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How much does an OCU Education cost?

Almost certainly less than you think! Nearly every student at Oklahoma City University receives significant financial aid, through tuition discounts, scholarships, and grants.

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Sticker price: $41,946

— Average
Transfer Student Aid
(Fall 2021) $18,419

= Actual Cost: $23,527

Estimated Annual Costs (2022–2023)

Annual Block Tuition: $28,094

Annual University Fees: $4,650

Annual Housing: $4,350

Annual Meal Plan: $4,852

— then subtract —

Merit/Talent Scholarships: $8,530

Need-Based Grants: $6,205

Federal student Loans: $12,902

Special Transfer Program Cost Structures

Adult Degree Completion Program: $390 per semester credit hour

RN-BSN (in-person and online): $390 per semester hour

Cost Details

Annual Block Tuition covers 12-16 credit hours (CHs) per semester. Students taking fewer than 12 CHs or more than 17 CHs per semester are charged $953 additional credit hour over 16 CHs. Costs do not include any individual course-specific fees. Housing price is for a double room in Walker Hall. Meal plan price is for Meal Plan C. Need-based grants are the annual average for Fall 2022 transfer students who qualified. Current maximum amounts are Pell (Federal) - $6,495; FSEOG (Federal) - $1,500; OTAG (State) - $1,300, and OTEG (State) - $2,000. Federal student loans are the annual average for Fall 2022 transfer students who qualified. These consist of Direct Subsidized, Direct Unsubsidized, and Parent PLUS loans. Merit- and talent-based scholarships are the annual average for all Fall 2022 transfer students.

So how does OCU’s estimated annual cost compare with other universities in the area?

  • Oklahoma State University: $14,763
  • University of Central Oklahoma: $16,746
  • Oklahoma Christian: $20,761
  • University of Oklahoma: $21,836
  • Oklahoma City University: $23,527
  • Oklahoma Baptist University: $24,277
  • University of Tulsa: $25,333

Source: The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, 2019–2020 average net price

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