76%

Acceptance Rate

$18,172

Avg.Financial Aid

003166

FAFSA Code

About Oklahoma City University (OKCU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,773

Website

www.okcu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

United Methodist

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

2501 N Blackwelder

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4052085000
Fax: 4052086047
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. Oklahoma City University has been ranked at the 477th position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the university based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

76%

SAT Range

1090 - 1280

ACT Range

23 - 29

Application Fee

$55

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at OCU, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $55. The SAT score in the range of 1100-1300 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Oklahoma City University is 25. However, those getting an ACT score less than 22 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 2501 N Blackwelder, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106-1402. They can also call them at (405) 208-5000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$26,817

Average Annual Cost

$27,276

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$3,750

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,896

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,750

Total One Year Cost

$44,172

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to OCU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $46,080. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($32,594), books and supplies ($1,500), room and boarding ($9,236), and budget for other expenses ($2,750). For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

81%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

49%

Male Professors

51%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

172 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

57 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

44 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

33 Graduates

Music

32 Graduates

Dance

30 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

14 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

14 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

13 Graduates

Biology, General

10 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

9 Graduates

Psychology, General

8 Graduates

Marketing

6 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

6 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

5 Graduates

Political Science and Government

5 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

4 Graduates

Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomica...

4 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

4 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

4 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

4 Graduates

Chemistry

3 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

3 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

3 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

3 Graduates

Journalism

3 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

2 Graduates

History

1 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

1 Graduates

Mathematics

1 Graduates

Physical Sciences

1 Graduates

Physics

1 Graduates

Sociology

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,709

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

22%

Full-time

93%

Part-time

7%

Students Gender

Male

32%

US National: 44%

Female

68%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

62% White

0% Unknown

6% Black

11% Hispanic

8% Two or more races

9% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

2% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

58%

Out Of State

40%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$59,191 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 90% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

90%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,000/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,042/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,042/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Starsky the Ram

School Colors

royal and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

146

Total Female Athletes

121

Intramural Sports

8

Sports Club

2

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Golf

Soccer

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Wrestling

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $9,236 per year. The students at Oklahoma City University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,042 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 33% male and 67% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$35,300/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$42,800/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$18,750

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$195 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$18,172

Students Receiving Federal Grants

22%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,745

Students Receiving State Aid

9%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,712

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,513

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$26,961

$30K - $48K

$24,672

$48K - $75K

$17,564

$75K - $110K

$16,899

> $110K

$13,545

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,663,000

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$106,175

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at OCU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at Oklahoma City University is around $17,759 and the federal grant is $4,974. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $4,417 and institutional aid worth $17,759. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at OCU based on students' financial needs add up to $2,663,000 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $106,175.

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