|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||16:1|
|Dormitory capacity||886 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Northwestern Oklahoma State University is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,067 applications and only 467 students were granted admission. Northwestern Oklahoma State University is at the #42 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 95% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 5% submitted SAT scores.
|ACT||18 to 23|
Northwestern Oklahoma State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $12,585 and in-state students paid $5,737.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Northwestern Oklahoma State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 32% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,236 (which is 4.4% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Northwestern Oklahoma State University in 2016-2017, was 149, which is 42% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,430 (which is 16.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Northwestern Oklahoma State University has enrolled a total of 2,218 students (1,488 students full-time and 730 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,218 students, 281 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and 1,999 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 219 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 381 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Non-resident alien: 7%
Black/African American: 6%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Northwestern Oklahoma State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||19%||226||72|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||7%||88||0|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||4%||50|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences||4%||48|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||3%||40|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||3%||34|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||3%||30|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||22|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Northwestern Oklahoma State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Northwestern Oklahoma State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,000. Last year, out of the total 748 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 658 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 864 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 743 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|