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Oklahoma Baptist University

Shawnee, Oklahoma

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Oklahoma Baptist University

Private 4 Year

About Oklahoma Baptist University

Oklahoma Baptist University (OBU) is a private Baptist liberal arts university in Shawnee, Oklahoma. It was established in 1910 and is owned by the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma.


Located in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

500 W University, Shawnee, OK, 74804, Pottawatomie County

Oklahoma Baptist University Rankings

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

#600 of 6828

2021 Best Colleges in Oklahoma

#6 of 131

2021 Best Private Colleges in Oklahoma

#4 of 57

Most Popular Majors

Out of 19 majors categories at Oklahoma Baptist University, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

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 Oklahoma Baptist University within four or six years.

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 6 years

Notable Alumni