Oakland University

Rochester Hills, Michigan

Oakland University Overview

Student population

Address2200 North Squirrel Road
Rochester Hills, MI
School Websitewww.oakland.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Oakland University is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Rochester Hills, Michigan that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 12,309 students applied to Oakland University. Of those students, 10,328 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Oakland University was $12,606. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Oakland University.

Oakland University has a 55% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Oakland University Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The Oakland University acceptance rate is 84%. To put this into perspective, 10,328 of the 12,309 students who applied to Oakland University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Oakland University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Oakland University had an SAT score between the range of 1,010 and 1,240. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Oakland University was between 21 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Oakland University as part of their application.

Oakland University Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Oakland University, the tuition for in-state residents is $12,606. Combined with fees of $0, room and board costs of $10,100, other expenses of $2,034 and the $784 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $24,230 in tuition.

Students at Oakland University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Oakland University was $4,693 last year, with 34% of students being awarded federal aid.

Oakland University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio20:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Oakland University.

Oakland University has a good gender split, with 56% of undergraduates being female and 44% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Michigan residents; in fact, 97% of all students reside in Michigan. However, 2% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Oakland University is 20:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Oakland University Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
ENGINEERING
EDUCATION
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PSYCHOLOGY
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

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