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Rochester Hills, Michigan•
Public 4 Year•
10,000 - 19,999
Oakland University (OU) is a public university located in the cities of Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills, Michigan. Situated on a 1,443-acre (584 ha) campus, it was co-founded by Matilda Dodge Wilson and John A. Hannah. It is the only major research university in Oakland County, from which the school derives its name, and it serves much of the Metro Detroit region. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has classified OU as a Doctoral Research University.
Located in Rochester Hills, Michigan.
Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.
2021 Best Colleges in America
#151 of 6828
2021 Best Colleges in Michigan
#4 of 171
2021 Best Four Year Colleges in Michigan
#4 of 66
Out of 24 majors categories at Oakland University, the 5 most popular are listed below.
Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Oakland University within four or six years.