Oakland University Graduate Schools

Oakland University (referred to as OU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Rochester Hills, MI. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Oakland University is $18,546 for Michigan residents and $24,648 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,510 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 19,309 including undergraduate students.

Oakland University Graduate School Overview

Oakland University (referred to as OU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Rochester Hills, MI. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Oakland University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1966 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Oakland UniversityDirectory Information
School NameOakland University (referred to as OU)
Address2200 North Squirrel Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48309-4401
Phone248-370-2100
Webhttps://www.oakland.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.oakland.edu/futurestudents
Financial Infohttps://www.oakland.edu/financialservices
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Oakland University is $18,546 for Michigan residents and $24,648 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,510 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 19,309 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 142 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 5 programs are available online classes.
OU Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,648
$18,546 for Michigan Residents
Student Population3,510
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs142 graduate programs
(5 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio20 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Oakland University is $18,546 for Michigan residents and $24,648 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $773 for Michigan residents and $1,027 for out-of-state students. Oakland University offers the alternative tuition plans.
OU 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Michigan Residents$18,546
Out-of-State$24,648
Tuition per Credit Hour
Michigan Residents$773
Out-of-State$1,027
Oakland University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Oakland University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at OU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)5 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Oakland University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Oakland University is $18,546 for Michigan residents and $24,648 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Oakland University
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$15,720-$24,648-
2016-2017$16,338-$24,648-
2017-2018$16,950-$24,648-
2018-2019$17,712-$24,648-
2019-2020$18,546-$24,648-
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $15,694 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Oakland University. On-campus living costs are increased by 9.11% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $11,764. Off-campus living costs are increased by 7.85% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Oakland University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$9,250$1,716$6,204$4,304
2016-2017$9,620$2,034$6,252$4,464
2017-2018$9,910$2,034$6,454$4,464
2018-2019$10,100$2,034$6,508$4,400
2019-2020$10,806$2,434$6,876$4,888
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $773 for Michigan residents and $1,027 for other students at Oakland University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Oakland University
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$655$1,027
2016-2017$681$1,027
2017-2018$706$1,027
2018-2019$738$1,027
2019-2020$773$1,027
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $56,522 for Michigan residents and $56,522 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Oakland University.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Oakland University
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$56,522-$56,522-

Graduate Programs at OU

Oakland University offers 144 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,064 students have completed their study at Oakland University.
Offered Degrees at Oakland University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree575774
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship15163
Doctor's degree - other31143
Post Bachelor's Degree49215
Post Master's Degree20069
Total14491,064

Oakland University offers 144 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,064 students have completed their studies.
  • 774 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 143 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 15 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 69 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 47 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences16-
Information Technology3-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)28-
Education [+] (6 completers) 213 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Educational Leadership and Administration8$45,200
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration15-
Special Education and Teaching45$44,100
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services35$40,400
Elementary Education and Teaching29-
Secondary Education and Teaching17-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching24-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)5-
Music Teacher Education3-
Reading Teacher Education25-
Education (other)7-
Engineering [+] 131 completers-
Engineering0-
Computer Hardware Engineering15-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering40$95,900
Mechanical Engineering47$90,900
Systems Engineering4-
Industrial Engineering9-
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering16-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 27 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management27-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 10 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics10-
English Language And Literature [+] 8 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 4 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 29 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Exercise Physiology22-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics0-
Statistics2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry10-
Physics2-
Psychology [+] 10 completers-
Psychology10-
Human Services [+] 20 completers-
0-
Public Administration20$47,800
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music0-
Music Performance0-
Conducting1-
Keyboard Instruments1-
Voice and Opera1-
Music Pedagogy1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 98 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor17-
Public Health16$58,300
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene4-
Nurse Anesthetist17-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing26-
Nursing Education0-
Nursing Practice0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing6-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)12-
Business [+] 153 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management99$86,300
Accounting43$61,500
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Human Resources Development11-
Management Information Systems0-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total774
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Information Technology6-
Education [+] (2 completers) 25 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration11$79,800
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services5-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching2-
Music Teacher Education1-
Reading Teacher Education6-
Engineering [+] 22 completers-
Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering7-
Mechanical Engineering10-
Systems Engineering5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Biophysics1-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 3 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics3-
Physical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Environmental Chemistry2-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist0-
Total63
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 143 completers-
Medicine102-
Physical Therapy/Therapist36-
Nursing Practice5-
Total143
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Science0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
African Studies0-
East Asian Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Communication0-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Journalism0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism3-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Music Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Education (other)0-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Computer Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering0-
Biological/Biosystems Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics0-
French Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Legal Studies [+] 0 completers-
Law0-
English Language And Literature [+] 1 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Creative Writing1-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences3-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Statistics0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
0-
Public Administration0-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics0-
International Relations and Affairs0-
Political Science and Government0-
Sociology0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Graphic Design0-
Photography0-
Music Pedagogy0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist8-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Operations Management and Supervision0-
Finance0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce0-
Management Information Systems0-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Total15
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 64 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration55-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration3-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration3-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching2-
Reading Teacher Education1-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Public Administration1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Nursing Education0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 3 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Operations Management and Supervision1-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management0-
Accounting0-
Business/Managerial Economics0-
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations (other)0-
Finance0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce0-
Management Information Systems2-
Total69

Graduate Student Population at OU

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,510 students enrolled into Oakland University graduate schools where it has total 19,309 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,949 full-time and 1,561 part-time students. By gender, 1,544 male and 1,966 female students are attending Oakland University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Oakland University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Oakland University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,5101,5441,966
Full-time1,9498271,122
Part-tme1,561717844
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Oakland University.
There are 2,158 White (61.48%), 225 Black/African American (6.41%), 103 Hispanic (2.93%), 274 Asian (7.81%), and 750 students with other races. 540 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Oakland University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,5101,5441,966
American Indian/Native American1239
Asian274135139
Black/African American22564161
Hispanic1034459
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White2,1589091,249
Two More571740
Un-Known1407169
Non-resident Alien540301239
Oakland University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 299 graduate students (8.52% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 277 graduate students (7.89% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Oakland University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Oakland University
Number of Students
Total3,510
Enrolled Online Exclusively299
Enrolled Some Online Courses277
Not in Online Courses2,934
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Oakland University. 877 students are aged 20 to 24 (24.99% of total students), 173 students are aged above 50 (4.93%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Oakland University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Oakland University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,5101,5441,966
Age 20-21311120
Age 22-24846363483
Age 25-291,268558710
Age 30-34573293280
Age 35-39298149149
Age 40-49321114207
Age 50-6416552113
Over 64844

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