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How does the cost of OC com­pare to oth­er pri­vate universities?

When a personal experience with world-changing professors is at the top of your college priority list, consider the urban advantage Oklahoma City offers OC students. You’ll find internships, connections, jobs and ministry opportunities in this top US city. Check out the average cost after scholarships & grants for these private colleges.

*Source: US Dept of Education (IPEDS)

Cost compared to private universities

How does the cost of OC com­pare to pub­lic universities?

We've done the research for you! The distinct advantage of a private education is more affordable than you may think. Check out the average cost after financial aid for these state universities compared with OC.

*Source: US Dept of Education (IPEDS)

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Can I afford Oklahoma Christian University?

It’s a popular question and the answer is, “Yes!” Our students come from all economic backgrounds. OC costs $12,490 less than the national average for private colleges and universities!

  • $32,990

    Sticker Price

  • -$13,199

    Average Aid

  • $19,791

    Average Cost

Oklahoma Christian annual sticker price, $32,990...
Take a deep breath, it’s not what you actually pay!

  • Tuition & fees: $25,090

  • Housing & meals: $7,900

  • — Subtract —

  • Merit scholarships: up to $12,000 per year

  • Need-based grants

    (Includes grants funded by OC up to $7,750, Pell Grant up to $6,345, SEOG grant up to $650, the state of Oklahoma and federal government based on FAFSA)

  • On-campus student employment: up to $2,000 per year

  • Federal student loans: up to $7,500 per year

    Low interest, fixed rate and no payments while you’re in school

Low income fam­i­lies may think a pri­vate, Chris­t­ian edu­ca­tion is out of reach…it’s not!

Ike's Full-Tuition Promise

More than 90% of OC stu­dents get an aca­d­e­m­ic scholarship!

How much will you get? Scroll down to our quick scholarship calculator then explore ways to stack up more scholarships. Plus, you can dig a little deeper into the cost of OC for your family by using the net price calculator.


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Will I go into debt attend­ing OC?

There's no doubt about it, a college degree is an investment in your future. But among OC graduates who use loans to pay for college, 40% earn their degree with less debt than the national average of $30k. Actually, 38% even graduate debt free! That's 78% of OC alumni who have less than average debt.

Source: US News and institutional data

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Cal­cu­late the costs more spe­cif­ic to you and your family.

Net Price Calculator