When are Rose State College's science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) courses offered?
Daytime, evening, and online classes are offered.
What are the different STEM associate degrees a Rose State College student should pursue before transferring?
Associate in Science, Associate in Chemistry; Associate in Science, Engineering; Associate in Science, Geosciences, Associate in Science, or Environmental Science; would all be good options.
What is involved in transferring?
Once your associate degree is completed, established transfer agreements will allow the four-year university to accept all of your Rose State course credits. It is up to the graduate of Rose State College to know the universities deadlines for the semester they would like to attend. Submit official transcripts from Rose State and each prior collegiate institution attended, along with a high school transcript. Each applicant will be notified of their acceptance.
What are some of the energy companies in the area that I could pursue an energy career after receiving a bachelor's of science degree?
Oklahoma City and Tulsa are hubs for large energy companies such as Sandridge, Conoco Phillips, Devon, Chaparral, and Chesapeake Energy to name a few. Soon the new General Electric Global Research Center, dedicated to energy industry technologies, will be operating in the Oklahoma City area.
Other Oklahoma energy industry employers include: AAPL America’s Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, Apache, Chevron, BP, Marathon Oil, ExxonMobil, NGEAO, Lancer Resources, L.P., OCPL, OERB, Noble Energy, QEP Energy Company, Samson Resources, SM Energy, SWN Southwestern Energy, WPX Energy, Williams Companies, Statoil, XTO Energy, and Zenergy.
Graduates are expected to find many opportunities in the areas of exploration.
What are the possible starting salaries?
Based upon educational degree and experience, salary packages range from $50,000 to $100,000. These packages may include signing bonuses, retention bonuses, relocation expenses, and reimbursement of tuition for the final year.