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Located in Oklahoma City, this Oklahoma State University campus is a four-year public university. Although bachelor’s degrees are offered, the majority of students are enrolled in certificate and associate degree programs at this particular campus. The majority of students enrolled on campus are female, and the total student population is just 5,300+

Overview of Oklahoma State University – Oklahoma City

The school offers certificate programs, associate degrees, and bachelor’s degrees. The most common degrees earned include business, computer information sciences, engineering, and nursing. The school does not provide on-campus housing; therefore, many students live at home or find accommodations in town. There are plenty of options, as this is a large, urban area. Anyone interested in attending the Oklahoma City campus must submit an application, transcripts from all schools attended, ACT or SAT test scores, and a $40 application fee. the deadline for application is August 1st.

General Information

School Type Primarily associate's, Public
Campus Setting City: Large
Campus Housing No
Student Faculty Ratio 22:1
Graduation Rate 10%
Year Founded 1961

Student Enrollment

Total Students5,701


Undergraduate Student

Male 2,109
Female 3,592

Graduate Student

Male NA
Female NA

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Application Fee $40
High School GPA NA
High School Rank NA
High School Transcripts NA
College Prep Courses NA
Recommendations NA
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) NA
Application Deadline May 1
Common Application Accepted No

Tuition Cost & Financial Aid

Full-time, in-state students at Oklahoma State University in Oklahoma City pay around $5,000 for tuition. Out-of-state students pay closer to $10,900 for tuition. Oklahoma State University is a public school, therefore all possible forms of federal financial aid are available to students at the school. Types of financial aid include Pell Grants, federal student loans, private student loans, and other grants and scholarships. Students who need additional financial assistance, beyond grants and student loans, can contact the admissions office on campus or talk to a high school guidance counselor for a list of possible scholarships. There are writing scholarships available, some are based on academic achievement, and still others are based on community involvement.

Average net price 2017-2018
Net Price $5,678
Average Total Aid $4,897
Students Receiving Financial Aid 71%
Room & Board $5,534

Sticker Price

  • Tuition In-State - $5,034
  • Tuition Out-of-State - $10,872
  • Books and Supplies - $1,440
  • Room & Board - $5,534
  • Other - $4,167


Oklahoma State University boasts high retention rates on this campus. At least 80% of full-time students attending return for their second year, while 62% of part-time students return. The graduation rate is only 11%, but the transfer rate is 30%, indicating that students are able to move to another institution easily in order to complete their degrees. The student-to-faculty ratio is quite high on this campus, sitting at 25 to 1, so students who prefer a more intimate classroom setting might find courses to be challenging, especially in the first two years when they classes are usually at their largest. However, for those who are independent learners, or who enjoy interacting with classmates, the large classroom size should not be an issue. The larger class size also provides the opportunity for students to make lifelong friendships and create networking opportunities that will be beneficial to all involved once they enter the workforce.

Student Population Total

Student Population 5,701

Evening Classes : Yes
Online Learning : Yes

Most Popular Programs & Majors

(# of Diplomas Awarded by Subject)

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 14 Total Graduates / 100%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other 14 Graduates
All Other Diplomas 0

Outcome & Salary

Those who complete their degrees at Oklahoma State University on the Oklahoma City campus will enjoy decent salaries upon entering the workforce and attaining experience. The average salary of an Oklahoma City campus graduate is $52,000. Their starting salaries sit around $38,700 and their mid-career salaries rise, on average, to about $63,600. Those who are earning on the higher end of the spectrum are those with degrees in computer information sciences, engineering, and nursing. Salaries do vary between professions, with those attaining bachelor’s degrees having higher earning potential than those with certificates or associate degrees. However, in some instances, those with associate degrees could out earn those with bachelor’s degrees. For example, a registered nurse with a 2-year degree could earn more than a person with a business administration degree. However, a person with an accounting degree can earn more than a nurse or someone working in computer information systems.

Graduates Salary
College Grads Early Career Salary $38,700
College Grads Average Salary $52,000
College Grads Mid Career Salary $63,600
Return on Investment (ROI)
10 Year Salary Earnings Potential $520,000
20 Year Salary Earnings Potential $1,156,000
Cost of Education (Net Price) 4 Year $22,712
10 Year Projected ROI $497,288
20 Year Projected ROI $1,133,288
No College Education Salary Comparison
National Average Salary $38,792
10 Year Projected Income $387,920
20 Year Projected Income $775,840

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