Oklahoma Christian University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#4604 of 14,131 In the World
#1288 of 2,597 In North America
#1213 of 2,496 In the United States
#16 of 31 In Oklahoma
#2 of 2 In Edmond

Quick Review

Religion
Churches of Christ
Acceptance rate
61%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$20,761 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,755
Graduates
300
Male:Female Ratio
50:50
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
www.oc.edu

Oklahoma Christian University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 61% 67% 58%
Applicants 2,186 788 1,398
Admissions 1,338 525 813
Freshmen enrolled full time 343 164 179
Freshmen enrolled part time 16 1 15

541 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

315 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
96 or 27%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1020
or below

75% of them
had 1250
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Oklahoma Christian University are 1020-1250 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
311 or 87%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Oklahoma Christian University are 20-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1388 (68%)
Black or African American 220 (11%)
Hispanic 155 (8%)
Two or more races 147 (7%)
Asian 87 (4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 25 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 14 (0.7%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,761/year
Average aid awarded
$16,439
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $11,007
$30-48K $15,534
$48-75K $17,068
$75-110K $18,904
$110K+ $16,960

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $24,550$11,250
Tuition in-state $24,550$11,250
Tuition out-of-state $24,550$11,250
Fee in-district $540$180
Fee in-state $540$180
Fee out-of-state $540$180

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,709
Combined charge for room and board $7,900
Room charge $4,400
Meal charge $3,500

Oklahoma Christian University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 52
Engineering, General 39
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 10 26
Finance, General 11 24
Commercial and Advertising Art 34
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 27
Computer Science 23 4
Mechanical Engineering 25
Accounting 7 15
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 22
Organizational Behavior Studies 20
Bible & Biblical Studies 18
Business & Commerce, General 7 10
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 16
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 16
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 11 3
Psychology, General 10
Elementary Education and Teaching 10
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 8
International Business & Trade & Commerce 2 6
Computer Engineering, General 8
Advertising 7
Mathematics, General 7
Child Development 6
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 6
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching 5
Music, General 5
Human Resources Management and Services, Other 5
Computer and Information Sciences, General 4
Creative Writing 4
Interior Design 4
Journalism 3
Art & Art Studies, General 3
Business Administration and Management, General 3
Mass Communication & Media Studies 3
Accounting and Finance 3
Divinity & Ministry 3
Theology & Theological Studies 3
Social Studies Teacher Education 2
History, General 2
Music Teacher Education 2
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist 2
Religion & Religious Studies 2
Artificial Intelligence 2
Spanish Language and Literature 1
Human Development and Family Studies, General 1
Design and Applied Arts, Other 1
Pre-Law Studies 1
English Language and Literature, General 1
Political Science and Government, General 1
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Forensic Chemistry 1
Grand Total 368 190
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 60% 57% 63%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%

Publications & Citations

Publications
81
Citations
938

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
22 / 225
Biology
17 / 299
Computer Science
12 / 67
Microbiology
12 / 200
Psychology
11 / 303
Medicine
10 / 119
Art & Design
10 / 71
Engineering
9 / 28
Mathematics
8 / 12
Business
8 / 74
Math Teachers
7 / 12
Chemistry
7 / 43
Sociology
7 / 22
Education Majors
6 / 12
Management Information Systems
4 / 24
Health Science
4 / 9
Physics
4 / 22
Materials Science
4 / 22
Genetics
4 / 96
Demography
3 / 149
Communications and Public Relations
3 / 32
Multimedia
3 / 35
Structural Engineering
3 / 3
Social Psychology
2 / 173
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
2 / 0
Media Studies
2 / 0
Classics and Ancient History
2 / 0
Entertainment Industry Business
2 / 30
Nursing
2 / 11
Game Design and Development
2 / 5
Child Psychology
2 / 107
Fashion Design
2 / 0
Environmental Science
2 / 3
Economics
2 / 0
Radio and Television broadcasting
2 / 30
Family medicine
2 / 20
Broadcast Journalism
2 / 30
Molecular Biology
2 / 48
Gender Studies
2 / 6
Performing arts
1 / 0

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 1
1992 0 0
1993 1 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 1
1997 1 1
1998 2 1
1999 2 18
2000 0 15
2001 0 20
2002 5 26
2003 1 26
2004 2 31
2005 1 35
2006 3 45
2007 3 36
2008 4 41
2009 6 57
2010 8 71
2011 1 78
2012 6 65
2013 6 84
2014 5 83
2015 2 47
2016 3 48
2017 3 60
2018 7 56
2019 5 50
2020 6 82
2021 7 83

Oklahoma Christian University alumni

  1. Molefi Kete Asante

    Molefi Kete Asante
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    writerphilosopheruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Molefi Kete Asante is an American professor and philosopher. He is a leading figure in the fields of African-American studies, African studies, and communication studies. He is currently professor in the Department of Africology at Temple University, where he founded the PhD program in African-American Studies. He is president of the Molefi Kete Asante Institute for Afrocentric Studies.

  2. Sherri Coale

    Sherri Coale
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Sherri Kay Coale is a retired college basketball coach. She was the head coach of the University of Oklahoma Sooners women's basketball team for 25 years, from 1996 to 2021. Coale was inducted into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2016.

  3. Dan Branch

    Dan Branch
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Dan H. Branch is an American politician who served as the Texas State Representative for the 108th district from 2003 to 2015. A member of the Republican Party, he represented part of Dallas. On July 25, 2013, Branch officially announced his candidacy for Texas Attorney General in the 2014 Republican primary election, in which he was defeated by Ken Paxton.

  4. George S. Benson

    George S. Benson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1898-1991 (aged 93)
    Occupations
    missionary
    Biography

    George Stuart Benson was an American missionary, college administrator, and conservative political activist. After fleeing communist uprisings in China as a missionary, Benson became an anticommunist and conservative activist, taking stances against the New Deal, and later, racial integration. Benson served for many years as the president of Harding College, and oversaw a large propaganda network through his National Education Program, which sponsored short cartoons, "Freedom Forums" (gatherings of business people to promote the American way), and lecture tours for Benson.

General info

Alternative names Oklahoma Christian
OCU
Oklahoma Christian University of Science and Arts
OC
OCUSA
Oklahoma Christian College
OCC
Founded 1950
Motto Transform lives for faith, scholarship and service
Colors maroon, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 302
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 2501 E Memorial Rd
Edmond, Oklahoma, 73013
United States
City population 94,000
Phone 4054255000
Fax +1 (405) 425 5477

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