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University of Central Oklahoma
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  • 4 Year
  • EDMOND, OK

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A minus
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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Central Oklahoma is an above-average public university located in Edmond, Oklahoma in the Oklahoma City Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 8,590 undergraduate students. The Central Oklahoma acceptance rate is 81%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Business, and Psychology. Graduating 37% of students, Central Oklahoma alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,000.

About

100 N UNIVERSITY DR
EDMOND, OK 73034
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association

University of Central Oklahoma Rankings

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

UCO Admissions

Acceptance Rate
81%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$17,477 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,531 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
82%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 130 responses
65%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 174 responses
62%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 174 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
8
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
8
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    42%
  • On Campus
    44%
  • Online
    13%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
8,590 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
3,181
Undergrads Over 25
21%
Pell Grant
38%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 119 responses
  • Friendly and Helpful
    28%
  • Busy
    24%
  • Helpful
    22%
  • Super helpful
    13%
  • busy and helpful
    6%
  • Stressed
    3%
  • I don't know
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
52%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 200 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 226 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 138 responses
  • A good education for the cost.
    26%
  • Great
    14%
  • Ideal
    14%
  • My new home
    13%
  • Good education but very challenging
    11%
  • If you get a good teacher then its great
    7%
  • Okay, but not worth the cost
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
37%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 96 responses

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