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Cameron University Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Cameron University, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Cameron University Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Cameron University was awarded 6 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is education.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Cameron University as #1,570 out of 1,715 colleges and universities in the country on its 2021 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Cameron University held the #1,573 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Cameron University is also ranked #18 out of 24 schools in Oklahoma.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Cameron University?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into Cameron University since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

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Cameron University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Cameron University, this rate is 20 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Cameron University is 58%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  58 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Cameron University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Cameron University is 65%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  65 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 11% for first-time, full-time students at Cameron University, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  11 out of 100

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Good Overall Diversity at Cameron University

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,150 undergraduates at Cameron University with 2,814 being full-time and 1,336 being part-time.

Cameron University Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

The overall diversity score for Cameron University is 77.57 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  77.57 out of 100
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How Much Does Cameron University Cost?

The overall average net price of Cameron University is $9,571. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Cameron University

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$7,976 $7,799 $11,731 $14,364 $14,056

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Cameron University, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Cameron University, approximately 40% of students took out student loans averaging $4,890 a year. That adds up to $19,560 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Cameron University is 15.4%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Cameron University Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Cameron University make about $34,300 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 14% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Cameron University make the most money.

Location of Cameron University

Cameron University is a public institution situated in Lawton, Oklahoma. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

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Location of Cameron University

Contact details for Cameron University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2800 West Gore Blvd, Lawton, OK 73505-6377
Phone: 580-581-2200

Cameron University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 36 majors graduated from Cameron University. Of these students, 689 received undergraduate degrees and 104 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 49 $31,600
Criminal Justice & Corrections 45 $28,400
General Psychology 35 $24,600
Teacher Education Grade Specific 33 $32,000
Computer Information Systems 28 $42,600
Accounting 25 $37,800
General Biology 24 NA
Liberal Arts General Studies 23 NA
Computer Science 22 NA
Health & Physical Education 19 $31,100

Learn more about the majors offered at Cameron University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Cameron University

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 2,541 students took at least one online class at Cameron University. This is an increase from the 1,760 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 2,541 676
2016-2017 1,760 371
2015-2016 2,399 606
2014-2015 2,394 561
2013-2014 2,240 505

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