Rankings and Quick Facts

University of Central Oklahoma retains top national rankings that students and faculty are very proud of.

U.S. News and World Reports Best Colleges

  • Tier 1, Top Regional Universities-West Category:
  1. #32 Public University
  2. #88 Overall

American Institute of Physics

  • #3 United States for Engineering Physics Strongest Professional Masters Degree Programs in Physics

Onstage Magazine

  • #10 United States most Underrated Theatre Department

Cross Examination Debate Association (CEDA)

  • #1 in Debate

Downbeat Magazine 

  • #1 Jazz Ensemble in United States

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education

  • 15 Nationally ranked education programs

Professional Golf Association

  • 1 out of 19 accredited universities in the US that offer PGA Golf Management degree

Higher Education Review


Location of Edmond
UCO Students
Size of UCO Campus


  • Located in Oklahoma City, the capitol City of Oklahoma, is ranked by CNN as the 35th best place to live in Oklahoma and Edmond is the #1 suburban city in the USA by CNBC
  • Four seasons


  • Student/Faculty ration 19:1

  • Class size of 20-25 students

Student Body

  • 17,000 students from 47 states

  • 1500 international students 

  • Over 100 countries

  • Student/Faculty ration 19:1


  • 114 Undergraduate Majors
  • 58 Graduate programs


  • 114 Undergraduate Majors
  • 58 Graduate programs


  • 250 active student organizations
  • Broncho Buddies-pairs one international students with one American student
  • CRISP—Connects an international student with an American family


  • $23,000 estimated per year includes tuition, room, food, and insurance-everything.