Wichita State University

Overview

Student Population
15,778
Wichita State University overview
Location Wichita, Kansas
Online wichita.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Wichita State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Wichita, Kansas, Wichita State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,799 prospective students applied, and 5,596 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,714 enrolled in the school.  10,055 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 5,723 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $6,708 plus fees of $1,562. WSU is ranked 802 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Challenging 
Wichita State University overview
SAT 1050/1290
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.47
Applications Accepted
96.5% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Kansas Resident Tuition
$6,708
In State Costs for Wichita State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$1,562
Room and Board $11,252
Budget for Other Expenses$3,270
Total One Year Cost$24,042
Out of State Tuition
$15,890
Out of State Costs for Wichita State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$1,562
Room and Board $11,252
Budget for Other Expenses$3,270
Total One Year Cost$33,224

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
43% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Wichita State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 22%
Health Professions 14%
Education 11%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 9%
Engineering 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=156125 IPEDS survey data for Wichita State University.