Northeastern State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Tahlequah, Oklahoma Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$6,915

Avg in-state tuition

$15,315

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Northeastern State University

Northeastern State University is a medium-sized public university located on a rural campus in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,517, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 100%. The university offers 60 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 33%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,915, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $15,315.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

100% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 100%

Retention Rate 60%

Graduation Rate 33%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 896-1100

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-24

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

64%

Female Student Population

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

8k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

49%

American Indian/Alaska Native

18%

Two or more races

17%

Hispanic

6%

Black

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

53% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

53%

State Grant Aid

33%

Institution Grant Aid

50%

Pell Grant

53%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,895
State Grant Aid $4,211
Institution Grant Aid $4,516
Pell Grant Aid $4,436

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships