School and Ranking Information
Of the fewer than 10 schools offering business programs in Tulsa, most are 4-year for-profit institutions. On account of school type, rankings and program offerings, the following is regarded as one of the top schools in the area for pursuing a business degree:
- Winner: University of Tulsa (UTulsa) is a 4-year non-profit institution with nationally ranked programs in the field. The university offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in business administration.
School Info Chart
|Category||University of Tulsa|
|Rankings|| Tied at #88 for National Universities (2015)*
Tied at #155 for Best Undergraduate Business Programs (2014)*
#96 Best Business Schools (2014)*
|School Type||4-year, private not-for-profit|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2013-2014)||$34,835**|
|Business Administration Degrees Offered||Bachelor's, Master's|
|Business Administration Degrees Awarded (all levels) in 2013||80**|
|Most Popular Business Administration Degree Level in 2013||Master's (45 awarded)**|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class||69%**|
|Noteworthy||School has multiple business student groups, including the Business Ethics Consortium***|
Sources: *U.S. News & World Report, **NCES College Navigator, ***University of Tulsa
University of Tulsa
- UTulsa receives attention from over 200 different companies looking for new hires
- The vast majority of students in the graduate business programs are able to secure financial assistance, and about 40% receive scholarships
- The business college is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
- UTulsa offers an array of opportunities for students to study overseas
University of Tulsa has nearly 200 total scholarships available to students. The university, located near downtown Tulsa, has more than 300 faculty members and over 100 academic degree programs.
The Collins College of Business offers a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with more than a handful of available majors, such as accounting, energy management and marketing. The business core has courses including statistics, business IT and an intro to management information systems (MIS). The college's full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) includes the study of financial management, operations and MIS, in addition to an internship. Some possibilities for electives are consumer behavior and entrepreneurship. There is also an MBA program designed for working professionals that includes possible concentrations in investments and portfolio management, risk management and corporate finance.