Skip to main content

Semester in England: Bath Spa University

Quick Facts

• Located in a UNESCO World Heritage City

• Enrollment of 7000 students

• Named one of the Top Five Creative Universities in the UK

• Ranked second safest campus in the UK by the Times Higher Education

Credits/Classes

All students take 60 Bath Spa Credits per semester, which equates to 15 OCU credit hours.

Courses are offered in the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Art (ceramics, drawing, graphic design, photography, printmaking, textiles
  • Biology
  • Business and Management
  • Creative Arts
  • Creative Computing (animation, gaming, web technologies)
  • Creative Media
  • Environmental Science
  • Fashion Design
  • Filmmaking
  • Literature and Creative Writing
  • Mass Communications (Television and Digital Production, Journalism
  • Performing Arts (Dance, Music, Theatre, Musical Theater, Music Production)
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Sociology

Some courses require audition or portfolio review in addition to a transcript evaluation to determine that prerequisites have been met. Find more information in the course catalog.

Accommodations

Bath Spa University offers a wide-range of accommodation for students. Some dormitories offer rooms with private ensuite bathrooms, others have shared bathroom facilities. All dormitories have a shared kitchen and living space, and housing is guaranteed for all students who apply by the deadline.

Fees

Academic Year 2021-2022

Charged to OCU Student Account:

  • OCU tuition and fees

Invoiced to student by Bath Spa University:

  • On-campus housing: $8,260 to $8,800 depending on dormitory
  • Airport pick-up can be arranged on published arrival days

Additional costs that students pay directly:

  • Round-trip Airfare
  • Medical Insurance (OCU's travel policy may be sufficient. Students should research options based on personal needs.)
  • Local transportation
  • Meals: A meal plan is not offered, but students have kitchen facilities in their housing.
  • Passport and/or visa fees: Students studying in the UK for more than 6 months must apply for a visa
  • Personal expenses

Download cost estimate for details.

Spring Semester 2022

Charged to OCU Student Account:

  • OCU tuition and fees

Invoiced to student by Bath Spa University:

  • On-campus housing: $4,130 to $4,400 depending on dormitory
  • Airport pick-up can be arranged on published arrival days

Additional costs that students pay directly:

  • Round-trip Airfare
  • Medical Insurance (OCU's travel policy may be sufficient. Students should research options based on personal needs.)
  • Local transportation
  • Meals: A meal plan is not offered, but students have kitchen facilities in their housing.
  • Passport and/or visa fees: Students studying in the UK for more than 6 months must apply for a visa
  • Personal expenses

Download cost estimate for details.

Eligibility

  • Sophomore standing or above
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA (Students with a 2.50 to 2.99 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.)
  • Good standing with OCU

Scholarships and Financial Aid

  • Federal and State Aid typically applies
  • Most OCU scholarships apply

Download budget template to determine what a semester at Bath Spa University will cost you.

Contact Bath Spa University

  • Television Studio
  • An instructor speaks with students
  • A television production studio
  • A male student looks at a book in a library.
  • A mural of a woman's face on campus
  • Two women speak to a classroom.

Ready to Apply?

BA in Theatre and Performance, Click Here.

BA-TAP Students Only

All other students, click below.

Click Here to Start Your Application

Contact the Study Abroad Office

studyabroad@okcu.edu