Ouachita Baptist University

Acceptance Rate 73.75 %
Tuition & Fees $30,140
Student Population 1,704
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,073
Graduation Rate 67 %

Academic Overview

Ouachita Baptist University Campus, Arkadelphia, AR
Ouachita Baptist University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $30,140 for undergraduate students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 1,704 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 73.75% and the graduation rate is 67% last year.
The salary after graduation from Ouachita Baptist University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $46,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, OBU's tuition & fees is $30,140.
2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at OBU. The acceptance rate of OBU is 73.75% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25.19%. The average graduation rate is 67% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,073 and 92% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,704 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Ouachita Baptist University is 73.75 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Ouachita Baptist University is 67 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Ouachita Baptist University is 81 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Ouachita Baptist University is 1,704
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Ouachita Baptist University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,073 at Ouachita Baptist University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address410 Ouachita St, Arkadelphia, AR 71998-0001
Online Applicationwww.obu.edu/apply
Financial Aidwww.obu.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.obu.edu/finaid/
Veterans Tuitionwww.obu.edu/finaid/va-educational-benefits.php
Disability Servicehttps://obu.edu/about/consumerinfo.php

Offered Degrees

OBU offers 79 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree11
Bachelor's Degree732
Post Bachelor's Degree20
Master's Degree31

Special Learning Opportunities

Ouachita Baptist University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,545)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,080)

Veterans Benefits

Ouachita Baptist University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges