A comprehensive university where emphasis is placed on individual student success.
Quality, Individualized Instruction and Support: OKCU is a comprehensive university where emphasis is placed on individual student success. At OKCU, you're a name, and not a number. No matter what country you call home, you will find a warm and welcoming environment for international students at Oklahoma City University. Currently, undergraduate and graduate students from more than 50 countries are pursuing their academic goals at Oklahoma City University.
Students are treated as individuals, and are helped to excel in academics, athletics, internships, art, music, campus life -- in any and every area that interests them. Personalized instruction in a small classroom setting is possible at OKCU because of the low student-to-faculty ratio. Students interact one-on-one with highly qualified professors. Graduate assistants do not instruct in the classroom at any level.
Outstanding Facilities and Technology: The University continues to focus on the physical campus to provide the most up-to-date, accessible facilities. Computer access is plentiful and convenient at OKCU. Residence halls are equipped with Internet access, and on-campus computer labs are available for student use. The comprehensive Freede Wellness and Activity Center is a vital facility for athletic programs, student activities, and university events.
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Academic Life: There are more than 60 outstanding undergraduate academic programs. Students receive a solid liberal arts foundation and specialized training in their field of interest, and they will have many opportunities to apply their knowledge in professional settings at companies throughout the Oklahoma City area.
Petree College of Arts and Sciences:
Meinders School of Business:
Wanda Bass School of Music and Performing Arts:
Kramer School of Nursing:
Ann Lacy School of American Dance and Arts Management
The Wimberly School of Religion and Graduate Theological Center
School of Law
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ELS Language Center, an internationally-known language school, is America's leading provider of English language instruction. One of the centers is located on the OKCU campus. ELS offers one-month long English instruction in twelve different levels. Students may fulfill the University's English requirement by completing level 109 at ELS. The MBA requires level 110. Students who are in levels 107, 108 or 109 may enroll concurrently at OKCU.
In addition to classes in grammar, conversation, reading, writing and listening skills, ELS offers advanced students classes in drama, debate, TOEFL preparation, American culture, test taking, computers, pronunciation and advanced conversation. Field trips and activities are also arranged for students. Students may live in University housing, ELS dorms, in homestays or in private apartments.
Oklahoma City University Admissions Requirements: The equivalent of a 2.0 high school grade point average is required for admission into Oklahoma City University's undergraduate programs, and a 3.0 undergraduate GPA for most graduate programs. A TOEFL score of 500 is required for most programs. GMAT is required for admission to the MBA program.
Once we have received all of your application materials, the evaluation process requires one to two weeks. Please allow time for mailing. A complete application for admission consists of the following:
Applying for a Visa: Once you've been accepted at Oklahoma City University, you will receive an admission letter and I-20 document. Follow the instructions to pay the SEVIS fee: http://www.ice.gov/ Take the appropriate documents, along with your statement of financial support, to the nearest U.S. Embassy or U.S. Consulate to apply for an F-1 student visa.
Cost of Attendance and International Student Scholarship Opportunities: Oklahoma City University offers numerous undergraduate and graduate scholarships for international students. At OKCU, your application for admission is also your application for scholarships. When completing your application for admission, indicate the types of scholarships for which you would like to be considered. Please note that international students are not eligible to apply for state or federal financial aid in the United States. Oklahoma City University does not offer grants or loans to international students.
Oklahoma City University and Oklahoma City: A Great University in a Great City
Oklahoma City University's 68-acre campus is located in the heart of one of America's most dynamic cities. With a population nearing one million, Oklahoma City provides recreational, performance, internship and professional opportunities. An abundance of activities, including cultural events, sports, and festivals, are available throughout the year. The city's moderate climate and central location in the U.S. make it an ideal place to live and study. Students are just minutes away from a wide range of social, cultural, recreational, and educational opportunities.
Spirited Student Life: The college experience includes more than just taking classes. Outside the classroom, OKCU students have more than 60 social, religious, athletic and cultural organizations and activities from which to choose. The size of the student body means more opportunities to advance leadership skills and be actively involved. Students can be proud of The University's tradition of athletic excellence as well: OKCU's athletic teams have won more than 20 NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) national championships since 1986.
Campus Services: The International Admissions Office and the Student Life Office coordinate services in orientation, airport pick-up, and activities. The campus also provides the following services:
With 1,800 undergraduate students, 1,700 graduate students, 60 clubs and organizations, and strong athletic programs, there's plenty to do. Students can look forward to being part of Oklahoma City University's close-knit, supportive community!
To learn more, review our International Admissions page or review all of our programs and select the ones that interest you. Then complete the inquiry form, and we'll respond to you directly about how to proceed with our admissions process. We look forward to welcoming you to the OKCU community.