Oklahoma Wesleyan University

2201 Silver Lake Rd, Bartlesville, OK 74006-6299
Tel: (918)333-6151
Private not-for-profit | 1,148 students
As an evangelical Christian university of The Wesleyan Church, Oklahoma Wesleyan University models a way of thought, a way of life, and a way of faith. It is a place of serious study, honest questions, and critical engagement, all in the context of a liberal arts community that honors the primacy of Jesus Christ, the priority of Scripture, the pursuit of Truth, and the practice of Wisdom.

School Overview:

Oklahoma Wesleyan University
CountyWashington County, OK
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
32 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,148 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
595 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
553 students137 students
# Undergraduate Students
1,016 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
132 students129 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted51%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)370-510450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)430-560460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)370-480440-570
ACT English (25-75%)16-2419-25
ACT Math (25-75%)17-2418-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)18-2420-25

School Notes:

  • Whether you are seeking to start or to finish, OWU is a challenging, changing and hard charging college at its best. The Student Resources provided here are designed to keep you connected and to provide you with the tools you need to succeed. We may be spread out across the state, but you are never far away from the forms, schedules, materials, and study guides that you need on your journey towards a degree at OWU.
  • Oklahoma Wesleyan University offers over 35 different programs having a Student/Faculty Ratio of 13:1.
  • A liberal arts college or university is a four-year institution that emphasizes a wide range of subjects in an effort to provide a well-rounded, balanced education. At OWU, you will take classes in religion, humanities, science, math, social sciences plus all the classes within whatever major you decide.
  • OWU is located in Bartlesville, Oklahoma – a town of about 35,000 people. It is located 45 minutes north of Tulsa, 5 hours from Dallas, 3 hours from Springfield, MO, 5 hours from Little Rock, and 4 hours from Kansas City.
  • Oklahoma Wesleyan University accredited by The North Central Association (NCA), the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
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