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Oakland City University

Oakland City, IN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate73%
Acceptance Rate73%

Oakland City University Academics

Oakland City University requires a minimum of 120 semester credits to complete a bachelor's degree.

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Oakland City University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Oakland City University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Oakland City University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Oakland City University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Will I Take At Oakland City University?

Oakland City University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Oakland City University.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Oakland City University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Oakland City University

When choosing a major, Oakland City University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Oakland City University.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Senior Projects

Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.

Double Majoring at Oakland City University

Oakland City University offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.


Frequently Asked Questions About Oakland City University


Does Oakland City University Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Oakland City University does offer services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Oakland City University Offer Online Classes?

✅ Oakland City University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Oakland City University Give Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Oakland City University offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Oakland City University Have An Honors Program?

❌ Oakland City University does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.

Does Oakland City University Require Internships?

❌ Oakland City University does not require an internship for any students.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.


Additional Information About Oakland City University


Oakland City University Library

The main library on campus is the Barger-Richardson Learning Resource Center and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Oakland City University

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Oakland City University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

ROTC

Does Oakland City University have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Oakland City University does not have any ROTC programs.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

867

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

73%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$27,400

Out-of-State

$27,400

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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