School Overview

Ouachita Baptist University is a Private, 4 years college located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. OBU ranked 135th in Liberal Arts Colleges and 7th in Arkansas Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 1,704 (all undergraduate) and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. OBU's acceptance rate is 73.75% last year (undergraduate school).
Ouachita Baptist University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address410 Ouachita St, Arkadelphia, AR 71998-0001
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Highest Degree OfferedBachelor's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Ouachita Baptist University is 73.75% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25.19%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate73.75 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.19 %

Tuition & Fees

OBU's 2022 tuition & fees is $30,140 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $13,780.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$30,140
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,780
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,704 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 29 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. OBU has 1,664 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 40 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,704
Undergraduate Students1,664
Graduate Students40
Online Enrollment29

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs79 Programs
Number of online programs4 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification