Bacone College, founded in 1880, is Oklahoma’s oldest operating institution of higher learning. Bacone has been serving Native American students for 140 years, and its tribal partners in education are the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, Osage Nation of Oklahoma, Otoe-Missouria Tribe of Oklahoma and the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma.

With a 13:1 student-professor ratio, 49 percent Native American staff and a 65 percent Native American student population which represents more than 40 tribes/nations, Bacone College offers a college experience like no other.

Undergraduate study opportunities include:  Accounting, The Bacone School of Indian Art, American Indian Studies,  American Indian Ministry, Business Administration, Christian Ministry, Sports Management, Christian Counseling, Elementary Education, Exercise Science, Family Studies: social work, education, Liberal Arts: English, communications, history, interdisciplinary studies, Radiography, and The Renard Strickland School of Tribal Law & Criminal Justice.

Browse our 2019-2020 Course Description Catalog for more information.