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Why Choose the University of Oklahoma?

In-person classes aren’t for everyone. OU Online gives you the ability to finish your bachelor's degree or earn your graduate degree on your time. Taught by the same world-class faculty and industry-leaders, you'll receive the same degree as a student who attends classes on campus.


Ranked the #1 Online College in Oklahoma by


Ranked the #6 Online College in the country by


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In Their Words


I gained a perspective I didn't have before & enabled me to access business relationships through my OU network.


Bryan Mitchell,

Executive MBA in Energy


The professors really want to see you succeed. I feel grateful this opportunity was given to me.


Doreen Henson,

Indigenous Peoples Law


I've learned a lot, and the online format lets me travel around the world without missing a thing.


Caleb Groves,

Global Affairs

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World-Class Programs


EMBA in Energy was ranked #1 Graduate Energy Program by Oil and Gas Investor


Criminal Justice was ranked a Best Online program by U.S. News and World Report


Ranked as one of the best Online Computer Information Technology Programs by U.S. News and World Report


Ranked as one of the best Online Masters in Business Programs (excluding MBA) by U.S. News and World Report

About OU

Founded in 1890, the University of Oklahoma is a public research university located in Norman, Oklahoma. Each year, more than 30,000 students attend one of three campus locations in Oklahoma and online. 


The Higher Learning Commission accredits the University of Oklahoma. The Higher Learning Commission is one of six regional accrediting agencies in the United States. Institutional accreditation evaluates an entire institution and accredits it as a whole. Other agencies provide accreditation for specific programs. Accreditation is voluntary. The Commission accredits approximately 950 institutions of higher education in a nineteen-state region. The U.S. Department of Education recognizes the Commission.

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