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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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Oklahoma State University (Stillwater, OK)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 22%
Applicants who took ACT: 92%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 20%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 3%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 24%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 28%
SAT I Math score 700+: 6%
SAT I Math score 600+: 33%
ACT score 24-29: 46%
ACT score 30-36: 14%
ACT score 24+: 59%
Students applied: 12,501
Students admitted: 9,392
Admission rate: 75%
Students per faculty: 20
4-year graduation rate: 34%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 21,046
Full-time enrolled men: 9,408
Full-time enrolled women: 8,928
Part-time enrolled men: 1,375
Part-time enrolled women: 1,335
Freshmen retained: 81%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $4,943
Fees (in state): $3,378
Tuition (out of state): $19,065
Fees (out of state): $3,378
Room and board: $8,443
Est. book expense: $1,260
Total cost (in state): $18,024
Total cost (out of state): $32,146
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$11,108
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$12,415
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$25,230
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$26,537
Average debt at graduation: $24,095

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 75%
Average need-based aid: $6,916
Average non-need-based aid: $5,609

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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