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Northwestern Oklahoma State University
  • 4 Year
  • ALVA, OK

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade C
  12. Safety
    grade A

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Northwestern Oklahoma State is a public university located in Alva, Oklahoma. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,376 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Northwestern Oklahoma State acceptance rate is 63%. Popular majors include Business, Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies, and Nursing. Graduating 31% of students, Northwestern Oklahoma State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $32,500.

About

709 OKLAHOMA BLVD
ALVA, OK 73717
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About Northwestern Oklahoma State...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Great American Conference

Northwestern Oklahoma State University Rankings

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Northwestern Oklahoma State Admissions

Acceptance Rate
63%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
920-1120
ACT Range
17-22
Application Fee
$15
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$9,660 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,711 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
81%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 16 responses
60%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 15 responses
73%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 15 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
13
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
10
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
3
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    39%
  • On Campus
    41%
  • Online
    20%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,376 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
391
Undergrads Over 25
14%
Pell Grant
51%
Varsity Athletes
38%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Young adults
    88%
  • Adult
    13%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
53%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 15 responses
Poll
39%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 18 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 10 responses
  • Small but mighty
    40%
  • Very sports oriented
    30%
  • Slow
    20%
  • Friendly
    10%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
31%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 10 responses

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