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Oakland University

Oakland University

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Oakland University is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Great Lakes region in a large suburb. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Oakland University include: Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 364 Bachelors awards; Communication and Media Studies with 181 Bachelors awards; Communication, General with 181 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 180 Bachelors awards; Elementary Education and Teaching with 171 Bachelors awards;. Oakland University is located at 2200 North Squirrel Road in Rochester Hills, MI 48309.

Oakland University Facts

Oakland University is located at 2200 North Squirrel Road in Rochester Hills, MI 48309

Total Applicants: 12,152
Percent Admitted: 62%
Dorm Capacity: 2,192
Graduation Rate: 40%
Retention Rate: 73%
Transfer out Rate: 1%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 76%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 22%

Oakland University telephone number: (248) 370-2100

Oakland University is also known as Oakland, OU, O.U.

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Oakland University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $10,230
Total Cost In State: $21,636
Total Cost Out of State: $35,279

Admissions stats for Oakland University

Your chances are around 62% based on admission statistics for Oakland University.

Student Demographics at Oakland University
Oakland University Demographics
Totals: 3,641
     Males: 1,317 (36% of total)
     Females: 2,324 (64% of total)
Asians: 144
     Asian Males: 66 (2% of total)
     Asian Females: 78 (2% of total)
Blacks: 217
     Black Males: 68 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 149 (4% of total)
Hispanics: 59
     Hispanic Males: 21 (1% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 38 (1% of total)
Native Americans: 11
     Native American Males: 1 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 10 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 10
     Mixed Race Males: 5 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 5 (0% of total)
Whites: 2,831
     White Males: 1,005 (28% of total)
     White Females: 1,826 (50% of total)
Foreign Students: 102
     Foreign Males: 51 (1% of total)
     Foreign Females: 51 (1% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Oakland University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(364 Bachelors degrees)
Communication and Media Studies
(181 Bachelors degrees)
Communication, General
(181 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(180 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(171 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(167 Bachelors degrees)
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
(163 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(130 Masters degrees)
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
(115 Masters degrees)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(113 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(98 Bachelors degrees)
Human Resources Development
(84 Bachelors degrees)
(80 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(67 Bachelors degrees)
(64 Bachelors degrees)
Special Education and Teaching, General
(64 Masters degrees)
Finance, General
(62 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(62 Bachelors degrees)
Reading Teacher Education
(62 Masters degrees)
Social Work
(59 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(54 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(54 Bachelors degrees)
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
(51 Post Masters certificate degrees)
(47 Masters degrees)
(46 Bachelors degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(39 Masters degrees)
Physical Therapy/Therapist
(38 PhD professional practice degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(35 Masters degrees)
Management Information Systems, General
(32 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(31 Masters degrees)
Oakland University Weather
Oakland University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 47.70 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 30.05 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 66.43 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 38.26 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 56.15 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 75.05 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 17.10 (mph)
Add Your 2 Cents
What's the best feature of Oakland University?
 Friendly Students
 Wireless Availability
 Near Mountains
 Network Reliability
 Flexible Class Schedules
 Post Graduation Living
 Online Professor Communication

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