Oklahoma Baptist University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Oklahoma Baptist University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,990 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1910 and is one of the 6 schools and colleges located in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

Oklahoma Baptist University is affiliated with Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
108
Good
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are offered at Oklahoma Baptist University.

Oklahoma Baptist University implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 108 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Education, Nursing, Medical, and Physical Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
74%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Oklahoma Baptist University is fair at 74% (above Oklahoma average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Oklahoma Baptist University is below average - 55%. Roughly 4% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Oklahoma Baptist University is pretty decent, 15:1. Learn more about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,100
High
Average tuition charges are high, around $21,700 per year. The additional fees at Oklahoma Baptist University not covered by tuition are approximately $2,400, which comes to a total of $24,100 annually.

Read the details about Oklahoma Baptist University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
61%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 4,816 applications were submitted and 2,939 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This school might accept your advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Oklahoma Baptist University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,200
Low
Oklahoma Baptist University offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Oklahoma Baptist University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Oklahoma Baptist University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,600 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- approximately $3,200 per academic year.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Oklahoma Baptist University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Oklahoma Baptist University seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Oklahoma Baptist University Location and Maps



Post Address: Oklahoma Baptist University, 500 W University, Shawnee, Oklahoma 74804, USA
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