Oakwood University

Huntsville, AL

Oakwood University

Huntsville, AL

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Tuition & Fees

$19,990

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

42%

male

58%

female

-

students

1

faculty

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Not Selective

88%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,008
Declined 127
Total Received 1,135
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Private

1,587

undergraduate students

75

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Oakwood University, founded in 1896, is a private, church-affiliated, historically black, liberal arts university. Its 105-acre main campus is located five miles from downtown Huntsville.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 1,662
Established in 1896
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Adventist
Historically Black college/university yes

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105-acre main campus in Huntsville (population: 194,585). Served by air and bus; train serves Birmingham (150 miles). School operates transportation to shopping mall and hospitals.

  • Campus Setting: Small-medium city

Oakwood University
7000 Adventist Boulevard
Huntsville, AL
35896

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
no
Students may not have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
Application deadline (priority deadline) June 30
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Not Selective

88%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,008
Declined 127
Total Received 1,135

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Admission test scores
Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Formal demonstration of competencies
Secondary School Rank

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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Financial Aid

86%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$10,387

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $18,974
Room $4,692
Board $4,958
Additional fees $1,016
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $30,840
Average Financial Aid - $10,387
Total with Avg. Aid $20,453

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

Scholarships

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 256 726-7210
F: 256 726-7474
finaid@oakwood.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, flag football, soccer, softball, volleyball

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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Applied Mathematics, General.
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist.
Biochemistry.
Biology Teacher Education.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Biomedical Sciences, General.
Broadcast Journalism.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Chemistry, General.
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist.
Commercial Photography.
Commercial and Advertising Art.
Computer Science.
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications.
Counseling Psychology.
Dietetics/Dietitian.
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
English Language and Literature, General.
English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
Finance, General.
General Studies.
Health and Wellness, General.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
History, General.
Human Development and Family Studies, General.
Information Technology.
International Relations and Affairs.
Journalism.
Keyboard Instruments.
Lay Ministry.
Management Information Systems, General.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mass Communication/Media Studies.
Mathematics Teacher Education.
Mathematics, General.
Music Pedagogy.
Music Teacher Education.
Music Theory and Composition.
Music, General.
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management.
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Occupational Therapy/Therapist.
Organizational Behavior Studies.
Organizational Leadership.
Pastoral Studies/Counseling.
Photojournalism.
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.
Physician Associate/Assistant.
Political Science and Government, General.
Pre-Occupational Therapy Studies.
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies.
Psychology, General.
Public Health, General.
Public Relations/Image Management.
Religious Education.
Social Science Teacher Education.
Social Work.
Spanish Language and Literature.
Speech Communication and Rhetoric.
Theology/Theological Studies.
Voice and Opera.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Biology
  2. Psychology
  3. Organizational Management

Programs Offered

  • Dual degrees
  • Pass/fail grading option

1,662

total students

11%

in-state

89%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

95%

1,587
students

Female
58%
913

Male
42%
674

5%

75
students

Female
59%
44

Male
41%
31

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

92%

1,458
students

Female
58%
841

Male
42%
617

8%

129
students

Female
56%
72

Male
44%
57

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Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

Not Reported

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Recommended of Some
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadline

Not reported

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

32

semester hours

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