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Oakland University

Rochester Hills, MI
University Website: www.oakland.edu
Apply Online: www.oakland.edu/apply/
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Oakland University is a public university co-founded by Matilda Dodge Wilson and John A. Hannah whose 1,500-acre (6.1 km2) campus is located in central Oakland County, Michigan, United States in the cities of Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills. It is the only major research university in Oakland County, from which OU derives its name. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has classified OU as a Doctoral Research University.

Oakland University was initially under the banner of Michigan State University. Michigan State University–Oakland, or MSU-O as it was called, opened in 1959 with 570 students and three buildings. In 1963, MSU-O became known as Oakland University.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $24,026.00 avg tuition

2200 North Squirrel Road
Rochester Hills, MI 48309-4401
(248) 370-2100

Apply online Admissions:
www.oakland.edu/futurestudents
Financial Aid:
www.oakland.edu/financialaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Oakland University

Statistics:
Applied 10,272
Admitted 6,941 68%
Enrolled total 2,361
Full Time: 2,240
Part Time 121
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 19 25
ACT English 19 25
ACT Math 19 25
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 73%
4-year graduation rate 12%
6-year graduation rate 41%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Oakland University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $10,399.00 $10,399.00 $24,026.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $347.00 $347.00 $801.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $13,878.00 $13,878.00 $23,940.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $578.00 $578.00 $998.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,986.00 $7,280.00 $4,620.00
Other Expenses $2,340.00 $4,620.00 $4,620.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,362.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 95%
Percent receiving grant aid 94%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,107.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 55%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,123.00

Oakland University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African Studies X
East Asian Studies X
Latin American Studies X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Biophysics X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business/Commerce, General X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Finance, General X
Human Resources Development X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X X
Management Information Systems and Services, Other X
Management Information Systems, General X X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Operations Management and Supervision X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication, General X
Journalism X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Information Technology X X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, Other X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Music Teacher Education X X
Reading Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGINEERING
Computer Engineering, General X
Computer Software Engineering X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Engineering Chemistry X
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics X
Engineering, Other X
Industrial Engineering X X
Mechanical Engineering X X
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering X
Systems Engineering X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Engineering/Industrial Management X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
Writing, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Japanese Language and Literature X
Linguistics X X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Environmental Health X
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing X
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Nurse Anesthetist X
Nursing Education X
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene X X
Physical Therapy/Therapist X
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X X
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X
Sociology and Anthropology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Acting X
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Conducting X
Dance, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other X
Drawing X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Keyboard Instruments X
Music Pedagogy X
Music Performance, General X X
Music Theory and Composition X
Music, General X
Painting X
Photography X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X
Visual and Performing Arts, General X
Voice and Opera X X

Scholarships for Students in Michigan

Name Amount Deadline
Sue Walicki Nursing Scholarship Up to $5,000 March 01, 2017
Dorothy and Dick Burgess Scholarship Up to $4,000 March 01, 2017
Antonia Dellas Memorial Scholarship Up to $2,000 March 01, 2017
Earl I. Anderson Scholarship $1,250 January 31, 2017
David Arver Memorial Scholarship $1,000 April 01, 2017
Jon and Kay Simpson Scholarship Varies March 15, 2017
Pessetti Family Scholarship Varies March 24, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
Edward L. and Joanne M. Drewno Scholarship Varies March 24, 2017
Calhoun County Medical Society Alliance Nursing Scholarship Varies March 24, 2017

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