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University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center Overview

Located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center is a public institution. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

What Is University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center Known For?

428 Undergraduate Awards
  • Students who want to work more closely with their professors have an easier time at UOHSC since the student to facuty ratio is 8 to 1.
  • The 5% student loan default rate at UOHSC is better than the national rate of 10.1%. That's a good sign that you may be able to pay off student loans easier than your peers at other schools can.
  • The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at UOHSC.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 69% of the faculty were full-time.
  • Students who graduate from UOHSC with a bachelor's degree make about $51,100 a year. That's 25% more than those who graduate from other schools.

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University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center Rankings

According to our 2021 analysis, UOHSC is ranked #233 out of 2,320 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This puts it in the top 10% of all schools in the nation. It is also ranked #1 out of 31 schools in Oklahoma.

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

UOHSC has also been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#57 Best Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#142 Most Popular Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at UOHSC.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Dental Support Services Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#12 Best Value Public Health Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#13 Best Allied Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#15 Best Public Health Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#15 Most Popular Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#31 Best Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#39 Most Popular Allied Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#43 Best Value Allied Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#87 Best Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#135 Most Popular Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards UOHSC has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#5 Highest Paid Dental Support Services Graduates College Factual
#131 Best Healthcare Schools Healthcare Degree Search

Where Is University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center?

Contact details for UOHSC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1105 Stonewall Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73117-1221
Phone: 405-271-2332
Website: ouhsc.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-University-of-Oklahoma-Health-Sciences-Center
Twitter: http://twitter.com/ouhsc

How Do I Get Into UOHSC?

You can apply to UOHSC online at: apps.ouhsc.edu/admissions/

Can I Afford University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center?

4.8% Loan Default Rate

The student loan default rate at UOHSC is 4.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center Undergraduate Student Diversity

780 Full-Time Undergraduates
90% Women
23% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 814 undergraduate students at UOHSC, with 780 being full-time and 34 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  UOHSC

There are also 2,373 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 780 full-time undergraduates at UOHSC, 10% are male and 90% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UOHSC

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UOHSC Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 46
Black or African American 20
Hispanic or Latino 73
White 524
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 116

Over 31 countries are represented at UOHSC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and Bangladesh.

Online Learning at University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center

167 Took All Classes Online
1,342 Took At Least One Class Online
-28.4% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 3 bachelor’s degree and 3 master’s degree programs available online at UOHSC. In 2017-2018, 1,342 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UOHSC has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 12th most popular in Oklahoma for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of UOHSC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center was -28.4%. This is the #2,714 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UOHSC regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of UOHSC majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Allied Health Professions 3%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UOHSC ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UOHSC.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Dental Support Services #45
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions #70
Allied Health Professions #127
Public Health #130
Health & Medical Administrative Services #447

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Oklahoma - Health Sciences Center Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Nursing 287 2 48 2 339
Medicine 0 0 0 167 167
Allied Health Professions 60 0 72 0 132
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 0 0 27 66 93
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 0 0 2 90 92
Communication Sciences 28 0 24 7 59
Dentistry 0 0 0 56 56
Public Health 0 28 16 2 46
Dental Support Services 45 0 0 0 45
Nutrition Science 0 32 11 0 43
Ecology, Evolution & Systematics Biology 0 0 14 2 16
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 3 7 0 10
Health Sciences & Services 8 0 0 1 9
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 0 0 6 0 6
Advanced Dentistry & Oral Sciences 0 0 6 0 6
Medical Science 0 0 6 0 6
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 0 0 0 5 5
Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services 0 0 5 0 5
Mental & Social Health Services 0 0 5 0 5
Biomathematics & Bioinformatics 0 0 4 0 4
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 0 0 1 2 3
Microbiological Sciences & Immunology 0 0 0 1 1
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 0 0 0 1 1
Gerontology 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 428 65 254 402 1,149

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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