Are you looking to pursue a degree in ministry or education? Are concerns about college debt and paying off student loans holding you back from the career path you want to pursue?
You are not alone.
Oklahoma Wesleyan University wants to partner with you.
We want to make it possible for you to attend a nationally-ranked, private liberal arts college and receive a quality, Christian education. We want you to
All Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s incoming students majoring in Ministry or Education have the chance to be a part of PURSUE, currently the only program of it’s kind in the state of Oklahoma. Pursue is a loan repayment assistance program. It allows us to reward our students’ hard work and enable them to pursue their calling.
“OKWU is passionate about giving every student the opportunity to pursue the truth of Christ and truth of Scripture and our PURSUE program allows them to do so without undue concern about repayment of student loans.”
– University President, Dr. Everett Piper
Here is how PURSUE works
PURSUE is based off of a Yale Law school’s program founded in 1989. This program helps ease the fear of debt and allows students to pursue their passions.
PURSUE will be available to incoming students majoring in ministry or education. It covers:
- Federal student loans
- Private alternative student loans
- Parent PLUS loans
In order to receive assistance, students must graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in ministry or education from Oklahoma Wesleyan University, and must be employed in the United States for a minimum of thirty hours a week. The graduate’s income will determine the level of assistance.
Have more questions? Check out our PURSUE FAQs