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Oklahoma City University Admission Requirements

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Chances of getting into Oklahoma City University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
74.6%
Admission Difficulty for Oklahoma City University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionLow
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How hard is it to get into Oklahoma City University and can I get accepted? The school has a 75% acceptance rate ranking it #16 in Oklahoma for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,286 out of 1,723 applicants were admitted making Oklahoma City University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 39 percent. Oklahoma City University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

Test Requirements

You must submit admission test scores with your application. Oklahoma City University is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Oklahoma City University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1100-1300
Applicants Submitting SAT
34%
SAT Scores for Oklahoma City University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 570
SAT Math 25th 530
SAT Composite 25th 1100
SAT Scores for Oklahoma City University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 660
SAT Math 75th 640
SAT Composite 75th 1300
Average SAT Score 1200

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Oklahoma City University?

Oklahoma City University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 41 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1100 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1000. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1200 out of 1600. The school ranks #3 in Oklahoma for highest average SAT composite score. 34 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Oklahoma City University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1300 and Above Good >84%
1200 to 1300 Avg + 75%-84%
1100 to 1200 Avg - 64%-75%
1000 to 1100 Reach 51%-64%
Less than 1000 Low <51%
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Oklahoma City University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
22-29 
Applicants Submitting ACT
78%
ACT Scores for Oklahoma City University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 22
ACT Math 25th 20
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for Oklahoma City University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 31
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 29
Average ACT Score 25

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Oklahoma City University?

Admission data indicates that Oklahoma City University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #4 in Oklahoma for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 78 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Oklahoma City University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Oklahoma City University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
29 and Above Good >85%
25 to 29 Avg + 75%-85%
22 to 25 Avg - 66%-75%
19 to 22 Reach 55%-66%
Less than 19 Low <55%
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Oklahoma City University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.59
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Oklahoma City University?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Oklahoma City University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Oklahoma City University was 3.59 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #3 in Oklahoma for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Oklahoma City University accepts 75% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

61% of Oklahoma City University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Oklahoma City University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 35%
Top 25% of class 61%
Top 50% of class 91%
Bottom 50% of class 9%
Bottom 25% of class 1%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Oklahoma City University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,195 528 1,723
Accepted 915 371 1,286
Acceptance Rate 77% 70% 75%
Enrolled 220 108 328
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 24% 29% 26%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Oklahoma City University is $55.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Oklahoma City University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Oklahoma City University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Oklahoma City University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207458 IPEDS survey data for Oklahoma City University.

FAQs

Does Oklahoma City University prefer SAT or ACT?

34% of students submit their SAT scores to Oklahoma City University. 78% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Oklahoma City University?

75% of those who apply are granted admission to Oklahoma City University. Admission competition is and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Oklahoma City University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1100 and 1300. 34% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Oklahoma City University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 22 and 29. 78% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.