ORU Ranked Among the Best

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Stephanie Hill, Director of University Relations & Communications
Office: 918.495.7337, Mobile: 918.720.5548

ORU CampusTulsa, OK – Oral Roberts University is excited to be included among a variety of recent college rankings including U.S. News & World Report and the Princeton Review.

U.S. News & World Report today announced ORU is among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, one of only a few Oklahoma universities on the list. U.S. News assessed schools based on four general categories: engagement, which includes interaction with instructors and classmates, diverse online learning technologies that allow greater flexibility for students to take classes from a distance, faculty credentials and training, as well as expert opinion.

Recently U.S. News & World Report also listed ORU as a Best in the West for Regional Universities and a Best Value School. The value calculation takes into account a school’s academic quality along with the net cost of attendance for a student who receives the average level of need-based financial aid.

The Princeton Review ranks ORU as one of its 2019 Best Regional Colleges. It considers 661 universities from around the world so ORU is honored to be a part of this prestigious selection.

Best Value Schools has ranked Oral Roberts University among the top 25 schools for its online Bachelor’s in Theology & Christian Studies for 2019. When determining the rankings, Best Value Schools considered affordability, academic rigor, accessibility, accreditation, and recognitions.

ORU’s nursing program is also among the best in the Southwest according to Nursing Schools Almanac. The group collected data on more than 3,000 institutions, and only 15% made the list of the top nursing schools in each geographic region.

Affordable Colleges Online has also ranked ORU in several of its categories. The University was highly ranked for its bachelor’s and master’s degrees in counseling. It was also ranked among the best for its online bachelor’s degree program in Theology and in the top 15 for its online Political Science program.

OnlineMasters.com has also ranked ORU’s online MBA program among the best. OnlineMasters.com considers itself a trusted source for unbiased college rankings and selected the best MBA programs based on curriculum, program flexibility, affordability, and graduate outcomes.

Best Colleges.com ranks ORU as among the best in Oklahoma for both online and on campus learning experiences. The University is ranked 4th out of 15 for its online degrees. Best Colleges considered academic quality and affordability.

College Consensus ranks ORU among the top 10 Best Colleges & Universities in Oklahoma. Consensus averaged the latest results from the most respected college ranking systems with thousands of real student review scores from around the web to produce its ratings.