Oakland University - Master's Degree

Oakland University is recognized as a student-centered, doctoral research institution with a global perspective. They engage their students in distinctive educational experiences that connect to the unique and diverse opportunities within and beyond the region.

  • Average Tuition USD 34,942

School Description

Oakland University is a public university located in the cities of Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills, Michigan. Situated on a 1,443-acre campus, it was co-founded by Matilda Dodge Wilson and John A. Hannah. It is the only major research university in Oakland County, from which the school derives its name, and it serves much of the Metro Detroit region. Oakland University was initially under the banner of Michigan State University as Michigan State University–Oakland, or MSU-O. In 1963, it became known as Oakland University.

Master Programs

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Applied Mathematical Sciences

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Applied Mathematical Sciences. The program offers courses that focus on the application of mathematics and statistics to solve functional problems in fields like engineering and the applied sciences. The program offers courses that focus on dynamic systems, numerical analysis, controlled theory, statistical methods, asymptotic methods, and optimization theory.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Biology

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of cell growth, DNA expression, botany, parasitology and recombinant DNA technology.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Chemistry

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    English

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Health Administration

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Administration. The program offers courses that focus on studying the administration of public health systems, management, health care systems, and hospital networks.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    History

    This program is designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge of History. The program offers courses that focus on developing an awareness of differing political, cultural, social, and economic structures in past societies and their interrelationship.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Liberal Studies

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Liberal Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Mathematics

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Mathematics. The program offers courses that focus on algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Music

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Music. The program offers courses that focus on the study of medieval, renaissance, classical, romantic, jazz, pop, and rock music.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Music Education

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Music Education. The program offers courses that focus on the teaching and learning of music.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Physics

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Statistics

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Statistics. The program offers courses that focus on the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data, as well as the effective communication and presentation of results relying on data.

  • 2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, United States

    Vocal Performance

    This program is designed to equip students with the practical knowledge of Vocal Performance. The program offers courses that focus on studying sustainable vocal techniques and dramatic interpretation.

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  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 591
  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 928
  • US News (National)
    US News (National) 230

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 79
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50
  • Minimum incoming GMAT 500
  • Minimum SAT 860
  • Minimum ACT 18

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    Established in 1957

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          • Testimony
            1995-1998, Economics

            Jewel in Oakland countyOakland University has been one of the keys in my ability to stay relevant in the business world. The education I recieved helped me to continue to advance my career and be a contributor on a higher level. I found the Professsors were demanding and engaged, which helped me complete a 4 year degree in just over 4 years while I had many other responsibilites in life.

          • Testimony
            , Language and Rhetoric

            Excellence and OpportunityI returned to finish my degree in my mid 20s and I am so thankful I chose Oakland University. From the professors to the campus to the encouragement of the OU staff, it provided me with an excellent environment for learning what didn't come easy and exploring my natural gifts. I highly recommend the university to students of all ages. :)

          • Testimony
            1994-1998, Communication

            88.3 WXOUI am fortunate enough to have attended Oakland University. It's a great school on a beautiful campus, with a demanding, available, and caring faculty. I studied both music and communication, and was part of the (awesome) college radio station. I learned an immeasurable amount, met the GREATEST people, and am proud to say that I graduated from OU. I highly recommend my alma mater.