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Oklahoma Baptist University Stats, Info and Facts

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1,986 students

61% admitted

  • 1,851 full time
  • 135 part time
  • 741 men full time
  • 1,110 women full time
  • 4,901 applied
  • 2,967 admitted
  • 556 enrolled

1,498 Undergraduates

$22,710 tuition/year

  • 60 Graduates
  • 219 Non-Degree
  • $22,710 in state
  • $2,600 fees
  • $7,010 room & board
  • $1,300 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Baptist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southwest Town, distant from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Four-one-four plan
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Ashley from Mustang, OK
  • 0
  • OBU can offer a life changing experience, if you allow it to. Everything from your education to your spirit is taken into consideration, and oftentimes in ways that you would…

  • Jan-15-2014 Read More
  • Anna from Mcallen, TX
  • 0
  • obu provides such a friendly environment for all students. the professors make it a point to get to know you as a person and are so kind. i couldn't ask…

  • Feb-28-2012 Read More
  • Abby from Shawnee, OK
  • 0
  • Oklahoma Baptist University has a very welcoming atmosphere and caring student body. The diversity on campus makes OBU stand out from other colleges since we are represented by 35 foreign…

  • Oct-26-2015 Read More
  • Charis from Ponca City, OK
  • 0
  • OBU is a school focused on loving God and loving people. The people here want to invest in others and push them to be better mentally, physically, spiritually, and socially.…

  • Oct-26-2015 Read More
  • Jessy from Decatur, TX
  • 0
  • OBU is an amazing university, it is small enough to where it is easy to get to know your professors and make friends on campus. It is also inclusive enough…

  • Nov-25-2015 Read More
Mission Statement

Oklahoma Baptist University is an institution founded on Christian principles and teachings whose primary purpose is to conduct educational programs in the traditional arts and sciences and in other disciplines with the intent to prepare students for effective leadership and service in the various vocations.

Oklahoma Baptist University
  • Located in Shawnee, OK
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 1,986 students enrolled
  • 61% admitted
  • $22,710 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Brandy
  • Sep-13-2011 I am a current student here

    I love being at OBU; the atmosphere on campus is so friendly and inviting. You don't have to worry about not having friends, because the other students will always interact with you, especially at the beginning of the school year to help out the new Freshman. And with fun traditions like the Freshman Beanie, The Walk, and Ka-Rip! what's not to love?

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  • 5
  • Zip Bang OBU!
  • Feb-06-2011 I am a current student here

    The atmosphere of OBU is unlike any other school I've heard about. The student body is on the smaller side so once you're here there are familiar faces all around. I came here not knowing anyone and now I have a lot of really great friends. OBU also has a bunch a super fun traditions that set it apart from other schools. From the minute I got to welcome week at the beginning of the year I knew this was where I was supposed to be.

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  • 5
  • Alyssa from Oklahoma City, OK
  • Aug-27-2009 I am a current student here

    I love the entire atmosphere that surrounds the campus. Everyone is SO friendly! My first day here, I was extremely lost, but all I had to do was ask anyone where to go and they personally took me there themselves.

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