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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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Oklahoma State University (Stillwater, OK)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 24%
Applicants who took ACT: 91%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 23%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 4%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 27%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 29%
SAT I Math score 700+: 6%
SAT I Math score 600+: 35%
ACT score 24-29: 49%
ACT score 30-36: 15%
ACT score 24+: 63%
Students applied: 12,259
Students admitted: 9,188
Admission rate: 75%
Students per faculty: 20
4-year graduation rate: 35%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 20,821
Full-time enrolled men: 9,208
Full-time enrolled women: 8,948
Part-time enrolled men: 1,410
Part-time enrolled women: 1,255
Freshmen retained: 81%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $4,620
Fees (in state): $3,158
Tuition (out of state): $17,820
Fees (out of state): $3,158
Room and board: $8,190
Est. book expense: $1,030
Total cost (in state): $16,998
Total cost (out of state): $30,198
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$10,383
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$11,445
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$23,583
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$24,645
Average debt at graduation: $22,591

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 76%
Average need-based aid: $6,615
Average non-need-based aid: $5,553

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. (© 2015 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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