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

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Wichita, Kansas Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,298

Avg in-state tuition

$17,480

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Wichita State University

Wichita State University is a large public university located on an urban campus in Wichita, Kansas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 15,342, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 92%. The university offers 87 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 19:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,298, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $17,480.

Admissions Breakdown

This school accepts applicants at a higher rate than other schools.

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Acceptance Rate Insight

92% 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 (High Acceptance Rate) 92%

Retention Rate 69%

Graduation Rate 50%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1270

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-27

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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55%

Female Student Population

19:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

15k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

57%

Hispanic

12%

Non-U.S. Citizen

11%

Black

6%

Asian

6%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

36% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

37%

State Grant Aid

15%

Institution Grant Aid

69%

Pell Grant

36%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,461
State Grant Aid $1,244
Institution Grant Aid $4,490
Pell Grant Aid $4,212
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

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.