Ouachita Baptist University
410 Ouachita St.
Arkadelphia, AR 71998
Phone: (870) 245-5110
Fax: (870) 245-5500
Online: www.OBU.edu
Enrollment 1689
School Type 4 Year
Funding Type Private
Admissions Information
Requirements High school diploma (certified or official transcript); a minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale; a minimum ACT composite score of 20 or an SAT score of 1020 for full admission. GPA of 2.0 and/or ACT of 17/SAT of 900 will be considered for conditional admission.
Minimum GPA 2.75 for full admission/2.0 for conditional consideration
Minimum ACT 20 for full admission/17 for conditional consideration
1020 for full admission/900 for conditional consideration
Admissions Email admissions@obu.edu
Admissions Phone (870) 245-5000
Scholarship Information
Highlights Ouachita Merit Scholarships (awarded to incoming first-time fall 2019 freshmen based on combination of 7th semester high school GPA and ACT/SAT score through February of entry year. 2.00 cumulative GPA required to maintain each semester) These merit scholarships are not stackable with music scholarships. President’s Scholarship - $74,000, 4-year value ($18,500/residential year) Founder’s Scholarship - $60,000, 4-year value ($15,000/residential year) Dean’s Scholarship - $54,000, 4-year value ($13,500/residential year) Collegiate Scholarship - $44,000 4-year value ($11,000/residential year) Opportunity Award - $24,000 4-year value ($6,000/residential year) More Information Click Here Scholarship Email admissions@obu.edu Scholarship Phone (870) 245-5110
Tuition Information
Instate Tuition $27,280.00
Additional Annual Fees $8,620.00
Financial Aid Information
Highlights Ouachita Merit Scholarships (awarded to incoming first-time fall 2019 freshmen based on combination of 7th semester high school GPA and ACT/SAT score through February of entry year. 2.00 cumulative GPA required to maintain each semester) These merit scholarships are not stackable with music scholarships. President’s Scholarship - $74,000, 4-year value ($18,500/residential year) Founder’s Scholarship - $60,000, 4-year value ($15,000/residential year) Dean’s Scholarship - $54,000, 4-year value ($13,500/residential year) Collegiate Scholarship - $44,000 4-year value ($11,000/residential year) Opportunity Award - $24,000 4-year value ($6,000/residential year)
Financial Aid Contact Susan Hurst Director of Financial Aid
Financial Aid Phone (870) 245-5570
Financial Aid Priority Deadline Jan 1, 2017
More Information Click Here

Degree Programs

Christian Studies

Business

Interdisciplinary Studies

Accounting

Applied Mathematics

Applied Physics

Art Education (or Art: Teacher Liscensure, or Art: Teaching Emphasis)

Arts–Engineering

Arts–Interdisciplinary Studies

Biblical Languages (Greek, Hebrew)

Biblical Studies (or Biblical TheologicalStudies, or Biblical & Theological Studies)

Bio-Physics

Biological Sciences—Teaching Emphasis (or Biology—Teacher Licensure )

Biology

Business Administration–Finance, Management or Marketing

Chemistry

Chemistry–Teaching Emphasis

Christian Media & Communications

Christian Ministry

Christian Ministry & Formation

Christian Missions

Church Media/Production Arts

Communication Sciences & Disorders

Computer Science

Dietetics (or Dietetics & Nutrition)

Early Childhood Education

Engineering & Physics

English

English Education (or Teacher Licensure, or Teaching Emphasis)

Environmental Analysis Sequence

Finance

Graphic Design

History

Kinesiology (or Kinesiology & Leisure Studies, or Kinesiology–Exercise Science, or Kinesiology & Physical Education)

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Mass Communication (or Multimedia Communication, or Media Communications, or Mass Media Communication)

Mathematics

Mathematics Education (or Teacher Licensure or Teaching Emphasis)

Middle School Eduation (or Middle Level Education, or Middle Childhood Education, or Middle Childhood/Early Adolescence )

Music Business

Music Composition

Music Education–Choral

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Music Performance (or Music Performance–Voice, Keyboard, Instrumental)

Music–Voice, Keyboard, Instrumental

Musical Theatre–Music Emphasis

Musical Theatre–Teaching Emphasis

Nursing

Philosophy

Philosophy–Christian Studies

Physical Sciences–Teaching

Physics

Political Science

Pre-Architecture

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Pre-Engineering

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Pre-Optometry

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Professional Chemistry

Psychology

Public History

Secondary Education

Social Justice Studies

Social Studies Education (or Social Studies—Teaching Emphasis)

Sociology

Software Engineering

Spanish

Spanish–Teaching Emphasis

Speech (or Speech Communication)

Speech Communication & Theatre Arts–Teaching Emphasis

Studio Art

Theatre

Theatre Arts–Teaching Emphasis

Theology

Worship Arts (or Worship Ministry, or Church Music)