Oakland University

Rochester Hills, MI

Oakland University

2200 North Squirrel Road
Rochester Hills, MI 48309-4401
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3.96875 Based on 8 Reviews
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Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Oakland University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

1220 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
 
23
 
 
 
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist
 
0
 
 
 
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
 
 
78
2
 
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
 
 
10
0
 
Health and Wellness, General
 
3
 
 
 
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
 
342
 
0
 
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
 
9
 
 
 
Histologic Technology/Histotechnologist
 
1
 
 
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
 
0
0
 
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
 
0
 
 
 
Medicine
 
 
 
 
130
Nurse Anesthetist
 
 
42
2
 
Nursing Education
 
 
0
0
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
0
 
7
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
 
16
6
 
 
Physical Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
22
82
Public Health, General
 
 
11
 
 
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
 
20
 
 
 
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
 
 
13
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
401
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

726 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
69
34
0
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
82
 
 
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
 
1
 
 
 
Business/Commerce, General
 
64
 
0
 
Business/Managerial Economics
 
5
 
0
 
Economics, General
 
10
 
1
 
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other
 
 
 
1
 
Finance, General
 
118
 
1
 
Human Resources Development
 
125
11
 
 
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
 
54
0
5
 
International Business/Trade/Commerce
 
 
 
0
 
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
 
14
 
 
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
109
 
0
 
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
 
 
 
0
 
Operations Management and Supervision
 
11
 
1
 
Project Management
 
10
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

705 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Anthropology
 
12
 
 
 
Chinese Studies
 
2
 
 
 
East Asian Studies
 
0
 
0
 
History, General
 
50
2
0
 
International Relations and Affairs
 
20
 
0
 
Latin American Studies
 
1
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
 
158
 
 
 
Linguistics
 
13
7
0
 
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
 
 
36
 
 
Philosophy
 
11
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
35
 
0
 
Psychology, General
 
183
15
0
2
Public Administration
 
9
24
0
 
Social Work
 
89
 
 
 
Sociology
 
33
 
0
 
Sociology and Anthropology
 
1
 
 
 
Women's Studies
 
2
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

622 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
 
 
2
 
2
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
 
1
 
 
 
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
29
 
3
Creative Writing
 
42
 
0
 
Curriculum and Instruction
 
 
1
 
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
 
11
3
1
Education, Other
 
 
15
0
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
 
 
 
4
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
15
45
16
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
142
38
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
63
4
0
 
Exercise Physiology
 
 
13
 
 
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
 
1
 
 
 
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
 
1
 
 
 
French Language and Literature
 
4
 
0
 
German Language and Literature
 
3
 
 
 
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
 
 
32
10
 
Japanese Language and Literature
 
10
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
 
3
1
 
 
Music Teacher Education
 
6
0
0
1
Reading Teacher Education
 
 
26
0
2
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
 
9
 
 
Spanish Language and Literature
 
14
 
0
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
 
46
 
 
Superintendency and Educational System Administration
 
 
 
3
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
 
 
0
0
 
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor
 
 
 
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

598 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological/Biosystems Engineering
 
18
 
1
 
Biomedical Sciences, General
 
20
 
6
 
Computer Engineering, General
 
42
 
0
 
Computer Hardware Engineering
 
 
16
 
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
84
34
0
7
Engineering Chemistry
 
2
 
 
 
Engineering/Industrial Management
 
 
44
 
 
Environmental Science
 
34
 
0
 
Industrial Engineering
 
21
13
 
 
Mechanical Engineering
 
171
63
 
9
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
 
 
10
 
 
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
 
3
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

279 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Actuarial Science
 
17
 
 
 
Anatomy
 
2
 
 
 
Biochemistry
 
32
 
 
 
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
149
10
 
2
Biophysics
 
0
 
 
2
Chemistry, General
 
13
10
0
 
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
 
0
 
 
 
Environmental Chemistry
 
 
 
 
1
Environmental Health
 
11
 
 
 
Mathematics, General
 
12
0
0
 
Physics, General
 
7
2
 
 
Statistics, General
 
0
9
0
 

257 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences, General
 
77
21
 
 
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
 
 
31
 
 
Information Technology
 
63
6
 
12
Management Information Systems, General
 
42
0
0
 
Systems Engineering
 
0
2
 
3

200 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication, General
 
150
11
0
 
Journalism
 
31
 
0
 
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
 
8
 
 
 

147 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Acting
 
5
 
 
 
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
 
9
 
 
 
Conducting
 
 
0
 
 
Dance, General
 
11
 
 
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
2
 
 
 
Drawing
 
9
 
 
 
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
 
11
 
 
 
Graphic Design
 
56
 
0
 
Keyboard Instruments
 
0
0
 
 
Music Pedagogy
 
 
0
0
 
Music Performance, General
 
3
1
0
 
Music, General
 
2
0
 
 
Musical Theatre
 
6
 
 
 
Painting
 
4
 
 
 
Photography
 
6
 
0
 
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
 
6
 
 
 
Visual and Performing Arts, General
 
0
 
 
 
Voice and Opera
 
6
0
 
 
Writing, General
 
10
 
 
 

Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Oakland University.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
 
 
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
 
 
Engineering/Industrial Management
 
 
 
 
Environmental Health
 
 
 
 
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
 
 
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
 
 
 
 
Physical Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
 
Reading Teacher Education
 
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission
Specialized Institution Accreditations
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels (School of Nursing)
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
  • Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health
  • Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
  • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
  • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree (William Beaumont School of Medicine)
Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
  • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs
  • Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A- Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

3.75 Based on 8 Reviews
  • Alumni
    BA, Political Science , Class of 1977

    Don't know as much has changed since I graduated in 1977.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Biology, Class of 1998

    Well rounded education with emphasis on math skills.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Elementary education, Class of 2014

    Classes at university, classes/labs at elementary schools, field observations, student teaching, many networking events.

    5 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

3.875 Based on 8 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Studio Art, Class of 2015

    We chilled out overnight often doing art, assignments, and watching movies.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Political Science - BA, Class of 2005

    Mostly white, but good minority presence.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BA in Music, Class of 1980

    The jazz students were all a tight knit group supporting each others gigs

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Biology, Class of 1998

    Mostly white middle and working class folks.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering, Class of 1992

    Student body was generally optimistic

    4 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.25 Based on 8 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Studio Art, Class of 2015

    I never went into the dorms. The computer labs in my department were only for my department and we were allowed 24 hour access. The dining hall was only one large one, but there was not one in my main department building.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BA, Political Science , Class of 1977

    Some are state of the art but all are up to date.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Political Science - BA, Class of 2005

    Don't know - didn't live on campus.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Biology, Class of 1998

    Very nice more than adequate

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering, Class of 1992

    Computer, science, physics labs; dining hall; several dormitories; apartments; meeting center; health center/basketball stadium

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Electrical Engineering, Class of 1998

    been upgraded since I been there

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Elementary education, Class of 2014

    Beautiful architecture, compact (buildings are all close together) modern labs, hip dining areas

    4 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

4 Based on 8 Reviews
  • Alumni
    BA in Music, Class of 1980

    I have no idea. I was married while there and a music student so not real mainstream

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Biology, Class of 1998

    Not sure. I worked and lived off campus and was not involved with school activities.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Elementary education, Class of 2014

    Frats/sororities, intervarsity Christian fellowship,

    2 Rated January 2016

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