Bacone College

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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 is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Bacone College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
34947%9%87315

How Much Does Bacone College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$12,000$2,700
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage 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 BodyUnder-Grads
248248

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 History, Nursing, and Anthropology. Here are some of Bacone College's most famous alumni:

Jeanne Rorex-Bridges
A Cherokee artist and civil rights activist.
Joseph Wicks
An American judge.
Joan Brown
A Native American painter, illustrator and educator of Cherokee and Muscogee Creek descent.
Dorothy Sunrise Lorentino
A Comanche educator.
Loyd Colson
An American baseball player.
Frank Day
A Native American artist .
Clara Nomee
A Politician of the Crow Nation.
Marlene Riding In Mameah
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Enoch Kelly Haney
An American politician and artist.
Randy Rutherford
An American basketball coach.
Gerry Pirtle
An American baseball player.
Archie Sam
Archie Sam
A Muscogee-Cherokee-Natchez traditionalist and stomp dance leader.