The list of academic options at Oakland University is constantly growing. OU currently offers more than 130 undergraduate degrees and more than 120 graduate and certificate options. Students have the opportunity to participate in high-level research as early as their freshman year.
More than 100 student and faculty performances are offered through the
Department of Music, Theatre and Dance.
Demonstrating OU's commitment to undergraduate research, more than 100 undergrads
participate in the Meeting of Minds Conference each year. The College is also home
to the Richard Burke Lecture Series in Philosophy, Religion and Society, which honors
OU's first faculty member. Join one of the College's award-winning student groups
recognized for research, classroom and service excellence such as the Model United
Nations team or OU's chapter of Phi Alpha Theta.
A business student-led initiative focused on helping members of a
Panamanian community leverage resources to grow and sustain a coffee
AACSB-International accredited undergraduate and graduate programs center on integrating theory, leading-edge research and real-world experience to give students a true understanding of how business works, preparing them for professional success.
Oakland University has partnered with Auburn Elementary to teach tomorrow's leaders and today's readers.
SEHS students, alumni and faculty enhance their communities, shape the future of their professions and touch the lives of thousands of learners, from pre-schoolers to professionals, inner-city teens to teachers in rural Chinese classrooms.
A new 127,000-square-foot facility features state-of-the-art classrooms and research space, serving as the heart of the Engineering and Computer Science community at OU.
Leveraging OU's proximity to the auto industry, faculty and students take advantage of unique research opportunities.
From GPS devices and communication systems to clean energy, SECS faculty are on the front lines of automotive research.
The school's research centers allow scholars to collaborate with automakers as well as military units.
The School of Health Sciences is passionate about providing students with the best
science-based health education, high-quality academic preparation, interdisciplinary
teaching and excellence in instruction in the classroom and clinical laboratory.
The Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine offers a
unique curriculum and patient-centered philosophy to prepare physicians
to practice 21st century medicine. As a pivotal partner in Oakland County's
Medical Main Street initiative, the OUWB School of Medicine is training more
doctors, helping position Southeast Michigan as a thriving center for
biotechnology and biomedicine research.
All of the Oakland University School of Nursing academic programs are fully
accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) - from
undergraduate to the highest degree for clinical nursing practice, the
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP).
Faculty and staff in Graduate Study and Lifelong Learning strive for academic
excellence in post-baccalaureate education, ensuring graduate programs are
directly linked to research and the solution of technological, social, economic
and political issues.
$1.5 million will carry Eye Research Institute into its fourth decade of grant-funded cataract research
Oakland University provides state-of-the-art research facilities and a rich, collaborative environment for our faculty and students in support of their research and educational activities. We are proud of the wide spectrum of research and other scholarly and creative activities made possible by the excellence of our faculty, students, facilities and institutional culture that is inclusive of all disciplines.
The Honors College is now housed in Oak View Hall, a $30 million living and learning residence, which features premiere student accommodation and teaching facilities.