To identify the Best Colleges in Oklahoma for 2019 we averaged the results from the most respected college ranking systems (Niche.com + US News & World Report) from around the web to produce an entirely unique CollegeReviews Score for each school. And then ordered the schools based on that ranking. You won’t find a more exhaustive ranking of the best colleges and universities in Oklahoma anywhere.

About The Best Colleges In Oklahoma

In Oklahoma, there are more than 150 schools. Oklahoma University, Norman Campus and Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma City, are the largest public colleges in Oklahoma, but Tulsa University, Oklahoma City, is honored to be the state’s top public schools.

The oldest college in Oklahoma is Northeastern State University, where the state’s only College of Optometry is. Oklahoma is in the bible belt, and so many religious schools are in the state, and the Oklahoma Christian University, and the Baptist University of Oklahoma are two of the most selective private schools in the West.

There are also many trade schools, vocational schools, and community colleges in Oklahoma for those focused on two-year education, and professional training.

Regional Information about Oklahoma

Regional Information About Oklahoma
Major Cities: Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Norman
Attractions: Route 66, Philbrook Museum of Art, Oklahoma City Zoo
Cost of Living: Best Places Oklahoma Cost of Living
Popular Schools: University of Tulsa, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma State University.

About Our Methodology

Our methodology for determining the best colleges in Oklahoma takes both editorial rankings from US News & World Report, Times Higher Education and combines it with student rankings from Niche.com. We weight student rankings higher giving them about a 80% weighted score vs editorial rankings. Thus creating a more accurate viewpoint of the best colleges in any given state.

  1. University of Tulsa
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  2. University of Oklahoma
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  3. Oklahoma State University
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  4. Oral Roberts University
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  5. Oklahoma City University
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  6. University of Central Oklahoma
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  7. Oklahoma Christian University
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  8. University of Science & Arts of Oklahoma
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  9. East Central University
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  10. Oklahoma Baptist University
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  11. Southwestern Oklahoma State University
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  12. Northeastern State University
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  13. Northwestern Oklahoma State University
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  14. Southwestern Christian University
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  15. Southwestern Christian University
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  16. Spartan College of Aeronautics & Technology - Tulsa
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  17. Oklahoma Wesleyan University
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  18. Southern Nazarene University
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  19. Mid-America Christian University
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  20. Rogers State University
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  21. Oklahoma Panhandle State University
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