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Ouachita Baptist University

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Acceptance Rate 62 %
SAT Average 1,130
Tuition & Fees $29,120
Student Population 1,704
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,073

Academic Overview

Ouachita Baptist University Campus, Arkadelphia, AR
Ouachita Baptist University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more 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 2021 tuition & fees are $29,120 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 62% and the graduation rate is 60% 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.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Ouachita Baptist University are $29,120.
Ouachita Baptist University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$29,120
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at OBU. The acceptance rate of OBU is 62% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 28%. The average graduation rate is 60% 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 62 %.
Acceptance Rate
62%
Graduation Rate for Ouachita Baptist University is 60 %
Graduation Rate
60%
Retention Rate for Ouachita Baptist University is 83 %
Retention Rate
83%
Student Population for Ouachita Baptist University is 1,704
Student Population
1,704
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
$22,073

Offered Degrees

OBU offers 74 major programs through online and on-site education where 2 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 Degree21
Bachelor's Degree721

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
ROTCArmy
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