re made of and decide where you’re going. The opportunities are endless. It’s time to discover the Power of Eastern Oklahoma State College. Eastern Oklahoma State College is comfortable and welcoming, a place where your professors will know you by name and commit themselves to your success. With more than 50 degree options and certificate programs available, you’ll find the right academic program for you. But, college is about more than just hitting the books. There’s plenty to do at Eastern outside of the classroom. Whether you join a student organization, perform in the band or theater productions, play intramural sports or cheer on the Mountaineers, there’s something for everyone at Eastern. It’s time to learn what you’re made of and decide where you’re going. The opportunities are endless. It’s time to discover the Power of Eastern.
The McAlester Campus of Eastern Oklahoma State College is located on a beautiful 17-acre site in McAlester’s northeast industrial park, above Carl Albert Boulevard and west of Highway 69. Access is available from College Avenue (an eastward extension of Monroe Street).
Eastern’s McAlester Campus has been charged by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE) to serve as the institution responsible for providing and facilitating higher education courses and programs at the lower-division, upper-division, and graduate level in the McAlester area.
The Eastern Oklahoma State College McAlester Branch Campus includes two classroom buildings. These facilities house 29 classrooms, 11 interactive TV classrooms, two computer labs, a library with computing facilities, and college offices.
The campus offers courses from Eastern Oklahoma State College, East Central University, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, and other Oklahoma schools. Most courses are taught in the evenings, with some available during the day and on weekends. This unique arrangement provides students the opportunity to begin their collegiate experience with Eastern and complete a bachelor’s or even master’s degree at the McAlester Campus. With full-time academic advising provided through Eastern, East Central, and Southeastern, students are assured accurate degree completion.