Muskogee Higher Education – 45 Minute Commute

Muskogee, Oklahoma | Education & Training                           
Muskogee is home to 3 public institutions of higher education: four-year Northeastern State University, two-year Connors State College, Indian Capital Technology Center and the private four-year Bacone College, the oldest college of continuous education in the State of Oklahoma.

There are 18 additional colleges and universities and another 12 technology centers within a 45 minute commute time, providing a continuous pipeline of educated and skilled workers from which to draw from.

Colleges and Universities | 45 min commute                             
Tulsa 17,160
Northeastern State University Tahlequah 8,251
University of Tulsa Tulsa 4,671
Rogers State University Claremore 4,081
Oral Roberts University Tulsa 3,611
Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology Okmulgee 2,617
Connors State College Warner 2,303
Northeastern State University (branch) Broken Arrow 1,493
Tulsa Welding School Tulsa 1,055
Connors State College (branch) Muskogee 919
Bacone College Muskogee 839
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences Tulsa 787
Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology Tulsa 759
Community Care College Tulsa 633
Brown Mackie College (branch)
ITT Technical Institute (branch)
Career Point College Tulsa 384
Clary Sage College Tulsa 354
Northeastern State University (branch) Muskogee 289
College of the Muskogee Nation Okmulgee 202
Platt College (branch)
Vatterott College (branch) Tulsa 183
Oklahoma Technical College Tulsa 168
National American University (branch)
Phillips Theological Seminary Tulsa 97
American Institute of Medical Technology Tulsa 88
Virginia College (branch) Tulsa 20
University of Phoenix (branch) Tulsa N/A
University of Oklahoma (branch) Tulsa N/A
Carl Albert State College (branch) Sallisaw N/A
Langston University (branch) Tulsa N/A
Technology Centers | 45 min commute
Name City 2015
Indian Capital Technology Center Muskogee 836
Tulsa Technology Center (branch) Broken Arrow 653
Tulsa Technology Center (branch) Tulsa 649
Tulsa Technology Center (branch) Tulsa 626
Northeast Technology Center (branch) Pryor 522
Indian Capital Technology Center (branch) Tahlequah 408
Tulsa Technology Center (branch) Tulsa 375
Indian Capital Technology Center (branch) Sallisaw 293
Green Country Technology Center Okmulgee 288
Kiamichi Technology Center (branch) Stigler 21
Top 10 Program Completions
Completions (2014)
Health professions & related programs
 Sciences 1,678
Business, management, marketing, & related support services
 Precision production 1,332
 Engineering technologies & engineering – related fields 1,323
 Mechanic & repair technologies/technicians 1,023
 Education 868
Personal & culinary services
 Computer & information sciences & support services 545
 Visual & performing arts 430

Source: Muskogee City-County Port Authority, Source: JobsEQ® Data as of the 2013-2014 academic year, related occupation data as of 2016Q1, and the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics.