FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- Students start and finish a degree on a single campus utilizing the best resources TCC and OSU-Tulsa offer including student services.
- Through TCC, students have access to affordable tuition for the first two years as well as Tulsa Achieves for eligible students to complete an associate degree.
- Through OSU-Tulsa, students have access to an urban, comprehensive research university to complete their bachelor’s degree.
- National data shows the cohort experience improves student success through a better student experience.
- One cohort schedule will offer daytime classes for full-time students and the second cohort schedule will offer evening classes for part time students.
Applications are open now for Fall 2022. Students must be admitted to TCC before submitting an application to College Park. Admitted TCC students can apply here. Applications will remain open until April 29, 2022
Students with questions about the TCC admission process should contact the TCC Office of Admissions at 918-595-8000
College Park students will earn an associate degree from TCC before transferring to OSU-Tulsa to earn a bachelor’s degree from OSU in their chosen field.
Students will keep the credits they have completed should they need to leave the cohort. College Park will work with students to help them continue their path forward.
Business and Psychology are the current program focus areas. Additional academic programs will be added in the future.
All courses for the College Park program will be located on the OSU-Tulsa campus.
College Park is designed for students to complete an associate degree and a bachelor’s degree in the most cost-effective and efficient way in Tulsa. By starting and finishing a degree on a single campus, students are able to utilize the best resources TCC and OSU-Tulsa offer, including planned student success experiences.
There are no additional testing requirements to apply for College Park. However, in order to begin classes, students must be proficient in the areas of reading, writing, and math. Proficiency can be determined by high school transcripts, ACT/SAT or GED scores, or any other applicable placement methods.
Students unsure of their course placement should consult with TCC Academic Advising. The deadline to submit proof of proficiency for College Park courses beginning Fall 2022 is May 6, 2022.
Selection will be based on several factors including: academic standing, college readiness, ability to participate in the course schedule, and commitment to the program based on written application question responses.
TCC and OSU-Tulsa are committed to increasing access to higher education in Tulsa and achieving equity in outcomes. Applicants demonstrating financial need, first-generation to college, and underserved student populations are highly encouraged to apply.
TCC encourages students to apply for any financial aid for which they are eligible; however, the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is not required to participate in College Park. Keep in mind, completing the FAFSA ensures you can take advantage of federal financial aid and is usually required when you apply for additional scholarships. If filling out the FAFSA, students should enter code 009763 for Tulsa Community College to receive their information.
We recommend looking at other scholarship opportunities, including the My Dream/Mi Sueño Scholarship, which is privately funded and available to a graduating high school senior in Tulsa or Rogers County meeting eligibility requirements. It is awarded annually for up to three years or 63-credit hours, whichever comes first.
Applicants will receive an update on their admission status in Mid-May 2022. All communication regarding the application will go to the applicant’s TCC email account. Students should be sure to monitor this account closely, so there is no delay in reviewing their application.
OSU-Tulsa is currently not scheduling in-person tours. You are welcome to check out the OSU-Tulsa campus virtually.
Students wishing to visit and take an in-person tour of the campus before applying for the program may contact the College Park Specialist, Zack Grant, to schedule a meeting. Zack may be contacted at email@example.com or 918-595-7014
Newly admitted College Park students will also have a chance to meet their peers and tour the campus during the College Park orientation scheduled for the 2nd week of July. The exact day and time are TBD.