Parents know that quality education is vital to their student's future. We hope you and your child will make plans now to attend the OSSM Sophomore Preview Day on Saturday, November 12, 2016, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Learn how the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics can help students jump start their college academic profile. Learn about our academic program and tour the campus - academic and residential facilities. Visit with current Juniors, Seniors and their parents. Get pointers on applying to OSSM this school year.
Please register to attend this event. In the meantime, if you have questions, please contact us by emailing [email protected] or calling (405) 521-6436.
- Is OSSM a private school?
No, the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics is a two-year public residential high school created and funded by the Oklahoma legislature. The school is open to all students across the state who wish to apply during their sophomore year. OSSM is categorized as a state agency. See the Admissions webpage for details and application deadlines.
- What is the tuition to attend OSSM?
There is no tuition for an Oklahoma resident student to attend the school. Room and board are provided by the state. Students may wish to have "pocket money" available for incidentals like school supplies, snack bar items or a weekend trip to a local restaurant, movie theatre, bookstore or mall.
- Who can attend OSSM?
OSSM is open to all Oklahoma students who are entering their junior year of high school. Applications are due in March of the sophomore year. OSSM now accepts nonresident and international students for paying tuition.
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How have OSSM graduates helped Oklahoma's economy?
Of the 1,400+ OSSM graduates since 1992, more than half who have completed a degree and have entered the workforce are working in Oklahoma. Ten of those have started their own businesses in our state. An independent report credits OSSM with a $40 million economic impact in Oklahoma.