Tuition - Cost of Attendance
It's about value
Your OC degree is worth far more than the price tag of tuition, and we are proud to be the Best Total Package college in the entire state of Oklahoma.* You can measure our value by our stellar competitive rankings, solid SAT/ACT scores, low actual cost, debt $12,000 below the national average, job prospects and placement, career earnings, diversity and our amazing city.
2020/2021 School Year
|Tuition (12-17 hours per semester)||$12,275||$24,550|
|Student Activity Fee (full-time students)||$150||$300|
|Technology Fee ($10 per credit hour, maximum fee $100)|
|Housing (typical price for shared freshman housing)||$2,220||$4,400|
|Meal Plan (Residence Hall Meal Plan)||$1,750||$3,500|
|Full-time tuition (17 hours)||$12,275||$24,550|
|Per credit cost over 17 hours||$750 (per hour)|
|Part-time tuition, per credit hour cost||$1020 (per hour)|
Student Activity Fee (full-time students)
|Student Activity Fee (part-time students)||$75|
|Freshman Orientation Programs Fee (freshman year; first semester only)||$150 (first semester only)|
|Technology Fee ($10 per credit hour, maximum fee $100)||$100|
Do the math!
A college degree is a wise investment. A study by the US Census Bureau compared lifetime earnings among different degree holders.
- $1.2 million - average lifetime earnings with a high school diploma
- $2.1 million - average lifetime earnings with a bachelor’s degree
- $2.5 million - average lifetime earnings with a master’s degree
Your dollar goes farther at OC. Full tuition at OC is $12,000 below the national average of $36,880 for 4-year private universities as reported by the College Board’s Annual Survey of Colleges.
$24,550 annual tuition at OC
$12,650 average financial aid at OC
$11,900 average annual tuition paid at OC