Oklahoma Panhandle State University

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Goodwell, OK

This school is more affordable than other public schools for out-of-state students.

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

Learn more about how we determine school awards

$7,384

Avg in-state tuition

$8,128

Avg out-of-state tuition

BestColleges.com is an advertising-supported site. Featured or trusted partner programs and all school search, finder, or match results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other editorially-independent information published on this site.

Ready to Take the Next Step?

Discover programs by subject area to find the best college for your future.

Search All Programs

About Oklahoma Panhandle 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.

Oklahoma Panhandle State University is a small public university located on a rural campus in Goodwell, Oklahoma. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,337, and admissions are selective. The university offers 25 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 27%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,384, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $8,128.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

Information not available

Retention Rate Insight

44% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

27% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores --

High school rank --

High school GPA --

Completion of college prep program --

High school transcript --

Letter of recommendation --

Open admission Yes

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) --

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

Learn more about how we determine school awards

1k

Students enrolled

92%

Online student enrollment

18:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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

Demographics

White

51%

Hispanic

26%

Black

10%

American Indian/Alaska Native

7%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Two or more races

2%

Unknown

1%

Asian

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

55%

Socio-economic diversity

60% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Recommended for You

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

1

Total Online Enrollment

1,226

Student Location Breakout

92% 8%

Percent of Programs Online

94% On-campus

6% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates X Bold Not offered

Associate X Bold Not offered

Bachelor's Check Bold 8% online

Graduate Certificate X Bold Not offered

Master's X Bold Not offered

Doctorate X Bold Not offered

Financial Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

Learn more about how we determine school awards

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

74%

State Grant Aid

17%

Institution Grant Aid

81%

Pell Grant

60%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,745
State Grant Aid $3,566
Institution Grant Aid $2,798
Pell Grant Aid $4,651

Financial Outlook

$15k

Average student debt after graduation

$34k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

Resource

Financial Aid Overview

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Explore Rankings

Explore More Resources

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