2021 Top Oklahoma Women's D1 Basketball Schools
Student athletes have lots of options to chooose from today when trying to decide which college to attend. At College Factual, we're committed to helping you make that decision by providing information such as that found in our Best Colleges for Division I Women's Basketball in Oklahoma ranking.
After analyzing 4 schools in Oklahoma, we came up with our list of those that offered the best educational experiences for D1 Women's Basketball athletes in Oklahoma. To come up with this ranking, we look at a number of factors that are all objective measurements. These factors include the school's overall quality as determined by our Best Colleges ranking and the athletic competitiveness of the school. Thus, in order to rank well, the school must offer a quality education in addition to having a great sports team.
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Top Colleges in Oklahoma for D1 Women's Basketball athletes in Oklahoma
See which schools came out on top of our ranking:
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus tops this year’s ranking as the best school for D1 Women’s Basketball athletes in Oklahoma. Located in Norman, Oklahoma, the large public school awarded 4,805 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.
On the financial side of things, the D1 Women’s Basketball team at University of Oklahoma made $2,854,726 in revenue.
The school has an excellent freshman retention rate of 92%, which means students like the school well enough to return for a second year. University of Oklahoma did well in our overall quality rankings, too. It placed #2 on our overall quality list.Request Information
Out of the 4 schools in Oklahoma that were part of this year’s ranking, University of Tulsa landed the #2 spot on the list. Tulsa, Oklahoma is the setting for this small institution of higher learning. The private not-for-profit school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 820 students in 2018-2019.
The D1 Women’s Basketball team at University of Tulsa brought home $2,515,857 in revenue in a single year. The team has a great academic progress rate of 983, signifying that team members care about their grades.
With a freshman retention rate of 88%, the school does an excellent job of retaining its students. University of Tulsa also made our overall quality list, coming in at #1.Request Information
A rank of #3 on our list means Oklahoma State University - Main Campus is a great place for D1 Women’s Basketball athletes in Oklahoma working on their bachelor’s degree. OSU is a public institution located in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The school has a large population, and it awarded 4,899 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
Speaking financially, the D1 Women’s Basketball team at OSU took home $537,099 in revenue.
OSU not only placed well in this ranking, but it is also #4 on our overall quality list.Request Information
Out of the 4 schools in Oklahoma that were part of this year’s ranking, Oral Roberts University landed the #4 spot on the list. Located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the small private not-for-profit school awarded 596 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.
ORU brought in $1,546,477 while tallying up $1,518,547 in expenses for its D1 Women’s Basketball team. So, the team made money for the school, bringing in $27,930 in profit. The team has a great academic progress rate of 986, signifying that team members care about their grades.
ORU also took the #5 spot in our overall quality rankings.Request Information
Notes and References
*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 4 schools only.
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of our data about colleges.
- Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
- The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
- Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.
More about our data sources and methodologies.