University of Central Oklahoma campus

Overview

Applicants
5,122
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average HS GPA
3.29

GPA Breakdown

24%
Over 3.75
20%
3.50 - 3.74
19%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
17%
2.50 - 2.99
4%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
19 - 24

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
19:1
Total Faculty
1,111
with Terminal Degree
534

600
Women
511
Men
156
Minority

Most frequent class size
20 - 29
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
13%
Graduate in 5 years
32%
Graduate in 6 years
39%

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Auctioneering
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Finance, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Insurance
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
  • Operations Management and Supervision

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Information Technology

  • Education

  • Art Teacher Education
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Drama and Dance Teacher Education
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • German Language Teacher Education
  • History Teacher Education
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other

  • Engineering

  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics

  • Engineering Technologies/Technicians

  • Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Industrial Safety Technology/Technician

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

  • Adult Development and Aging
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Child Development
  • Family Systems
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

  • History

  • History, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • General Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Mathematics, General
  • Statistics, General
  • Statistics, Other

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Museology/Museum Studies

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies

  • Personal and Culinary Services

  • Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General

  • Security and Protective Services

  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Juvenile Corrections

  • Social Sciences

  • Applied Economics
  • Geography
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Graphic Design
  • Interior Design
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, Other
  • Piano and Organ
  • Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
  • Voice and Opera


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Dr. Dwight Adams
Former Director, FBI National Laboratory

Milt Heflin
NASA Johnson Space Center

Mary Fallin
Governor

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
13%
Graduate in 5 years
32%
Graduate in 6 years
39%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Internship

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines
May 31
Notification Date
May 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
School

Financial Aid Statistics


Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$6,867

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$5,157
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$14,033
Required Fees
$939
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,200

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$3,200

On-Campus Room and Board
$7,130
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
15,067
Foreign Countries Represented
67

Demographics

3.73%
American Indian or Alaskan Native
3.44%
Asian
8.77%
African-American
9.07%
Hispanic
57.57%
Caucasian
1.41%
Unknown
7.14%
International

58% female
42% male
3% are out of state
71% are full time
29% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
9%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
31%

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Frat Sorority

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
250
Number of Honor Societies
27

Number of Social Sororities
11
Number of Religious Organizations
16

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

2% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Bronchos)
5 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Football
Golf
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Bronchos)
7 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups: Students may utilize the counseling center. Student organization - Student Alliance for Equality (S.A.F.E) http://www.uco.edu/la/studentlinks/orgs/safe.asp

Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
65%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Dell, Apple

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Megan Hager
Director, Recruitment and Scholarships

Address
100 N University Dr
Box 151
Edmond, OK 73034

Phone
405-974-2727

Email
onestop@uco.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Starbucks
Wellness Center
University Center
Chambers Library

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Flat Tire Burger
Buffalo Wild Wings
Starbucks
Quail Springs Mall
Downtown Oklahoma City provides many sporting venues, a Bass Pro shop, and the Bricktown eateries.

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
M-F, Sat
10 am - 2 pm, 10 am Sat
405-974-2727

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10am and 2pm
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Advance Notice
Other

Contact Email Address for Visit
onestop@uco.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
shuttle buses (Broncholink, Citylink), taxis, Bum-a-Bike program Airport is Will Rogers World Airport, 25 miles.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From I-35, take the Second Street exit and turn west. After two miles, turn north onto Garland Godfrey Drive. Visitor Loit is east of the Nigh University Center.

Local Accommodations
America's Best Value inn - $70 Best Western- $90 Hampton Inn - $90 Holiday Inn - $90 Sleep Inn - $60 Stratford House Inn - $90