PayScale's College Salary Report has data for several colleges and universities in Oklahoma, including some of the most famous schools the Sooner State, like University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma State University and Southwestern Oklahoma State University. Sports are a big deal in the state. Oklahoma State University and University of Oklahoma are both Big 12 schools with rabid fan bases, sports is a top industry in Oklahoma.
The University of Oklahoma, known for both football and its health science center, is the largest school on the list, with a student body of 23,000. Oklahoma Baptist University is the smallest, with 2,000 students.
Oklahoma colleges are the homes of many professional athletes. University of Oklahoma alumni include Blake Griffin, WWE star Jack Swagger (and Hollywood star Ed Harris.) Oklahoma State is the alma mater of Randy Couture (UFC Heavyweight champion), Tony Allen, Dan Bailey and Scott Baker.