Oakland University

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Oakland University is a general institution of higher education with a mission to adopted by the Oakland University Board of Trustees on July 21, 1982, and amended by the Board of Trustees on March 28, 2012. It emphasizes four essential ingredients for the direction of the university: excellent and relevant instruction; high-quality basic and applied research and scholarship; responsive and effective public and community service; and a comprehensive schedule of student development activities.
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.


 Programs Offered

College of Arts and Sciences

Art and Art History

Biological Sciences


Communication and Journalism




Mathematics and Statistics

Modern Languages and Literatures

Music, Theatre and Dance



Political Science


Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work and Criminal Justice

Writing and Rhetoric



English as a Second Language

Center for Applied Research in Musical Understanding

Center for Biomedical Research

Meadow Brook Writing Project

Interdisciplinary Programs

Biochemistry Program (offered by Biological Sciences and Chemistry)

Cinema Studies

Engineering Biology

Environmental Science Program

International Studies Program

Liberal Studies (BA)

Liberal Studies (MA)

Religious Studies

Women and Gender Studies

Undergraduate and graduate programs center on integrating theory, leading-edge research and real-world experience to give them a true understanding of how business works, preparing you for immediate success.


Accounting and Finance

Decision and Information Sciences


Management and Marketing

Master of Accounting

Master of Business Administration

Master of Science in Information Technology Management

Executive MBA


Applied Technology in Business

Center for Integrated Business Research and Education


Educational Resources Laboratory

Human Development and Child Studies

Organizational Leadership

Reading and Language Arts

Teacher Development and Educational Studies


Website http://www.oakland.edu