Oakland City University
Outcomes at OCU
Mighty Oaks heal and inspire, minister and educate, solve problems and change lives in countless powerful ways. It all starts here, where you’ll prepare to boldly go forth and serve.
Career Guidance at OCU
Discover who you’re called to be through the Center for Calling and Career, where you and your classmates will explore your purpose and hone the skills you need to build a fulfilling career.
Mentorship at OCU
Connect with faculty who are eager to work closely with you, guide you in your personal growth like trusted family, and deeply invest in your development as a servant-leader.
Majors & Minors at OCU
With more than 50 concentrations, you can create a unique path to build on your gifts and prepare to serve in the career to which you are personally called.
The Secret is Out
Oakland City University has always been the best kept secret in Indiana and here’s why:
OCU is ranked #5 in the Midwest for social mobility. We offer a robust campus community for all students to enjoy a safe and welcoming environment where everyone from 1st generation students to non-traditional students feel at home.
From our 30+ student organizations to 13 competitive NAIA athletic teams, students here have more ways to connect than you might imagine.
With over 50 concentrations, not only will you thrive academically, but each faculty member, one for every 12 students, is passionate about forming relationships with each student to ensure your long-term success in your calling and career.
Serving with Distinction
With a Christian worldview, OCU will help you connect your career goals with your call to service.
Explore your calling with Career Pathways.
We are committed to helping you discover your unique gifts and talents, and connecting them to specific opportunities to serve a world in need. It’s called Career Pathways.
Engage in dynamic service-learning opportunities and spiritual life.
Discover exciting ways you can serve on and off campus through your academic interests, tap into spiritual support, and prepare for a life of service to something greater than yourself.
OCU prepared me for situations that take place not only in the classroom, but everyday interactions that take place in ministry.
Now That The Secret is Out, What Path Will You Take?
Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit? The gift of people leadership? An analytical mind? Master the skills necessary to take on your passion area in business administration.
Criminal Justice +
How do you feel called to serve the cause of justice? Discover the science of forensic investigations, the tactics of law enforcement, or corrections management.
Do you have an interest in molding young minds? Learn more about our education programs.
Computer Science +
Does the emergence and application of cutting-edge technology capture your imagination? Learn how to harness creative tools and computer science skills in your future high-tech career.
Access to Quality Education
OCU is deeply committed to giving students a hand-up, supporting them financially and academically as they pursue fulfilling careers and purposeful lives.
In the Nation for Social Mobility
First-Generation College Students
Most Affordable Undergraduate Program in Indiana