English in Oklahoma

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Schools Offering English Programs in Oklahoma

Around 0.4% of Oklahoma's graduates graduate from English degree programs every year. Thus, Oklahoma's 27 English schools put out approximately 402 english professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a English program is Oklahoma City University. Oklahoma City University, which was ranked 36th in the country in 2010, is located in Oklahoma City. 5 students graduated with a degree in English from Oklahoma City University in 2010. The tuition rate at Oklahoma City University was $25,760 per year.

The second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a English program is Oklahoma Christian University. Oklahoma Christian University, which was ranked 38th in the country in 2010, is located in Edmond. In 2010, Oklahoma Christian University graduated 7 students from its English program. Tuition at Oklahoma Christian University was $17,456 per year.

Saint Gregorys University, which was ranked 38th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a English program. It is located in Shawnee. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Saint Gregorys University English program. The tuition rate at Saint Gregorys University was $17,516 per year.


English schools in Oklahoma, charge students an average tuition of $10,028 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $28,735 per year, or as little as $2,660 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Oklahoma English schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Tulsa - located in Tulsa, students are charged $28,735 per year
  2. Oklahoma City University - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $25,760 per year
  3. Oral Roberts University - located in Tulsa, students are charged $20,054 per year

The following Oklahoma English schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Rose State College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,660 per year
  2. Western Oklahoma State College - located in Altus, students are charged $2,750 per year
  3. Eastern Oklahoma State College - located in Wilburton, students are charged $3,006 per year

An English degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?

The largest populations of Oklahoma english professional are working in the following counties:

  1. Canadian County - 870 english professionals
  2. Creek County - 400 english professionals
  3. Cherokee County - 160 english professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of english professionals is expected to grow by 11% by 2018. There are projected to be 4,200 english professionals working in Oklahoma then. Of these 4,200 english professionals, the government predicts that 2,230 will be creative writers, 410 will be technical writers, and 1,560 will be literacy teachers.


On average, english professionals earn a salary of $43,370 per year in Oklahoma state. But, salaries for english professional can vary. In 2010, english professional made as little as less than $17,510 per year or as much as more than $70,790 per year in Oklahoma. The counties in Oklahoma with the highest average salary for english professionals are:

  1. Canadian County - $45,260 per year
  2. Creek County - $42,780 per year
  3. Adair County - $42,770 per year

The following counties in Oklahoma have the lowest average salaries for english professional:

  1. Cherokee County - $29,925 per year
  2. Beckham County - $42,600 per year
  3. Adair County - $42,770 per year

On average, the highest paid english professionals in Oklahoma were:

  1. Technical Writer - $47,310 per year
  2. Literacy Teacher - $41,580 per year
  3. Creative Writer - $41,220 per year

The english professionals with lowest average salaries in Oklahoma were:

  1. Literacy Teacher - $41,580 per year
  2. Creative Writer - $41,220 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Oklahoma statistics regarding a career in English. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as language or creative writing.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in English in Oklahoma
  • Bachelor's Degree in English in Oklahoma
  • Master's Degree in English in Oklahoma
  • Doctoral Degree in English in Oklahoma

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,645 miles from location University of Oklahoma Norman Campus Norman OK 37.9028 45% 25,881
6,620 miles from location Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Stillwater OK 35.9758 48% 23,033
6,645 miles from location University of Central Oklahoma Edmond OK 26.9395 57% 16,092
6,503 miles from location Northeastern State University Tahlequah OK 24.2073 60% 9,239
6,642 miles from location Rose State College Oklahoma City OK 9.15849 n/a 8,981
6,704 miles from location Cameron University Lawton OK 13.8774 n/a 6,126
6,714 miles from location Southwestern Oklahoma State University Weatherford OK 24.705 71% 5,010
6,603 miles from location East Central University Ada OK 24.2862 76% 4,612
6,590 miles from location Southeastern Oklahoma State University Durant OK 23.5458 75% 4,229
6,595 miles from location University of Tulsa Tulsa OK 30.981 30% 4,187
6,649 miles from location Oklahoma City University Oklahoma City OK 63.5634 44% 3,829
6,755 miles from location Western Oklahoma State College Altus OK 21.9292 100% 3,820
6,558 miles from location Oral Roberts University Tulsa OK 27.5341 49% 3,140
6,631 miles from location Langston University Langston OK 13.0903 n/a 2,749
6,673 miles from location Redlands Community College El Reno OK 13.8517 n/a 2,319
6,703 miles from location Northwestern Oklahoma State University Alva OK 21.3155 40% 2,210
6,644 miles from location Oklahoma Christian University Edmond OK 61.9078 49% 2,171
6,654 miles from location Southern Nazarene University Bethany OK 22.2153 n/a 2,110
6,527 miles from location Eastern Oklahoma State College Wilburton OK 15.8018 n/a 2,084
6,616 miles from location Oklahoma Baptist University Shawnee OK 24.8221 15% 1,764
6,652 miles from location Mid-America Christian University Oklahoma City OK 8.31275 n/a 1,269
6,869 miles from location Oklahoma Panhandle State University Goodwell OK 23.5956 100% 1,266
6,675 miles from location University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Chickasha OK 22.9487 64% 1,091
6,555 miles from location Oklahoma Wesleyan University Bartlesville OK 17.98 n/a 1,069
6,617 miles from location Saint Gregorys University Shawnee OK 46.3748 13% 738
6,655 miles from location Southwestern Christian University Bethany OK 19.9665 70% 331
6,647 miles from location Hillsdale Free Will Baptist College Oklahoma City OK 13.9222 57% 241

Curious what studying English gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Oklahoma

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors + 980 $41,580 81.5%
Technical Writers + 450 $47,310 -15.1%
Writers and Authors + 400 $41,220 -16.7%

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