Oklahoma City University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

2501 North Blackwelder Avenue

Oklahoma City, OK 73106-1493

(405) 208-5050

(800) 633-7242

Fax: (405) 208-5916

Contact: Eduardo Prieto

Dean of Enrollment Services
Main Address

2501 North Blackwelder Avenue

Oklahoma City, OK 73106-1493

(405) 208-5000


Total undergrads: 2,190

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 376

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,190

Graduate enrollment: 1,100


Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 79%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 78%

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Arts – General B
Arts Management B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Production/Cinematography B
Film Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music – Voice/Opera B
Music Management/Merchandising B
Music Theory/Composition B
Photography B
Stringed Instruments B
Theater Design/Stagecraft B
Theatre Arts Management B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B
Biomedical Sciences B
Cellular Biology/Histology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Entertainment business B
Finance/Banking B
International Business B
Management Information Systems B
Management Science B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Broadcast Journalism B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B
Public Relations B
Radio/Television B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B


Art Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
German Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Montessori Teacher Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Speech Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Kinesiology & exercise studies B
Nursing (RN) B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B


History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Environmental sciences B
Justice studies B
Research & data analysis B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B
World religions B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Corrections B
Law Enforcement Administration B
Police Science B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies B
Religious Education B
Religious/Sacred Music B
Youth Ministry B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Oklahoma City University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(405) 208-5000
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.okcu.edu/admissions/apply/
Address:2501 N Blackwelder, Oklahoma City, OK 73106-1402
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,968
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):61%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,775 (93% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$30,726
Out-of-state Tuition:$30,726
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$17,894

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Oklahoma City University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Oklahoma City University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services88
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs41
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
English Language and Literature/Letters21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4
Health Professions and Related Programs132
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities31
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies21
Philosophy and Religious Studies31
Physical Sciences3
Social Sciences41
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts138
Grand total76402

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Oklahoma City University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Oklahoma City University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid31498%
Grant or scholarship aid30896%$17,894
Student loan aid16351%$6,729

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,47382%$17,574
Federal student loans86849%$7,789

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Oklahoma City University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Oklahoma City University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

Number of applicants1,6405291,111
Percent admitted100%69%74%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%22%19%

Admissions Considerations

Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Oklahoma City University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,968
Undergraduate enrollment1,789
Graduate enrollment1,179

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Oklahoma City University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (CLNUR) - Clinical Doctorate
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education, Commission on Accreditation
    • Montessori Education (MONTE) - Montessori teacher education programs and institutions (Oklahoma City University Montessori Teacher Education Program)
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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