Public Colleges and Universities

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EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY. See under North Carolina General Administration, University of.

EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY. Ada, Oklahoma 74820 (405) 332-8000. East Central State Normal was established in Ada, Oklahoma, in 1909 as a regional normal school with Charles W. Briles as the first president ( 1909-1916). In 1919 it became a four-year, degree-granting institution, and the name was changed to East Central State Teachers College. Adolph Linscheid was president from 1920 to 1949. The curriculum was expanded in 1939 to include programs in arts and sciences, and the school became East Central State College. Under Charles Franklin Spencer, a graduate of the college and president from 1949 to 1969, a master of teaching degree was offered in 1954; it became a master of education degree in 1969. The name was changed to East Central Oklahoma State University in 1974. There are twenty-two buildings on the 130-acre campus, including Horace Mann Building classroom-auditorium- office facility, Linscheid Library ( 1949), Science Hall, Industrial Arts and Education Building, Charles F. Spencer Administration Building, Student Union, Kerr Activities Center, McBride Health Building, Elvan George Athletic Building, five student residence halls, and six student apartments. Among graduates were Wesley Earl Armstrong (BDAE), Arizona governor and U.S. Senator Ernest W. McFarland, Oklahoma governor and U.S. Senator Robert Samuel Kerr, governor George Nigh, Oklahoma supreme court justice Orel Busby, seminary president Robert E. Naylor, college president C. Dan Proctor, and U.S. congressman Tom Steed.

East Central Oklahoma State University is a public, coeducational, residential and commuter university that operates on the semester academic calendar with a summer semester. In the 1980s there were more than 3,900 full-time and 1,400 part-time students with a total faculty of about 190. The university is organized into divisions of Allied Health; Applied Sciences; Arts and Letters; Business;

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  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Preface vii
  • Notes x
  • A 1
  • B 43
  • C 59
  • D 151
  • E 161
  • F 181
  • G 209
  • H 241
  • I 253
  • J 289
  • K 297
  • L 317
  • M 349
  • N 449
  • O 601
  • P 635
  • Q 651
  • R 653
  • S 669
  • T 733
  • U 799
  • W 833
  • Y 911
  • Appendix 1: Years Founded 915
  • Appendix 2: Location by States 939
  • Appendix 3: Land-Grant Institutions 955
  • Appendix 4: Specialized Institutions 957
  • Index 961
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