Oklahoma Baptist University

Shawnee, OK

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,407
Graduate Enrollment: 80
Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: Baptist

Campus Details

Town: Distant (in urban cluster more than 10 miles and up to 35 miles from an urbanized area)
Four-year, small, highly residential // full-time, selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 55.74%

Male/Female: 43% / 57% (2017)

First generation college students: 25.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 2.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.3% (2002)

Test scores for admission: Required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,111
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 980 - 1210

2022 Median Admit ACT: 22
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 18 - 26

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 63.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 43.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 31.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 23.1% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 67.7%
Black: 7.0%
Hispanic: 2.1%
Asian: 0.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 4.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 15.4%
Non-resident alien: 1.4%
Unknown race: 1.4%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $44,509
In-State tuition: $32,050
Out-of-State tuition: $32,050

Estimated books and supplies: $1,300 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $8,148 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $4,532 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $8,148 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $4,532 (2022)

Average Family Income: $67,079 (2017)
Median Family Income: $51,701 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 33.6%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 54.1%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $24,801 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $263 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $17,504
$30k-48k $17,753
$48k-75k $18,962
$75k-110k $21,630
$110k+ $23,902

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 43%
6-year graduation rate: 54%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.7% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $24,801 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $7,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $15,750 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $17,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 82.4% (2015)
@3 year 86.5% (2017)
@5 year 86.0% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 57.5% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 62.7% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $38,804 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $43,164 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Theology and Religious Vocations, Other. 7
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 4
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 5
Bachelor's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 14 $25,147 $257
Bachelor's Degree Anthropology. 2
Bachelor's Degree Criminology. 2
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 3
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 1
Bachelor's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, General. 6
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 3
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 2
Bachelor's Degree Music. 6
Master's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 13
Bachelor's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 17
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 33 $27,000 $286 $61,390 ($5,116) $57,551 ($4,796)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 14
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 17 $19,500 $207
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 13
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 4
Bachelor's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 4
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 12
Bachelor's Degree International Business. 5
Master's Degree International Business. 6
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 13
Bachelor's Degree History. 3
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 5
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 14 $25,750 $269 $27,895 ($2,325)
Bachelor's Degree Journalism. 3
Bachelor's Degree Information Science/Studies. 1
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 2
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 6
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 15 $25,825 $274 $40,178 ($3,348) $41,792 ($3,483)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 29 $21,250 $223 $40,771 ($3,398) $43,391 ($3,616)
Bachelor's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 5
Bachelor's Degree Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 21 $19,500 $207
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 4
Bachelor's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 2
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 3
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 6
Bachelor's Degree Physiology, Pathology and Related Sciences. 14
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 3
Bachelor's Degree Natural Sciences. 8
Bachelor's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 18 $26,891 ($2,241)
Bachelor's Degree Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management. 11
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 4
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 5
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 2
Master's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 5
Bachelor's Degree Bible/Biblical Studies. 10
Bachelor's Degree Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology. 4
Bachelor's Degree Religious/Sacred Music. 2
Bachelor's Degree Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Theology and Religious Vocations, Other. 6


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $63,252
Full time faculty: 54%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year: $131,403,959 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $158,380,686 (2022)