Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology

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Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology
  • Ranked 3rd in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report for graduates with the lowest debt!  Graduates of our technical programs have one of the highest placement rates, with an average of three job offers.  Students may earn an associate in science, associate in applied science, or bachelor of technology degrees in over 34 programs. Our engineering technology programs are ABET-accredited so graduates are eligible to pursue licensure as professional engineers.
School Highlights
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology serves 2,502 students (70% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority American), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology is the only community colleges within Okmulgee County, OK.
  • The nearest community college to Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology is Community Care College (33.0 miles away).

Top Placements

Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology places among the top 20% of community colleges in Oklahoma for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 156 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology(OK) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty156 staff58 staff
This chart display total faculty of Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology and community college average number of faculty in OK by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.

Student Body

  • The student population of Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology has declined by 19% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,502 students1,805 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:129:1
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# Full-Time Students1,744 students849 students
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# Part-Time Students758 students956 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of OK.
% American Indian/Alaskan
12%
10%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
6%
6%
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% Black
4%
9%
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% White
51%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology and the percentage of White community college students in OK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Two or more races
10%
5%
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% Non Resident races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
12%
5%
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Diversity Score0.700.60
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,400$33,300
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of OK by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,625 is less than the state average of $4,558. The in-state tuition has declined by 29% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $5,430 is less than the state average of $8,857. The out-state tuition has declined by 39% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,625$4,558
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Out-State Tuition Fees$5,430$8,857
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of OK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Tuition NotesTuition cost per semester
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid85%90%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OK by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$12,122$11,520
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in OK by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OK by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Club, Association of Information Technology Professionals, Construction Management Club, Future Chefs Association, Horology Club, Instrumentation Society of America, Latinos & Amigos, Network Gaming Executives, Orthotics & Pedorthics Club, Peer Mentors, Student Government Association (SGA), Student Nursing Association, Student Veterans Association, Visual Communications Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramural Sports
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Our programs are consistent with emerging educational and labor market needs. Thirty-one programs of study lead to Associate in Applied Science degrees, four programs of study lead to a Associate in Science transfer degree, and three programs of study lead to the new Bachelor's of Technology degrees. The campus is known for its hands-on technical education, its world-class equipment and its unique partnership with industry. Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology programs of study are approved by the Board of Regents for Oklahoma State University and the A&M Colleges, the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education and the Oklahoma State Accrediting Agency. Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology is Community Care College (33.0 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Community Care College
    Community Care College Photo
    Private, non-profit
    570 students | 33.00 Mi4242 South Sheridan
    Tulsa OK  74145
    (918)610-0027
    33.00570
  • Brown Mackie College-Tulsa
    Private, for profit
    543 students | 33.10 Mi4608 S Garnett Rd Ste 110
    Tulsa OK  74146
    (918)628-3700
    33.10543
  • Vatterott College-Tulsa
    Private, for profit
    164 students | 33.30 Mi4343 S. 118th E. Ave, Suite A
    Tulsa OK  74146
    (918)835-8288
    33.30164
  • 17,861 students | 33.40 Mi6111 E Skelly Dr
    Tulsa OK  74135
    (918)595-7000
    33.4017,861
  • Platt College-Tulsa
    Private, for profit
    276 students | 33.60 Mi3801 S Sheridan
    Tulsa OK  74145
    (918)663-9000
    33.60276
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Did You Know?
For Oklahoma public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,558 per year for in-state students and $8,857 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,977 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Oklahoma is 66%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Oklahoma community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Oklahoma is Bacone College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.