Located in the south central part of the United States, Oklahoma shares borders with Arkansas, Colorado, Kansans, Missouri, New Mexico and Texas. Forests cover 24 percent of the state. In addition, Oklahoma has more man-made lakes than any other state and more than a million surface-acres of water.
The United States Census Bureau estimates that the population of Oklahoma was 3,850,568 on July 1, 2013. The Oklahoma City is the state capital and the largest city. Other major cities include Tulsa, Norman, Lawton, Edmond and Moore.
The Oklahoma State System of Higher Education oversee public higher education in the state, and comprises 25 colleges and universities – including two research universities, 10 regional universities, one public liberal arts university and 12 community colleges.
Below are some of the popular colleges in the state. You can also use our college finder search tool to find the right college for you based on your preferred area of study.
For a full list of accredited colleges and universities in Oklahoma, contact the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.
|College||Popular Majors||Type of Institution||Enrollment|
|Oklahoma City Community College||Business,Engineering,Liberal Arts||Public||>10,000||Request Info|
|University of Central Oklahoma||Business,Education,Security/ Protective Services||Public||>10,000||Request Info|
|Tulsa Community College||Biological/Life Sciences,Business,Social Sciences||Public||>10,000||Request Info|
|Oklahoma State University||Health,Liberal Arts,Visual/Performance Arts||Public||>10,000||Request Info|
|University of Oklahoma||Accounting,Finance,Government/ International Studies||Public||>10,000||Request Info|
|Oklahoma Christian University||Economics,Psychology,Zoology||Private||>10,000||Request Info|
|Oklahoma City University||Biology,Engineering,Transportation/Aviation||Private||>10,000||Request Info|
|Oral Roberts University||Business,Education,Health||Private||>10,000||Request Info|
|University of Tulsa||Business,Engineering,Health||Private||>10,000||Request Info|
|Southeastern Oklahoma State University||Business,Education,Engineering||Public||>10,000||Request Info|