The majority of alumni accept jobs in religious service. The average salary for a grad from ORU is about $60K.
After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $62K per year compared to females' around $50K.
Tulsa is a popular place for ORU students to settle after graduation, and approximately half of grads find steadfast employment in the city.
A Bachelor's Degree leads to the highest pay for ORU grads ($75K on average per year).
Competency in Construction Estimating translates into above-average pay for former Golden Eagles — they earn 8 percent more than their fellow graduates. Proficiency in Project Management is common among ORU alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, around one in five former students report doing so. Demonstrated ability in Microsoft Office, Contractor Management, and Construction Estimating rank among leading skills as well.
Benefits and Perks
More than half of grads can rely on paid vacation days, but just one in three grads have the luxury of paid sick time. A large number of alums have medical plans, and just over half of the respondents have dental insurance. To plan for old age, most survey participants maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Additional perks enjoyed by Oral Roberts University grads include a casual working environment, flexible hours, a company-subsidized cell phone, and free drinks.
Lynchburg College grads report the most similar salaries to ORU alums, earning $60K on average. The University of Evansville, the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, and Spring Hill College are also similar to ORU.