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Cameron University Data & Information Overview

37 awards Ranking Badges
Great Price Value for Your Money
11% Student Loan Default Rate
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How Well Is Cameron University Ranked?

#2,161 Best Colleges in Nation
#32 Best Colleges in OK
Business Administration & Management Highest Ranked Major

2023 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Cameron University was awarded 37 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is business administration and management.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Cameron University as #2,161 out of 2,241 colleges and universities in the country on its 2023 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Cameron University held the #2,333 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Out of the 32 colleges in Oklahoma, Cameron University is ranked at #32.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Cameron University?

Open Admissions Policy

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into Cameron University, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

Learn more about Cameron University admissions.

Cameron University Faculty

18 to 1 Student to Faculty
59% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1, Cameron University is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Cameron University is 59%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  59 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Cameron University

67% Freshmen Retention
14% On-Time Graduation Rate

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 67%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  67 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at Cameron University is 14%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  14 out of 100

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Cameron University Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,304 Full-Time Undergraduates
46.6% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
63.3% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,459 undergraduates at Cameron University with 2,304 being full-time and 1,155 being part-time.

How Much Does Cameron University Cost?

$8,421 Net Price
38% Take Out Loans
$21,632 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of Cameron University is $8,421. 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 +
$7,103 $5,854 $11,000 $13,636 $14,284

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 38% of students took out student loans averaging $5,408 a year. That adds up to $21,632 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Cameron University is 11.2%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Cameron University Graduates Make?

$36,869 Avg Salary of Grads
High Earnings Boost
Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Cameron University make around $36,869 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 13% less that the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Cameron University make the most money.

Location of Cameron University

Oklahoma State
2,304 Full-Time Undergraduates
Small City Campus Setting
Located in Lawton, Oklahoma, Cameron University is a public institution. The city atmosphere of Lawton makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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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

35 Majors With Completions
630 Undergraduate Degrees
86 Graduate Degrees
During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 35 majors graduated from Cameron University. Of these students, 630 received undergraduate degrees and 86 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
General Psychology 52 $22,918
Business Administration & Management 47 $28,335
Teacher Education Grade Specific 43 $35,221
Health & Physical Education 40 $34,064
General Biology 28 $34,701
Criminal Justice & Corrections 28 $26,629
Computer Information Systems 18 NA
General Agriculture 18 NA
Accounting 16 NA
Computer Science 15 NA

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

Online Learning at Cameron University

80% Take At Least One Class Online
24% Take All Classes Online

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 2019-2020, 3,020 students took at least one online class at Cameron University. This is an increase from the 2,023 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 3,020 911
2018-2019 2,023 515
2017-2018 2,541 676
2016-2017 1,760 371
2015-2016 2,399 606

Learn more about online learning at Cameron University.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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