Cameron University
Lawton, OK 73505-6377


Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 4,846
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 684 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Cameron University has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

Undergrad students
Graduate students

Tuition & Fees

Cameron University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $13,500 and in-state students paid $4,260.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $12,440
In State Tuition
National Average = $6,695
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $17,196
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 87% of Cameron University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 48% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,830 (which is 9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Cameron University in 2016-2017, was 255, which is 37% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,212 (which is 1.7% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,432
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,302
Financial aid
National Average = 85%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Cameron University has enrolled a total of 4,846 students (3,186 students full-time and 1,660 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,846 students, 386 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and 4,444 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 402 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 606 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 52%

Black/African American: 13%

Hispanic: 12%

Two or more races: 9%

Non-resident alien: 5%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%

Asian: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Cameron University.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 22% 611 161
Education 15% 418
Psychology 9% 248
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 8% 222 62
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 7% 199
Health Professions And Related Programs 5% 141
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 2% 68
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 62 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 2% 58
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 2% 58

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Cameron University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Cameron University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,700. Last year, out of the total 1,579 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,326 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,016 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,633 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,700 $33,500
Employment Rate 84% 81%
Total Graduates 1,579 2,016

Campus Location

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