USAO: college for the curious mind

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    USAO students get one-on-one, hands-on training to enhance the student experience and further nurture his or her skills.
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    USAO is nationally-recognized in rankings for best value and economic accessibility by Kiplinger’s, Washington Monthly and U.S. News.
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    The institution boasts nearly 900 Alumni Association members and each year, the association provides more than 100 scholarships to students.
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    USAO is home to several art pieces, including a new bronze statue featuring alumna Te Ata Fisher, a famous Chickasaw Nation storyteller.
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    USAO is unique and attracts unique students who are curious about why things are the way they are. USAO is the college for the curious mind.

Drover Proud

Greg Brown

Learning is not a means to an end. It is not mere vocational training. It is the end, the goal, the only important thing.