Saint Gregorys University

Overview of Saint Gregorys University

Saint Gregorys University is in Shawnee, OK. Shawnee is a rural site not far from an urban area. The school is classified as a Roman Catholic college. Saint Gregorys University is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Master's degree.

Areas of Study

Saint Gregorys University offers many areas of study. Fields of study in vogue at the school include business and management, liberal arts.

Saint Gregorys University Selectivity

Not all applicants to Saint Gregorys University are accepted. The top quarter of students at the school scored at least 530 on the verbal SAT test. Students' math SAT scores were most often in the range 330 to 430 in 2007-2008.


The most successful professors at Saint Gregorys University are given tenure, encouraging them to stay with the school for a long time.

Student Body

Approximately 799 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at Saint Gregorys University are in their forties, or even older.

Student Life

Part-time study is common at the school. Saint Gregorys University offers a real campus feel. The school makes housing available to a large share of its students. Students at Saint Gregorys University can take advantage of the school's meal plans. Students participate in Sooner Athletic Conference, Sooner Athletic Conference athletics. Athletic scholarships or financial aid help Saint Gregorys University attract student athletes.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"St. Gregory's University promotes the education of the whole person in the context of a Christian community in which students are encouraged to develop a love of learning and to live lives of balance, generosity, and integrity."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Saint Gregorys University

Saint Gregorys University
1900 W MacArthur
Shawnee , OK 74804
General Phone: (405) 878-5100

Saint Gregorys University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management108business, business management, accounting and related services, MIS, marketing
Liberal Arts42liberal arts and sciences, humanities, social services, sociology, history
Family and Social Work16family and consumer science
Religion and Philosophy13theology
Science6biology, biological and biomedical sciences
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy5health and physical education, sports and fitness management
Therapy and Counseling3psychology
Art Studies2visual and performing arts
Security and Law Enforcement2criminal justice and safety
Education and Teaching1English teaching, social studies teaching
Media1communication studies
Medicine0health professions
Conservation and Resource Management0natural resources courses
Mathematics0mathematics, mathematics and computer science
Drama and Performing Arts0dance, theatre design

Number of programs and degrees for Saint Gregorys University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree15926
Associate's degree409

Saint Gregorys University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Saint Gregorys University had a total enrollment of 799 students (672 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 42%
Women 58%
Full-Time 84%
Part-Time 16%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 92%
Graduate 8%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 51%
Black 7%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 0%
American Indian 8%
Unknown 22%
(Foreign Students) 6%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 15%
20-21 14%
22-24 12%
25-29 13%
30-34 12%
35-39 11%
40-49 17%
50-64 5%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

(International Students)4%
North Dakota1%

Saint Gregorys University Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 61 %
Part-Time 74 %

Saint Gregorys University Room and Board (2007)

Saint Gregorys University offers campus housing for 416 of its 672 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Shawnee, Oklahoma for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Oklahoma Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Saint Gregorys University Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal430530
SAT Math330430
SAT Writing420520
ACT Verbal1622
ACT Math1622
ACT Composite1722

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT28%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT84%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required

Saint Gregorys University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 15,560
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 15,560
Room and board $ 6,288
Room charge $ 3,400
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,888
Books and supplies $ 900
Other expenses $ 4,914

Financial Aid:
Saint Gregorys University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 318300)

Saint Gregorys University Faculty

Saint Gregorys University has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track107

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year0*1*
Associate professorcalendar year2*4$39,000
Assistant professorcalendar year7$35,0003$21,667
Instructorcalendar year3$31,6673$33,000
All faculty totalcalendar year12$34,83311$32,182

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Saint Gregorys University Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Basketball Sooner Athletic Conference
Baseball Sooner Athletic Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports414384

Saint Gregorys University Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Business And Management
Accounting and Related Services, Other
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Conservation And Resource Management
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other

Drama And Performing Arts
Dance, General
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Education And Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education

Family And Social Work
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General

Liberal Arts
History, General
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Social Sciences, General

Mathematics and Computer Science
Mathematics, General

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Health and Physical Education, General
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Religion And Philosophy
Theology/Theological Studies

Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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What Sets Saint Gregorys University Apart:

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checked Roman Catholic affiliation
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (air force)
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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