Ouachita Baptist University
410 Ouachita St.
Arkadelphia, AR 71998
Phone: (870) 245-5110
Fax: (870) 245-5500
Online: https://www.OBU.edu
Enrollment 1689
School Type 4 Year , Concurrent Credit , Graduate School , International Programs
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 - $40,000 4-year value ($10,000/residential year) Opportunity Award - $20,000 4-year value ($5,000/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 - $40,000 4-year value ($10,000/residential year) Opportunity Award - $20,000 4-year value ($5,000/residential year)
Financial Aid Contact Susan Hurst Associate Vice President for Student Financial Services
Financial Aid Phone (870) 245-5570
Financial Aid Priority Deadline Jan 1, 2017
More Information Click Here

Degree Programs

Accounting

Applied Mathematics

Applied Physics

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

Biblical Languages (Greek, Hebrew)

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

Bio-Physics

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

Biology

Chemistry

Chemistry–Teaching Emphasis

Christian Ministry

Christian Missions

Communication Sciences & Disorders

Computer Science

Dietetics (or Dietetics & Nutrition)

Early Childhood Education

Engineering & Physics

English

English Education (or Teacher Licensure, or Teaching Emphasis)

Finance

Graphic Design

History

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

Mathematics

Mathematics Education (or Teacher Licensure or Teaching Emphasis)

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

Music Education–Choral

Music Education–Instrumental

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

Music–Voice, Keyboard, Instrumental

Nursing

Philosophy

Physical Sciences–Teaching

Physics

Political Science

Pre-Architecture

Pre-Dental Hygiene

Pre-Dentistry

Pre-Engineering

Pre-Law

Pre-Med (or Pre-Medical, or Pre-Medicine)

Pre-Medical Technology

Pre-Optometry

Pre-Pharmacy

Pre-Physical Therapy

Pre-Veterinary Medicine (or Pre-Vet, or Pre-Veterinary Science)

Professional Chemistry

Psychology

Public History

Secondary Education

Social Justice Studies

Social Studies Education (or Social Studies—Teaching Emphasis)

Sociology

Spanish

Spanish–Teaching Emphasis

Speech Communication & Theatre Arts–Teaching Emphasis

Studio Art

Theatre

Theatre Arts–Teaching Emphasis

Theology

Worship Arts (or Worship Ministry, or Church Music)

Business Administration

Business Administration–Sports Management Concentration

Business: Management

Business: Marketing

Entrepreneurship

Environmental Studies

Interdisciplinary Studies

International Studies

Nursing–Completion Program

Strategic Communications

Missions

Biomedical Sciences

Family & Human Services

Legal Studies

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

Military Science

Multi-Media Journalism

Sports Media

Visual Media & Film

Music Industry

Musical Theatre

Physical Education & Coaching

Christian Studies

Applied Behavior Analysis