Bacone College

#4657 / #1297
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
Private liberal arts college

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About Bacone College

According to Wikipedia, Bacone College, formerly Bacone Indian University, is a tribal college in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Founded in 1880 as the Indian University by missionary Almon C. Bacone, it was originally affiliated with the mission arm of what is now American Baptist Churches USA. Renamed as Bacone College in the early 20th century, it is the oldest continuously operated institution of higher education in Oklahoma. The liberal arts college has had strong historic ties to several tribal nations, including the Muscogee and Cherokee. The Bacone College Historic District has been on the National Register of Historic Places listings in Muskogee County, Oklahoma since 2014.

Bacone College's Online Degrees

BS in Business Administration
Degree Concentrations
  • Accounting
  • General Business
  • Marketing
  • Tribal Leadership
  • Required Credits: 124
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA in Christian Ministry
  • Required Credits: 124
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Criminal Justice
  • Required Credits: 124
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Early Childhood Development
  • Required Credits: 124
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA in Family Studies Education
  • Required Credits: 124
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online

Bacone College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
349 47% 9% 873 15

How Much Does Bacone College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $19,554
30K - 48K $21,025
48K - 75K $18,758
75K - 110K $24,666
110K+ $24,870

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Bacone College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Bacone College, then you can expect to earn an average of $37,000 per year. You also have a 88% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Bacone College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
248 248

Where is Bacone College?

Bacone College is located at 2299 Old Bacone Rd, Muskogee OK 74403-1597

How Safe is Bacone College?

Muskogee has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Bacone College Known For?

Bacone College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Bacone College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Bacone College's Most Influential Alumni?

Bacone College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, History, and Sociology. Here are some of Bacone College's most famous alumni:

Thomas Gilcrease
Thomas Gilcrease
An American businessman.
Merlin Little Thunder
An American artist.
Acee Blue Eagle
Acee Blue Eagle
An American artist .
Thomas Banyacya
A Hopi Native American leader.
Eddie Chuculate
A Contemporary Muscogee Creek writer and journalist.
Jack C. Montgomery
Jack C. Montgomery
A United States Army Medal of Honor recipient.
Daniel Roberts
A Fighter.
Fred Beaver
An American artist .
Ruthe Blalock Jones
Ruthe Blalock Jones
A Contemporary Delaware-Shawnee-Peoria painter and printmaker from Oklahoma, educator and former director of Bacone College's department of art.
Alexander Posey
A Muscogee Creek poet, journalist, humorist, and politician from Indian Territory .
W. Richard West Sr.
A Cheyenne painter, sculptor, educator from Oklahoma .
Willard Stone
Willard Stone
An American artist .

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