#4 Best Private Colleges in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Baptist University

Shawnee, Oklahoma

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Student Population
Oklahoma Baptist University overview
Location Shawnee, Oklahoma
Online okbu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Oklahoma Baptist University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Oklahoma Baptist University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 3,269 prospective students applied, and 1,903 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 419 enrolled in the school.  1,636 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 127 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $27,912 plus fees of $3,440. Oklahoma Baptist University is ranked 564 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Oklahoma Baptist University is rated within the lower 47% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1000/1210
ACT 20/26
Weighted GPA 3.72
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Mar 15, 2023
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Oklahoma Baptist University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$3,440
Room and Board $8,008
Budget for Other Expenses$4,440
Total One Year Cost$45,100

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
51% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Oklahoma Baptist University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 19%
Education 16%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%
Business 9%
Social Sciences 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207403 IPEDS survey data for Oklahoma Baptist University.

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