Unlock Your Psychology Career Potential: Compare the Best Psychology Degree Programs in Oklahoma for [year]

$13,740

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74%

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35%

Avg. Enrolled

43%

Avg. Graduation Rate

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Psychology Degree Programs in Oklahoma

Find and compare the best psychology degree programs by state.

22

Number of Schools

In Oklahoma, there are 22 4-year schools that offer psychology degrees

86

Number of Programs

With 22 schools offering psychology programs, the total number of programs offered in Oklahoma is 86

2,183

Number of Graduates

The 86 psychology programs in Oklahoma produced 2,183 psychology graduates in 2021

Psychology Degree Programs in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Psychology Degrees Programs

Top (10) Psychology Programs in Oklahoma

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus

2021 Psychology Graduates: 254
Average Cost to Attend: $20,943
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $16,437
Average Net Price: $14,603
Average Admitted: 68%
Average Enrolled: 37%
Average Graduation Rate: 66%
Student / Faculty: 18 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 81%
Oklahoma Ranking: #1
National Ranking: #173

University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus

2021 Psychology Graduates: 511
Average Cost to Attend: $24,201
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $16,423
Average Net Price: $22,022
Average Admitted: 85%
Average Enrolled: 31%
Average Graduation Rate: 75%
Student / Faculty: 17 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 69%
Oklahoma Ranking: #2
National Ranking: #164

East Central University

2021 Psychology Graduates: 36
Average Cost to Attend: $18,899
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $1,857
Average Net Price: $11,184
Average Admitted: 65%
Average Enrolled: 67%
Average Graduation Rate: 31%
Student / Faculty: 17 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 74%
Oklahoma Ranking: #3
National Ranking: #374

Northeastern State University

2021 Psychology Graduates: 285
Average Cost to Attend: $18,010
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $4,869
Average Net Price: $9,507
Average Admitted: 99%
Average Enrolled: 48%
Average Graduation Rate: 39%
Student / Faculty: 17 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 69%
Oklahoma Ranking: #4
National Ranking: #504

University of Tulsa

2021 Psychology Graduates: 83
Average Cost to Attend: $64,830
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $2,792
Average Net Price: $26,341
Average Admitted: 75%
Average Enrolled: 13%
Average Graduation Rate: 73%
Student / Faculty: 11 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 76%
Oklahoma Ranking: #5
National Ranking: #370

Oklahoma City University

2021 Psychology Graduates: 38
Average Cost to Attend: $41,830
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $1,447
Average Net Price: $26,350
Average Admitted: 79%
Average Enrolled: 26%
Average Graduation Rate: 65%
Student / Faculty: 10 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 55%
Oklahoma Ranking: #6
National Ranking: #378

Southeastern Oklahoma State University

2021 Psychology Graduates: 56
Average Cost to Attend: $17,616
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $2,679
Average Net Price: $10,263
Average Admitted: 74%
Average Enrolled: 58%
Average Graduation Rate: 30%
Student / Faculty: 21 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 56%
Oklahoma Ranking: #7
National Ranking: #745

Northwestern Oklahoma State University

2021 Psychology Graduates: 73
Average Cost to Attend: $17,860
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $1,420
Average Net Price: $10,403
Average Admitted: 59%
Average Enrolled: 39%
Average Graduation Rate: 30%
Student / Faculty: 14 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 60%
Oklahoma Ranking: #8
National Ranking: #895

Southwestern Oklahoma State University

2021 Psychology Graduates: 100
Average Cost to Attend: $21,168
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $3,642
Average Net Price: $12,697
Average Admitted: 94%
Average Enrolled: 35%
Average Graduation Rate: 42%
Student / Faculty: 19 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 65%
Oklahoma Ranking: #9
National Ranking: #904

Oral Roberts University

2021 Psychology Graduates: 84
Average Cost to Attend: $44,776
Average Amount Grant / Scholarship: $2,992
Average Net Price: $21,176
Average Admitted: 85%
Average Enrolled: 23%
Average Graduation Rate: 59%
Student / Faculty: 16 / 1
Full-Time Instructors: 41%
Oklahoma Ranking: #10
National Ranking: #798

Psychology Programs Offered in Oklahoma

There are 86 undergraduate psychology programs offered by 22 different 4-year colleges, comprising 13 public and 9 private schools.

Additionally, psychology programs in Oklahoma produced 1,320 bachelor’s graduates, 737 master’s graduates and 90 doctorate graduates.

The table below details the programs offered and the total number of graduates in Oklahoma.

Psychology GraduatesBSMAPMCPhD
Clinical Psychology139
Community Psychology1314
Counseling and Applied Psychology312701534
Counseling Psychology15172714
Educational Psychology182
Experimental Psychology3
Forensic Psychology32
General Psychology9793422
Industrial Organizational Psychology83
Marriage and Family Therapy16
Research Psychology1503
School Psychology486
Social Work129180
Total Graduates1,3207373090
US Department of Education

Credits Accepted for Oklahoma Schools

The types of academic credits available to Oklahoma students are varied and include:

  • Dual enrollment
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Advanced placement (AP) credits

Psychology Admission, Enrollment, and Graduation in Oklahoma

On average, Oklahoma schools admitted 74% of students who applied to 4-year institutions. Of those who were offered admission, 35% enrolled.

The average freshman retention rate for Oklahoma schools is 64%, compared to 71% for all universities nationwide.

