Oklahoma Christian University

Edmond, OK

Oklahoma Christian University

Edmond, OK

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Start your health care journey at OC! Work with robot patients and study cadvers as an undergrad in our state-of-the-art labs. Build a strong pre-professional network (aka make friends) in our small classes. Gain competative experience in OKC’s thriving medical community. And make OC more than just your university; make it your home. Sound good? Then come experience OC! We’d love to help you write the next chapter of your life story. 

• 286 Biology students admitted to graduate school since 1995
• 90% acceptance to medical, dental, and allied health graduate schools
• 4 state-of-the-art labs
• Grad school acceptances include New York University, Yale, Vanderbilt, University of Oklahoma, and Oklahoma State University
• 6 science-specific scholarship opportunities

• 2,250 students call OC home
• 14:1 student-faculty ratio
• 100% Christian faculty
• 36 general medical and surgical hospitals and 9 specialized hospitals in OKC
• Campus police on duty 24/7/365
• 95% of OC students receive financial aid
• 200-acre campus in Oklahoma City
• New cafeteria in 2020!

Oklahoma City
Oklahoma Christian University occupies a park-like setting in a thriving urban city that consistently rises to the top of the national best places to live. You’ll gain exposure to internships at leading companies, participate in networking opportunities, and explore multiple job offers. One of the nation’s biggest centers for health care delivery, OKC’s Innovation District hosts groundbreaking research in the bioscience sector. Plus, OKC employs 82,000+ health care sector workers. When you’re not studying, grab tickets to a concert or festival, hit up a museum or sporting event, and enjoy the vibrancy of Oklahoma City! 

Natural Sciences
Are you a future zoologist, biochemist, or anyone who explores the natural world and its intricacies? Choose from six degrees in our division of Natural Sciences! Ten full-time faculty members dedicate themselves to helping you achieve your scientific goals through academic and professional experiences, and 113 students have presented at the Oklahoma Academy of Science since 2000. In 2018, our students won every category we entered! Four state-of-the-art labs and opportunity await your extraordinary scientific future.

Health Sciences
Join the fastest-growing Nursing program in Oklahoma! You can anticipate unique opportunities at OC, like working with a cadaver as an undergrad, participating in competitions like the Medical Laboratory State Quiz Bowl (which we won this past year!), or having the Oklahoma Collegiate Academy presentation opportunity (where our students won best overall presentation!). We can’t wait to see you soon! 


OC Loan debt $10,000 below national average

Graduate equipped with the single-greatest tool to pay off student loan debt: a degree! It’s a short-term investment with a lifetime of benefits. OC is worth it, and so are you.

$1.2m lifetime earnings with high school diploma*

$2.1m lifetime earnings with college degree*

$2.5m lifetime earnings with master’s degree*

* US Census Bureau

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