Northwestern Oklahoma State University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Alva, OK

$6,810

Avg in-state tuition

$13,928

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Northwestern Oklahoma State University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is a small public university located on a rural campus in Alva, Oklahoma. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,833, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 70%. The university offers 36 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 26%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,810, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $13,928.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

70% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Required

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Not required or recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 830-1090

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-22

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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2k

Students Enrolled

67%

Online Student Enrollment

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
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.

Demographics

White

62%

Hispanic

12%

Unknown

9%

American Indian/Alaska Native

8%

Black

6%

Two or more races

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

60%

Socio-economic diversity

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

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

17

Total Online Enrollment

1,235

Student Location Breakout

67% 33%

Percent of Programs Online

66% On-campus

34% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates 100% online

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 11% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 70% online

Doctorate 100% online

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $6,810 $13,928
Graduate $4,928 $9,932

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time, degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $1,600
On-campus room and board $5,200
On-campus other expenses $4,200
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $5,200
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $4,200
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $3,900

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $17,810 $24,928
Off-campus without family $17,810 $24,928
Off-campus with family $12,310 $19,428

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

53%

State Grant Aid

26%

Institution Grant Aid

87%

Pell Grant

53%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,804
State Grant Aid $4,250
Institution Grant Aid $4,747
Pell Grant Aid $4,494

Financial Outlook

$35k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$17k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS 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.