Bacone College

Muskogee, OK 74403
Write a Review

Bacone College is one of the fourteen private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Oklahoma. The campus is located in Muskogee town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 934 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 336 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 144 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 43%). Every year 14% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Bacone College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $15,000, and fees were $2,700. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $15,000 and $2,700 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students934
Student to Faculty Ratio21:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
American Baptist
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate43%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 1

Compare Schools

Nursing schools located within 136 miles radius of Bacone College

Oral Roberts University
39 miles away
University of Tulsa
43 miles away
Oklahoma Wesleyan University
74 miles away
Oklahoma Baptist University
94 miles away
St. Gregory's University
95 miles away
Oklahoma Christian University
120 miles away
Oklahoma City University
125 miles away
Southern Nazarene University
130 miles away
College of the Ozarks
130 miles away
Southwestern College
136 miles away
No suggested school


Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1965 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
06/01/1977 - 06/30/2012
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
02/01/2002 - 06/30/2015
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
06/11/2015 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT805 to 978
ACT15 to 18
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$682/credit
In State Students$682/credit
Out of State Students$682/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $30,690 $30,690 $30,690
ADN 70 $47,740 $47,740 $47,740
BSN 125 $85,250 $85,250 $85,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 95% of Bacone College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 76% $4,493
Other Federal Grant 27% $153
State Grant & Scholarships 42% $1,625
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 84% $7,858
Federal Student Loans 76% $6,271
Private Loans 4% $5,741


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$25,216
$30,001 to $48,000$27,551
$48,001 to $75,000$27,761
$75,001 to $110,000$30,200
Over $110,000$31,200

Calculate your net price

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Relevant scholarships

No relevant scholarships found

Reviews (0)

If you are a current or former student of this school, please help out prospective students by sharing your experience with the school. We also welcome faculty members and staff members to leave a review and answer students questions.

Overall Rating
Value for Money
You can leave a review using your real name or an alias.
If you want us to contact you when your review receives a comment, leave an email address here. Your email will not be published.
Enter the name of the degree program you are attended at this school.
Minimum 100 characters. Tell others about your experience. What did you like about this school?

Your review will be reviewed and published if approved. Review guideline.

Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Oklahoma state board of nursing.
Bacone College
2299 Old Bacone Rd
Muskogee, OK 74403

Find nursing programs near you