Oklahoma State University - Oklahoma City Admissions

Costs, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Graduation Rates & More

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Oklahoma State University - Oklahoma City Admissions Overview:

OSU - Oklahoma City has open admissions, so any qualified and interested students should be able to attend the school. Those interested will need to submit an application, which can be found on the school's website and can be completed online. Students will also need to submit official transcripts of high school course work. While a campus visit is not required, all interested applicants are encouraged to stop by for a tour and to meet with a member of the admissions team.

Admissions Data (2016):

Oklahoma State University - Oklahoma City Description:

Located in Oklahoma City, OSU - OKC is a member of the Oklahoma State University System. Oklahoma City (the state capital), with its population and large number of cultural events, is a great place for students to live and learn. The school's offered degrees are mostly Associate's and Certificate degrees. Popular choices include Law Enforcement fields, Firefighting, Energy Management/Technology, and Horticulture. Students can join the Honors Program, where they can enroll in advanced courses in core subjects, with more challenging material and smaller class sizes. On average, OSU - OKC has a student / faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Outside of the classroom, there are a number of student-run clubs and activities. These range from academic honor societies, service-oriented groups, social/recreational clubs, and performing arts organizations. While OSU-OKC has no officially-registered varsity teams, it does have a wellness center, complete with fitness classes and a full golf course. 

Enrollment (2016):

  • Total Enrollment: 6,131 (all undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 40% Male / 60% Female
  • 45% Full-time

Costs (2016 - 17):

  • Tuition and Fees: $3,634 (in-state); $9,922 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $1,440 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $5,534
  • Other Expenses: $4,167
  • Total Cost: $14,775 (in-state); $21,063 (out-of-state)

Oklahoma State University Financial Aid (2015 - 16):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 71%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 63%
    • Loans: 25%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $4,680
    • Loans: $5,699

Academic Programs:

  • Most Popular Majors: Law Enforcement/Homeland Security, Genetic Therapy, Energy Management/Technology, Firefighting, Horticulture

Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): NA
  • Transfer Out Rate: 34%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 5%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

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Oklahoma State University Mission Statement:

mission statement from http://www.osuokc.edu/administration/mission.aspx

"Oklahoma State University – Oklahoma City develops and delivers collegiate level career and transfer educational programs, professional development and support services which prepare individuals to live and work in an increasingly technological and global community."

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