Oakwood University

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Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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Most Desirable School
American private Seventh-day Adventist university in Alabama

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About Oakwood University

According to Wikipedia, Oakwood University is a private, historically black Seventh-day Adventist university in Huntsville, Alabama. It is the only HBCU owned and operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Oakwood University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Department of Education of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists to award associate, baccalaureate, and master's degrees.

Oakwood University's Online Degrees

BS in Organizational Management
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
BS in Information Technology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
BS in Church Leadership
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
BS in General Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported

Oakwood University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
88172%49%

How Much Does Oakwood University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$19,990
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$26,045
30K - 48K$29,978
48K - 75K$24,628
75K - 110K$27,662
110K+$26,240

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Oakwood University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Oakwood University, then you can expect to earn an average of $37,400 per year. You also have a 85% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Oakwood University's Demographics

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

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
1,3361,27363

Where is Oakwood University?

Oakwood University is located at 7000 Adventist Blvd NW, Huntsville AL 35896

How Safe is Oakwood University?

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

What Is Oakwood University Known For?

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

Oakwood University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Oakwood University's Most Influential Alumni?

Oakwood University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Nursing, and Social Work. Here are some of Oakwood University's most famous alumni:

T. R. M. Howard
T. R. M. Howard
An American physician.
Barry Black
Barry Black
A United States Navy admiral and Seventh-Day Adventist minister.
Raymond Winbush
Raymond Winbush
An American scholar.
Brian McKnight
An American singer-songwriter, producer, and R&B musician.
Davido
A Nigerian singer.
Delbert Baker
Delbert Baker
An American minister.
John F. Street
An American politician.
Heather Knight
An American educator.
Stennett H. Brooks
Stennett H. Brooks
A Nicaraguan Seventh-day Adventist leader.
E. E. Cleveland
An American Seventh-day Adventist leader .
Wintley Phipps
Wintley Phipps
A Trinidad and Tobago musician.
Angela Brown
Angela Brown
An American opera singer.

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