Norman, Oklahoma (OK) Colleges and Universities

There are 28 public and private institutions situated within a 25-mile distance of Norman, Oklahoma. You can refer to the details provided here to guide you through the process of choosing a school.

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Prospective students in Norman, Oklahoma can choose from a variety of schools in the area, including technology centers, community colleges and universities. To help students find a school that will fit their needs, data concerning schools' proximity, student populations, net prices, and graduation rates were gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Closest Schools to Norman, Oklahoma

All of the schools closest to Norman, Oklahoma, offer undergraduate degrees, and the majority of them also have certificate and graduate level programs. If you want to study within 16 miles of the center of the city, you can refer to this list that includes a variety of institution types:

  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (5.1 miles)
  • Hillsdale Free Will Baptist College (9.8 miles)
  • Mid-America Christian University (12.4 miles)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (15.4 miles)
  • Rose State College (15.6 miles)

Largest Schools Near Norman, Oklahoma

The University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus, a 4-year public university, has the largest student population in Norman, Oklahoma. In the fall of 2015, this institution had 27,428 students, with 21,297 being undergraduates. The next three schools with large student populations in the area are public institutions, while the last two are private not-for-profit universities.

  • Oklahoma City Community College (13,072 students; all undergraduates)
  • Rose State College (6,612 students; all undergraduates)
  • Oklahoma State University - Oklahoma City (5,963 students; all undergraduates)
  • Oklahoma City University (2,991 students; 1,810 undergraduates)
  • Mid-America Christian University (2,540 students; 2,069 undergraduates)

Lowest Net Price

The NCES determines a school's net price by calculating the total cost of attendance and subtracting the average amount of financial aid normally awarded to full-time undergraduate students. The following schools had the lowest net prices in Norman, Oklahoma, during the 2014-2015 academic year:

  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City ($5,946)
  • Oklahoma City Community College ($7,770)
  • Rose State College ($7,975)
  • Southwestern Christian University ($11,853)
  • Hillsdale Free Will Baptist College ($14,840)

Highest Graduation Rates

The NCES calculates a school's graduation rate by determining how many full-time undergraduate students at the school complete their programs within 150% of normal time (e.g., six years for a bachelor's degree program). Graduation rates at mainstream schools in the area ranged from 7% to 66%. The following list shows the traditional institutions in the area that had the highest graduation rates in 2015:

  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (66%)
  • Oklahoma City University (58%)
  • Southern Nazarene University (46%)
  • Southwestern Christian University (40%)
  • Hillsdale Free Will Baptist College (33%)

With a variety of schooling options in Norman, Oklahoma, looking at statistics from the NCES on student enrollment, out-of-pocket expenses, location, and the percentage of graduating students might help you choose the right school for you.

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