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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Oakland University in Macomb County

Oakland University strives to be widely recognized as Macomb County’s premiere university for baccalaureate and graduate programs. With the establishment of its presence in Macomb County more than two decades ago, Oakland University is committed to expanding access to higher education in Macomb County. Home to three conveniently located OU educational sites in Mount Clemens and Clinton Township, Oakland University offers Macomb County residents a variety of educational options and greater flexibility in completing instruction for their bachelor’s or master’s degree.

Each semester, Oakland University offers a wide variety of courses across its Macomb County locations, in both day and evening formats, that lead to fulfillment of general education and major requirements, as well as a number of full undergraduate and graduate degree programs. By offering these enrollment options, Oakland University serves students in Macomb County by:

  • Providing a gateway to OU’s main campus in Rochester, since students can complete select course requirements, close to home and work, for several OU bachelor degrees.
  • Facilitating degree completion for transfer students coming from a community college or another university and wishing to complete requirements for an OU bachelor’s degree in Macomb County or at OU’s main campus in Rochester.
  • Serving working adult students who have earned some college credits and wish to return for degree completion of their OU undergraduate or graduate degree in Macomb County or at OU’s main campus in Rochester.

Macomb County Educational Sites


Undergraduate degree programs

  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication
  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Integrative Studies
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
  • Bachelor of Science in General Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Development
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Marketing
  • Bachelor of Social Work

Graduate degree programs

  • Education Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership
  • Master of Arts in Counseling
  • Master of Arts in Communication
  • Master of Arts in Teaching, Reading and Language Arts
  • Master of Arts in Teaching with Elementary Certification (K-8)
  • Master of Education in Early Childhood Education with Early Childhood Endorsement
  • Master of Education in Special Education with Autism Spectrum Disorder Endorsement
  • Master of Public Administration (choose general, court administration or criminal justice leadership concentration)

Certificate and endorsement programs

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Endorsement
  • Career Development Facilitator Training
  • Early Childhood Education Endorsement
  • School Counseling, Advanced Specialization

Academic Advising in Macomb County

Academic Advising is available by appointment; students should contact OU’s Macomb County office for further information.