#2183 Overall Influence #1456 Desirability Rank

Oklahoma Christian University

From Wikipedia

Oklahoma Christian University is a private Christian university in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, US. It was founded in 1950 by members of the Churches of Christ.History Oklahoma Christian University was originally named Central Christian College founded in 1950 by members of the Churches of Christ. It opened as a two-year college with 97 students in Bartlesville on the former estate of Henry Vernon "H.V." Foster, a prominent oil businessman. L.R. Wilson was the college's first president, having founded Florida Christian College four years before. Harold Fletcher, who became an OC emeritus professor of music, was the first faculty member hired for the new college. James O. Baird became the school's second president in 1954. Soon after, plans were made to move the campus to Oklahoma City. Groundbreaking occurred on the far north edge of Oklahoma City in 1957 and the university was relocated in 1958. It was renamed Oklahoma Christian College in 1959 and began offering the bachelor's degree, with its first senior class graduating in 1962. Full accreditation was obtained from the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools in 1965.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,186

Acceptance

61%

Graduation Rate

60%

Median SAT Score

1125

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$23,450

Fees (in-state)

$500

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$18,686
30K - 48K$18,379
48K - 75K$20,865
75K - 110K$22,426
110K+$25,758

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$43,300

Employed

86%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2501 E Memorial Rd, Edmond OK 73013

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

15 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Oklahoma Christian University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1853 World Rank
Education
#1522 World Rank
Business
#879 World Rank
Communications
#860 World Rank
Psychology
#1452 World Rank
Computer Science
#1321 World Rank
History
#1777 World Rank
Literature
#535 World Rank
Nursing
#2298 World Rank
Political Science
#2634 World Rank
Biology
#3853 World Rank
Engineering
#5004 World Rank
Medical
#4174 World Rank
Law
#4406 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1785 World Rank
Sociology
#4323 World Rank
Chemistry
#7341 World Rank
Mathematics
#4538 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Oklahoma Christian University's Most influential alumni?

Oklahoma Christian University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Business, and Communications

Peace Uwase

Charles Hutchison

Academic, researcher, professor of education

Chris Lemons

Chris Lemons

American soccer player

Jeanie B Tryggestad

Researcher

George E. Young

Kevin Easley

American politician

Robert L. Rhodes

American academic

Roderick Green

American Paralympic athlete

Sam Winterbotham

Tennis coach

Rhein Gibson

Professional golfer

Dan Branch

American politician

Cory T. Williams

Cory T. Williams

American politician