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B
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Academics
    B+
  2. Value
    B
  3. Diversity
    A
  4. Campus
    B-
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    B-
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    C+
  9. Dorms
    B-
  10. Campus Food
    B
  11. Student Life
    B
  12. Safety
    B-
Oklahoma City is an above-average private, Christian university located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,579 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Oklahoma City acceptance rate is 72%. Popular majors include Nursing, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Dance. Graduating 63% of students, Oklahoma City alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,000.
About Oklahoma City University...
Athletic Division
NAIA Division I
Athletic Conference
Sooner Athletic Conference
Address
2501 N Blackwelder
Oklahoma City, OK 73106
Website
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Oklahoma City University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
72%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
1110-1280
ACT Range
23-28
Application Fee
$55
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action

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Cost

Net Price
$27,234/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $18,765/ year
  • $30-48k
    $22,972/ year
  • $49-75k
    $29,687/ year
  • $76-110k
    $30,345/ year
  • $110k+
    $33,262/ year
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Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
91%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.35 responses
63%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.41 responses
51%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.41 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,579Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
21%
Varsity Athletes
17%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 21 responses
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  • I've got a dream that's worth more than my sleep.
    67%
  • Privileged
    14%
  • Diverse
    5%
  • Social Justice Warriors; Tumblrinas
    5%
  • Stressed
    5%
  • Very friendly and helpful
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
90%
Poll
46%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.48 responses
Poll
60%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.55 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 23 responses
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  • Professional
    39%
  • Overcommitted
    30%
  • Determined
    13%
  • Home away from home
    4%
  • I am overcommitted as I am a student-athlete.
    4%
  • Lazy
    4%
  • Stereotypical
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,300/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
63%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.23 responses
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As a student athlete and musician at Oklahoma City University, I experience a wide variety of things. One day I will be playing volleyball or watching another sport compete, the next day I will be watching my roommate act in a play. Everyday is a different day and it is a great experience. It is an everyday thing to hear students singing on their way to class. I also hear different languages and accents all around campus. OCU has a very diverse group of students, they come from all around the country to earn their degree from here. I feel that my college experience is more diverse than most!
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Oklahoma City University is incredible! The staff is attentive, the campus life is great. It’s just a great place to school, especially for the arts.
With a price tag that can leave you in six digit debt after you graduate one wonders why anyone would ever come here, but the answer is simple: It's worth every penny. You work with people who are not only knowledgeable but professionals in their careers. The professors are always going to answer any questions you have if it means helping you learn. I honestly can't imagine myself attending any other college.