oakland university ranking

Last Updated on December 18, 2022

Oakland University recognized for 8 top degree programs in the U.S.  

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icon of a calendarApril 1, 2021


Oakland University has been awarded top ranking status for multiple degree programs by Intelligent.com. The university was listed among thousands of public institutions in the nation, and the comprehensive research guide is based on an assessment of 2,277 accredited colleges and universities. Each program is evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation and post-graduate employment.   

The 2021 rankings are calculated through a unique scoring system which includes student engagement, potential return on investment, and leading third-party evaluations. Intelligent.com analyzed thousands of schools with comparable programs on a scale of 0 to 100, with Oakland University making it to the final list for eight degree programs.

The methodology uses an algorithm that collects and analyzes multiple rankings into one score to easily compare each university’s degree program. Click the links below for more information about the rankings.

Project Management Degree Programs
8th overall
Best Non-Degree Option

Electrical Engineering Degree Programs
14th overall
Best Student Services

Information Technology Degree Programs
20th overall
Best in the Midwest

RN to BSN Programs
24th overall
Best for Adult Learners

Master’s in Engineering Management Degree Programs
24th overall
Best for Product Lifestyle Management

Master’s in Public Safety Administration Degree Programs
27th overall
Best Business Focus

Colleges in Michigan
29th overall
Best for Part Time Study

Master’s in Industrial Engineering Degree Programs
41st overall
Best Evening Option

About Intelligent.com

Intelligent.com provides unbiased research to help students make informed decisions about higher education programs. The website offers curated guides which include the best degree programs as well as information about financial aid, internships and even study strategies. With comprehensive, user-friendly guides and hundreds of program rankings, Intelligent.com is a trusted source among students and prospective students. To learn more, please visit intelligent.com/

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