Oakwood UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Huntsville, Alabama Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$19,990

Avg tuition

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About Oakwood University

Oakwood University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Huntsville, Alabama. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,526, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 65%. The university offers 56 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 51%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $19,990.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

65% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 65%

Retention Rate 71%

Graduation Rate 51%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 853-1108

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

58%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

2k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

79%

Non-U.S. Citizen

7%

Unknown

5%

Hispanic

5%

American Indian/Alaska Native

2%

White

1%

Asian

1%

Two or more races

Information not available

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

55% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

55%

State Grant Aid

6%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

55%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,385
State Grant Aid $905
Institution Grant Aid $10,880
Pell Grant Aid $4,765

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships