Oklahoma Baptist University is a small Christian liberal arts university in Shawnee, 30 minutes east of Oklahoma City.
At OBU you will learn how all knowledge connects and how that framework can be informed by a thoughtful Christian worldview. You will have the choice of 85 areas of study, the opportunity to work and study abroad and the chance to engage faculty mentors.
All of this occurs in a supportive, Christian community; one that's dedicated to the highest intellectual and ethical standards.
Intellectual, social and spiritual growth ... this is what an OBU education is all about.
Enrollment: 1,979 from 37 states and 26 other countries
Faculty: 123 faculty members, all are active Christians
Student to Faculty Ratio: 14:1
OBU has been ranked as the only Oklahoma college or university on U.S.News & World Report’s annual ranking of “A-Plus Schools for B Students” for Regional Colleges for 2013. OBU also was ranked on “Great Schools, Great Prices” for 2013. OBU has been listed as Oklahoma’s highest-ranked college in “Best Regional Colleges” for the 19th consecutive year and has made the news magazine’s “top 10” in its category for 21 consecutive years.
For the eighth consecutive year, OBU has been named one of the best colleges and universities in the western United States by The Princeton Review.
OBU consistently is ranked in the Forbes.com listing of "America’s Best Colleges."