The overall graduation rate for 4-year colleges and universities in Oklahoma is 43%, compared to 56% for all universities nationwide.

The top three schools in Oklahoma for highest graduation rate are University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (75%), University of Tulsa (73%), and Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (66%).

The top three schools with the highest number of psychology graduates in Oklahoma are University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (511), Northeastern State University (285), and Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (254).

RegionOklahomaU.S.
Applied4,1548,766
Admitted74%73%
Enrolled35%26%
1st Year Return64%71%
Graduation43%56%
US Department of Education

Student & Faculty Information in Oklahoma

In the fall of 2021, Oklahoma schools that offered psychology programs had an average of 81% full-time instructional or research faculty members and 19% part-time instructional faculty members.

The average student-to-faculty ratio for Oklahoma schools offering psychology programs is 17:1.

The table below shows a comparison of the percentage of full-time instructional and research faculty members and the student-to-faculty ratio between Oklahoma and the United States as a whole:

RegionOklahomaU.S.
Full-Time Instructional74%56%
Full-Time Research5%6%
Part-Time Instructional19%35%
Student Faculty Ratio17:115:1
US Department of Education

Tuition and Student Expenses in Oklahoma

If you’re an undergraduate psychology student in Oklahoma, the average tuition you’ll pay depends on the institution you choose. Typically, tuition costs range from $4,342 to $44,238 per year, with an average of $13,781. In addition to tuition, you’ll also need to budget for books and supplies, which can cost between $780 and $2,400 annually, with an average of $1,417.

The three most affordable undergraduate psychology schools in Oklahoma are Cameron University ($14,865), Southeastern Oklahoma State University ($17,616), and Northwestern Oklahoma State University ($17,860). Meanwhile, the three most expensive institutions are the University of Tulsa ($64,830), Oral Roberts University ($44,776), and Oklahoma City University ($41,830).

As for prospective graduate psychology students, the average cost of tuition and fees for graduate programs varies widely based on the school and program chosen. Graduate tuition costs between $3,355 and $24,282 per year, with an average of $8,288. However, most graduate programs also require additional fees, such as application fees, technology fees, and library fees, which can add up to hundreds or even thousands of dollars. In-state graduate fees typically range from $306 to $3,822, with an average of $1,506.

The three most affordable graduate psychology schools in Oklahoma are Cameron University ($4,590), Langston University ($4,898), and Southeastern Oklahoma State University ($5,040). Meanwhile, the three most expensive graduate programs are University of Tulsa ($25,182), Mid-America Christian University ($15,312), and Southern Nazarene University ($13,990).

If you’re curious about how Oklahoma schools stack up against national averages, you can compare average total expenses in the table below. Note that these figures don’t take into account financial aid, grants, loans, or scholarships. If you’re interested in that information, you can find it in the sections below.

Average Expenses for Psychology SchoolsOklahomaU.S.
On Campus Room & Board$8,731$11,729
On-Campus Living Expenses$4,092$3,474
Total Living Expenses$12,823$15,203
Tuition for In-State, Undergraduate$13,781$21,301
Books and Supplies, Undergraduate$1,417$1,254
Total Undergraduate Expenses$28,021$37,758
In-State, Graduate Tuition$8,288$14,479
In-State, Graduate Fees$1,506$1,155
Total Graduate Expenses$9,794$15,634
US Department of Education

Cost to Attend, Financial Aid, Net Price in Oklahoma

Average Net Price

In Oklahoma, the cost to attend a college or university that offers psychology programs is a significant financial investment. The key term to know for college affordability is the net price.

The average net price for a college or university in Oklahoma that offers psychology programs is $13,740. This figure is calculated based on the most recent data provided by each institution to the US Department of Education.

Net price is determined by adding up the costs of tuition, room and board, living expenses, books, and supplies and then subtracting the average financial aid, such as grants, scholarships, and loans, received by federal financial aid recipients.

FinancialOklahomaU.S.
Cost to Attend$28,021$37,758
Average Financial Aid$9,679$13,984
Percent Receiving Aid92%90%
Net Price$13,740$17,524
US Department of Education

Net Price by Family Income

Depending on the federal, state, or institutional grant aid available, the table below shows the average amount students pay to attend Oklahoma universities shown by family income bracket.

Students may pay more or less depending on their individual circumstances; however, these are the average costs as tracked by the university and reported to the U.S. Department of Education.

Average Net Price by Income2020-20212021-2022
$0 – $30,000$7,999$7,915
$30,001 – $48,000$8,222$8,059
$48,001 – $75,000$11,499$11,559
$75,001 – $110,000$14,087$14,615
$110,001 and more$15,299$15,585
US Department of Education

Additional Top Ranked Psychology Degree Programs in Oklahoma

Find information on each school’s ranking, number of graduates, net price, and graduation rate along with a link the school’s full [year] report.

RankSchool# of GraduatesNet PriceGraduation
#11University of Central Oklahoma212$17,47735%
#12Oklahoma Baptist University52$23,87154%
#13Southern Nazarene University61$20,53548%
#14Cameron University102$9,29435%
#15Mid-America Christian University136$16,85338%
#16Rogers State University26$12,24237%
#17Langston University26$10,57829%
US Department of Education

Psychology Salary Reports for Oklahoma

We use annual surveys of 100,000 psychologists to compile data on salary, employment projections, cost-of-living adjustments, comparisons to related professions, salary based on years of experience, and rankings by city.