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Petroleum Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Norman, OK, United States
The Petroleum Engineering undergraduate program from University of Oklahoma  is designed to allow students to graduate after successfully completing 127 credit-hours in a standard four-year plan.  All applications are thoroughly read by an admissions counselor and are evaluated holistically regardless of application type. 
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Overview

B.S. in Petroleum Engineering

The Petroleum Engineering undergraduate program from University of Oklahoma  also ensures that students are able to successfully use and build upon engineering and scientific principles as they progress through the curriculum. The Petroleum Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

NOTE: Admission to the Petroleum Engineering Professional Program is REQUIRED prior to enrollment in any upper-level petroleum engineering courses. Information about admission requirements and application procedures may be obtained from the Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy Student Services Office.Incoming freshman can apply one of three ways to the University of Oklahoma, either through the OU Application, the Common Application, or the Coalition Application.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    127 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Technical Communications
  • Reservoir Rock Properties
  • Rock Properties Lab
  • Statics and Dynamics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Submit either the OU Application, Common Application, or Coalition Application. This includes a $40, non-refundable application fee for domestic applicants.
  • Official high school transcript that reflects at least six semesters of work completed and includes your GPA computed on an unweighted 4.0 scale and your class rank
  • Official test scores to us through ACT and/or The College Board. Your test scores may also be included on your official high school transcript
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official copies of any AP or CLEP test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    27727 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27727 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12346 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Norman

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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