University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Rankings

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#5582 of 14,160In the World
#1441 of 2,624In North America
#1363 of 2,523In the United States
#19 of 31In Oklahoma

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
64%
Average SAT
913
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
96%
Undergraduates
800
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
usao.edu

University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate64%65%64%
Applicants470139331
Admissions30390213
Freshmen enrolled full time18061119
Freshmen enrolled part time422

13 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
21 or 11%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 815
or below

75% of them
had 1010
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma are 815-1010 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
163 or 89%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma are 19-24 (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
Other Tests Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White432 (56%)
Two or more races95 (12%)
Hispanic92 (12%)
Nonresident Alien71 (9%)
Black or African American41 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown20 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native17 (2%)
Asian4 (0.5%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$12,032
Students receiving aid
96%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$6,390
Tuition in-state$6,390
Tuition out-of-state$17,250
Fee in-district$1,650
Fee in-state$1,650
Fee out-of-state$1,650

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity536
Combined charge for room and board$6,030
Room charge$3,020
Meal charge$3,010

University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Majors

MajorBachelor's
Business Administration and Management, General27
History, General16
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General11
Sociology9
Psychology, General9
Early Childhood Education and Teaching7
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General7
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other6
Art & Art Studies, General6
Elementary Education and Teaching6
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist6
Chemistry, General5
Mathematics, General5
Communication, General4
Political Science and Government, General3
Music, General3
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness3
Economics, General3
English Language and Literature, General2
Physics, General1
Natural Sciences1
Grand Total153
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate38%29%42%
  • Full-time retention rate - 61%
  • Part-time retention rate - 30%

Publications & Citations

Publications
187
Citations
2,960

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
52 / 93
Engineering
51 / 680
Chemistry
34 / 714
Physics
27 / 668
Computer Science
24 / 98
Medicine
24 / 202
Materials Science
24 / 636
Psychology
20 / 1,595
Biology
20 / 289
Mathematics
16 / 66
Sociology
15 / 31
Business
14 / 123
Art & Design
12 / 14
Political Science
11 / 12
Environmental Science
11 / 113
Social Psychology
10 / 1,577
Philosophy
8 / 19
Education Majors
8 / 18
Electronic Engineering
7 / 0
Literature
6 / 0
Pathology
6 / 152
Math Teachers
6 / 37
Oncology and Cancer research
6 / 100
Economics
6 / 10
Chemical Engineering
6 / 367
Nanotechnology
5 / 84
Law
5 / 11
Communications and Public Relations
5 / 16
Demography
5 / 13
Geography and Cartography
4 / 68
Statistics
4 / 9
Electrical Engineering
4 / 0
Operations Research
4 / 16
Organic Chemistry
4 / 28
Management Information Systems
4 / 25
Environmental Management
3 / 5
History
3 / 0
Cyber Security
3 / 1
Linguistics
3 / 0
Ecology
3 / 40

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199030
199120
199220
199313
199413
199520
199612
199760
199802
1999115
2000218
2001513
2002521
2003118
2004519
2005537
2006967
2007881
2008998
200910121
20105144
201113177
20128233
20135206
201411243
20156209
20166210
201711181
201815186
201910217
202013284

Notable alumni

  1. Geraldyn M Cobb

    Photo
    Geraldyn M Cobb
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1931-2019 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    aircraft pilotautobiographer
    Biography

    Geraldyn M. Cobb, commonly known as Jerrie Cobb, was an American aviator. She was also part of the "Mercury 13", a group of women who underwent physiological screening tests at the same time as the original Mercury Seven astronauts. She was the first to complete each of the tests.

  2. Norma Smallwood

    Photo
    Norma Smallwood
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1909-1966 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    model
    Biography

    Norma Des Cygne Smallwood was the winner of the Miss America 1926 pageant. Smallwood was the first Native American to win the title.

  3. Alwin Komolong

    Photo
    Alwin Komolong
    Born in
    Papua New Guinea Flag Papua New Guinea
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Alwin Komolong is a Papua New Guinean footballer who plays for Lae City of the Papua New Guinea National Soccer League, and for the Papua New Guinea national football team. Alwin and his brother Felix have been called one of the strongest central defensive pairings in their region.

  4. Lance Henson

    Photo
    Lance Henson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    poet
    Biography

    Lance Henson is a Cheyenne poet. Henson was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up near Calumet, Oklahoma, where his grandparents raised him in the traditions of the Cheyenne tribe. He has published 28 volumes of poetry, which have been translated into 25 languages. He has been described as the "foremost Cheyenne poet now writing."

  5. James Vernon Smith

    Photo
    James Vernon Smith
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1926-1973 (aged 47)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    James Vernon Smith was an American politician and a U.S. Representative from Oklahoma.

General info

Alternative namesUSAO
Founded1908
MottoNot for livelihood but for life
Colorsgreen, gold
Academic CalendarTrimesters
Total FTE staff156
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address17th Street and Grand Avenue
Chickasha, Oklahoma, 73018-5322
United States
City population16,000
Phone4055124891
Fax+1 (405) 574 1220

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