Bacone College

2299 Old Bacone Rd, Muskogee
OK, 74403-1597
1,033 students
Private not-for-profit

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Bacone College, an independent institution related to the American Baptist Churches, USA, maintains its commitment to serving American Indians within a culturally diverse community. The college, through its baccalaureate and associate degree programs, challenges students to develop intellectual and social skills, spiritual values and healthy lifestyles by providing quality education in a nurturing Christian environment.
School Highlights:
Bacone College serves 1,033 students (87% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority American), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Bacone College is one of 2 community colleges within Muskogee County, OK.
The nearest community college is Connors State College (19.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Bacone College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,033 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,033 students
1,287 students
Bacone College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
902 students
832 students
Bacone College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 131 students
1,021 students
Bacone College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Bacone College sch enrollment Bacone College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Bacone College Asian (2008-2011)
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
Bacone College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Bacone College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Bacone College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Bacone College sch ethnicity Bacone College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.67 0.45
Bacone College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,510 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,510 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,510 $5,890
Bacone College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,510 $10,050
Bacone College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 39%
Bacone College Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
SAT Total Avg. 862
Bacone College sat total (2006-2012)
SAT Reading 387
Bacone College sat reading (2006-2012)
SAT Math 475
Bacone College sat math (2006-2012)
ACT Composite Avg. 18
ACT English 17
ACT Math 18
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded in 1880, Bacone College is an independent four-year liberal arts college located in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Affiliated with the American Baptist Churches, U.S.A., Bacone is the oldest college in continuous operation in the state of Oklahoma and maintains its commitment to serving Native Americans within a culturally diverse community. More than 750 students are enrolled in baccalaureate and associate degree programs in health sciences, education, business and arts and sciences. We have a beautiful 187-acre campus. With one of the most diverse student populations in the United States, Bacone provides a learning/living community dedicated to celebrating and serving its cultural diversity and preparing students to successfully live and work in an ever-increasing global community and market place. Curricular and extracurricular activities are important in Bacone's total educational program. Bacone College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission is part of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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