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Offered Degrees BS, MS, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Online Courses MS, Post-Graduate
Total Programs 257
Online Programs 2
Salary after Completing $17,100 - $75,200

Offered Degrees at OU

Oakland University is categorized by Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie categorization. Oakland University offers 257 programs through online and on-site (classroom) education. It offers Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate and Post-Graduate Certificate degree. The following table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability.
Offered Degrees and Number of Programs
Oakland University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassSalary Range after Completing Program*
Bachelor's Degree1050$17,100 - $75,200
Post Bachelor's Degree541-
Master's Degree591$40,400 - $100,700
Post Master's Degree210-
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship150$70,700 - $79,800
Doctor's degree - professional practice30$70,700 - $79,800
Total2572-
*Salary data is from College Scoreboard

Field of Study by Offered Degree/Program

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Doctorate (Practical)Post-Bachelor's CertificatePost-Master's Certificate

OU Bachelor's Programs

Oakland University offers Bachelor's degree with 105 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Bachelor's degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Bachelor's degree at Oakland University.
Bachelor's Programs
Oakland University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 23
Environmental Science23-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 3
African Studies--
East Asian Studies--
Latin American Studies2-
Chinese Studies--
Japanese Studies--
Women's Studies1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 175
Communication128-
Journalism28$27,600
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication19-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 170
Computer and Information Sciences80$63,900
Information Technology90-
Education [+] 132
Elementary Education and Teaching121-
Music Teacher Education11-
Engineering [+] 340
Computer Engineering42$69,700
Electrical and Electronics Engineering87$75,200
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics1-
Mechanical Engineering160$73,500
Industrial Engineering28-
Engineering Chemistry5-
Biological/Biosystems Engineering17-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 32
Foreign Languages and Literatures--
Linguistics12-
Japanese Language and Literature9-
German Language and Literature1-
French Language and Literature4$28,800
Spanish Language and Literature6-
English Language And Literature [+] 74
English Language and Literature44$25,000
Writing3$17,100
Creative Writing23-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing4-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 121
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies3$39,800
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities (other)118-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 183
Biology/Biological Sciences124$24,700
Biomedical Sciences39-
Biochemistry18-
Biophysics--
Anatomy2-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 3
Mathematics1-
Statistics2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 29
Kinesiology and Exercise Science29-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 14
Philosophy14-
Physical Sciences [+] 19
Chemistry11-
Physics8-
Psychology [+] 161
Psychology161$27,000
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 29
Corrections--
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration5-
Juvenile Corrections2-
Corrections and Criminal Justice (other)2-
Homeland Security16-
Human Services [+] 72
Public Administration4-
Social Work68$31,000
Social Sciences [+] 116
Anthropology13-
Economics11-
International Relations and Affairs14-
Political Science and Government42$35,700
Sociology33$31,800
Sociology and Anthropology3-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 146
Visual and Performing Arts--
Dance10-
Graphic Design57-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts3$24,500
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology1-
Acting6-
Musical Theatre13-
Film/Cinema/Video Studies7$20,200
Cinematography and Film/Video Production12-
Photography3-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation3-
Drawing10-
Painting3-
Fine Arts and Art Studies (other)3-
Music3-
Music Performance4-
Keyboard Instruments2-
Voice and Opera5-
Music Pedagogy1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 858
Health and Wellness34-
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist5-
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist--
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer15-
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist--
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist28-
Histologic Technology/Histotechnologist2-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)13-
Environmental Health18-
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene--
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse458$59,500
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)285$30,700
Business [+] 669
Business/Commerce63$41,600
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management31-
Operations Management and Supervision17-
Project Management12-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)4-
Accounting80$54,700
Business/Managerial Economics6-
Finance99$56,300
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration50$43,900
Human Resources Development149-
Management Information Systems47$56,200
Actuarial Science12-
Marketing/Marketing Management99$43,900
History [+] 46-
History46$32,300

OU Master's Programs

Oakland University offers Master's degree with 59 major programs. Among them 1 programs are available through online classes. The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Master's degree at Oakland University.
Master's Programs
Oakland University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Communication and Journalism [+] 14
Communication14-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 64
Computer and Information Sciences33-
Information Technology12-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)19-
Education [+] 212
Curriculum and Instruction--
Educational Leadership and Administration27$45,200
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration20-
Special Education and Teaching58$44,100
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services20$40,400
Elementary Education and Teaching16-
Secondary Education and Teaching10-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching8-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)--
Music Teacher Education2-
Reading Teacher Education27-
Education (other)24-
Engineering [+] 169
Computer Hardware Engineering17-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering48$95,900
Mechanical Engineering58$90,900
Systems Engineering11-
Industrial Engineering12-
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering23-
Engineering Technology [+] 48
Engineering/Industrial Management48-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 6
Linguistics6-
English Language And Literature [+] 5
English Language and Literature5-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies2-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 19
Biology/Biological Sciences11-
Exercise Physiology8-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2
Mathematics--
Applied Mathematics--
Statistics2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science--
Physical Sciences [+] 10
Chemistry9-
Physics1-
Psychology [+] 13
Psychology13-
Human Services [+] 19
Public Administration19$47,800
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4
Music--
Music Performance1-
Conducting1-
Keyboard Instruments--
Voice and Opera--
Music Pedagogy1-
Music (other)1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 90
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor33-
Public Health13$58,300
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene2-
Nurse Anesthetist--
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing26-
Nursing Practice--
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing9-
Forensic Nursing7-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)--
Business [+] 138
Business Administration and Management108$86,300
Accounting22$61,500
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration--
Human Resources Development8-
Management Information Systems--
History [+] 4-
History4-

OU Doctorate (Research) Programs

Oakland University offers Doctorate (Research) degree with 15 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Doctorate (Research) degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Doctorate (Research) degree at Oakland University.
Doctorate (Research) Programs
Oakland University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 11
Information Technology11-
Education [+] 39
Educational Leadership and Administration25$79,800
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services4-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching8-
Music Teacher Education--
Reading Teacher Education2-
Engineering [+] 8
Electrical and Electronics Engineering4-
Mechanical Engineering4-
Systems Engineering--
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Biophysics1-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2
Applied Mathematics2-
Physical Sciences [+] 0
Environmental Chemistry--
Psychology [+] 3
Psychology3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2-
Physical Therapy/Therapist2-

OU Doctorate (Practical) Programs

Oakland University offers Doctorate (Practical) degree with 3 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Doctorate (Practical) degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Doctorate (Practical) degree at Oakland University.
Doctorate (Practical) Programs
Oakland University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 158-
Medicine117-
Physical Therapy/Therapist35-
Nursing Practice6-

OU Post-Bachelor's Certificate Programs

Oakland University offers Post-Bachelor's Certificate degree with 54 major programs. Among them 1 programs are available through online classes. The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Post-Bachelor's Certificate degree at Oakland University.
Post-Bachelor's Certificate Programs
Oakland University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0
Environmental Science--
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0
East Asian Studies--
Education [+] 6
Educational Leadership and Administration--
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration--
Superintendency and Educational System Administration--
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism5-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)--
Music Teacher Education--
Reading Teacher Education--
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Education (other)--
Engineering [+] 0
Computer Engineering--
Electrical and Electronics Engineering--
Biological/Biosystems Engineering--
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0
Linguistics--
French Language and Literature--
Spanish Language and Literature--
English Language And Literature [+] 0
English Language and Literature--
Creative Writing--
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 4
Biomedical Sciences4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0
Mathematics--
Statistics--
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science--
Physical Sciences [+] 0
Chemistry--
Psychology [+] 0
Psychology--
Human Services [+] 0
Public Administration--
Social Sciences [+] 2
Economics--
International Relations and Affairs1-
Political Science and Government--
Sociology1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0
Graphic Design--
Photography--
Music Pedagogy--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 11
Health/Health Care Administration/Management--
Physical Therapy/Therapist10-
Nurse Anesthetist--
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing--
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing--
Forensic Nursing1-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)--
Business [+] 20
Business/Commerce--
Business Administration and Management3-
Operations Management and Supervision--
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)1-
Business/Managerial Economics--
Finance1-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration--
Human Resources Development1-
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Management Information Systems--
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)14-
Marketing/Marketing Management--
History [+] 0-
History--

OU Post-Master's Certificate Programs

Oakland University offers Post-Master's Certificate degree with 21 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Post-Master's Certificate degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Post-Master's Certificate degree at Oakland University.
Post-Master's Certificate Programs
Oakland University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Education [+] 39
Educational Leadership and Administration31-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration2-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration5-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching--
Reading Teacher Education1-
Human Services [+] 0
Public Administration--
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0
Music Performance--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2
Nurse Anesthetist--
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing1-
Business [+] 1-
Business/Commerce--
Operations Management and Supervision--
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management--
Accounting--
Business/Managerial Economics--
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations (other)1-
Finance--
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration--
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Management Information Systems--