The University Center of Southern Oklahoma serves many beginning freshmen as well as graduate students. The student population is comprised of nontraditional students, working adults, students who transfer to another college or university after completion of general education courses, concurrent high school seniors, or place-bound individuals in south central Oklahoma.
The affiliated college and university partners offer almost 300 courses during fall and spring semesters and 100 courses during the summer. These courses are attended by about 1,300 students per semester. UC accommodates over 25,000 course credit hours per year. Enrollment at UC has increased by almost 25 percent since 2000.