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Oakland City University ranked #6 in Indiana and #34 in the Midwest by WalletHub “2020’s Best College and University Rankings”

The personal finance website WalletHub released Monday its ‘2020’s Best College & University Rankings’.  Oakland City University is ranked #6 in Indiana and #34 in the Midwest.  WalletHub compared over 1,000 higher-education institutions in the U.S. based on 33 key measures grouped into seven categories, such as Student Selectivity, Cost & Financing and Career Outcomes. The data set ranges from student-faculty ratio to graduation rate to post-attendance median salary.  Oakland City University scored high in categories such as graduation rate, low campus crime, and student-faculty ratio.

The Top 10 Colleges & Universities in Indiana are listed below in rank order

  1. University of Notre Dame
  2. Purdue University-West Lafayette
  3. University of Evansville
  4. DePauw University
  5. Indiana University-Bloomington
  6. Oakland City University
  7. Goshen College
  8. Wabash College
  9. Marian University
  10. Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College


About Oakland City University

OCU is a faith-based university which offers high quality, career-focused degree programs in a Christ-centered, campus secure environment.  The University is committed to the pursuit of knowledge and academic excellence but equally committed to providing students with a conducive environment for personal spiritual growth.  Our Christ-centered values and relationships create a supportive environment which encourages students to live a life of Christian service in their chosen careers.  Our talented faculty equip our students with the knowledge and expertise they need to lead healthy, productive lives and successful, fulfilling careers.  Founded by the General Association of General Baptists in 1885, U.S. News and World Report has recognized Oakland City University as one of the top universities in the Midwest. In addition, OCU has been voted as one of the safest colleges and universities in the state of Indiana. The school holds the distinction of being accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

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