Oakland University

#1270 / #379
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

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About Oakland University

According to Wikipedia, Oakland University is a public research university in Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills, Michigan. It is the second largest university in the Detroit Metropolitan Area with 20,012 students and it is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity." The university offers 132 bachelor's degree programs and 138 professional graduate certificate, master's degree, and doctoral degree programs, including those offered by the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine.

Oakland University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
12,054 81% 56% 1125 23

How Much Does Oakland University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)

How Much Do Oakland University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Oakland University, then you can expect to earn an average of $48,100 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Oakland University's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
16,329 14,539 1,790

Where is Oakland University?

Oakland University is located at 2200 North Squirrel Road, Rochester Hills MI 48309-4401

How Safe is Oakland University?

Oakland University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Rochester Hills has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Oakland University Known For?

Oakland University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Oakland University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Oakland University's Most Influential Alumni?

Oakland University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Nursing, and Medical. Here are some of Oakland University's most famous alumni:

Barbara Oakley
Barbara Oakley
A Professor of Engineering.
Colin Kroll
An American entrepreneur and co-founder of Vine and HQ Trivia.
Renee Ellmers
A Former U.S. Representative from North Carolina.
Howard Birndorf
An American businessman.
Jennifer Valoppi
An American journalist.
Michael W. Michalak
Michael W. Michalak
An American diplomat.
Deborah Servitto
An American judge.
Shane Lawal
A Nigerian basketball player.
Daniel D. Polsby
An American lawyer.
Heng Sure
Heng Sure
An American Buddhist monk.
Nancy Lenoil
A .
Kevin Dockery
A Military author.

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