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Want the scoop on Oklahoma State University - Main Campus? We've put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors Oklahoma State offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Oklahoma State University - Main Campus Ranked?

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2020 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Oklahoma State University - Main Campus was awarded 112 badges in the 2020 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is biological and biomedical sciences.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Oklahoma State as #420 out of 1,727 colleges and universities in the country on its 2020 Best Colleges list.

Oklahoma State is also ranked #3 out of 24 schools in Oklahoma.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Oklahoma State?

Acceptance Rate

When it comes to admittance, Oklahoma State University - Main Campus is somewhat selective. Its acceptance rate is 74%, which means you'll face some strong competition during the admissions process. Do what you can to make your application stand out.

Average Test Scores

About 21% of students accepted to Oklahoma State submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 540 and 630. Math scores were between 530 and 630.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Oklahoma State University - Main Campus  ( 540 to 630 )
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SAT Math Scores for Oklahoma State University - Main Campus  ( 530 to 630 )
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Oklahoma State received ACT scores from 91% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 22 and 28.

ACT Composite Scores for Oklahoma State University - Main Campus  ( 22 to 28 )
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Oklahoma State University - Main Campus Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Oklahoma State University - Main Campus is 20 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1. This may indicate that some of your classes will be larger in size than they would be at other schools. However, upper level classes will probably be smaller.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Oklahoma State University - Main Campus is 87%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  87 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Oklahoma State University - Main Campus

Freshmen Retention Rate

Oklahoma State University - Main Campus has a freshmen retention rate of 81%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  81 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

When it comes to finishing their studies on time, those seeking a bachelor's degree from Oklahoma State have a four-year graduation rate of 34%. This is comparable to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  34 out of 100
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Excellent Overall Diversity at Oklahoma State

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 20,992 undergraduates at Oklahoma State with 18,221 being full-time and 2,771 being part-time.

Oklahoma State Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

With an overall score of 91.23 out of 100, Oklahoma State is one of the most diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  91.23 out of 100
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How Much Does Oklahoma State University - Main Campus Cost?

The overall average net price of Oklahoma State is $14,824. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Oklahoma State

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$9,513 $10,435 $14,821 $19,110 $20,591

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Oklahoma State, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Oklahoma State, approximately 47% of students took out student loans averaging $6,448 a year. That adds up to $25,792 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Oklahoma State is 6.8%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Oklahoma State Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Oklahoma State make around $46,500 per year during the early years of their employment. That's great news for Oklahoma State students since it is 14% more than the average college graduate's salary of $40,800 per year.

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Location of Oklahoma State University - Main Campus

Oklahoma State University - Main Campus is a public institution situated in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The surrounding location of Stillwater is ideal for students who enjoy the charms of a college town.

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Location of Oklahoma State University - Main Campus

Contact details for Oklahoma State are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 107 Whitehurst, Stillwater, OK 74078-1015
Phone: 405-744-5000
Website: www.okstate.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Oklahoma-State-University/39013362306
Twitter: https://twitter.com/okstate

Oklahoma State University - Main Campus Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 102 majors graduated from Oklahoma State University - Main Campus. Of these students, 4,744 received undergraduate degrees and 1,377 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 435 $38,300
Marketing 321 $41,800
Mechanical Engineering 260 $62,100
Liberal Arts General Studies 220 $32,200
Finance & Financial Management 199 $52,500
Animal Science 197 $29,500
Accounting 160 $54,600
Computer Information Systems 148 $54,500
Teacher Education Grade Specific 148 $33,900
Public Relations & Advertising 141 $31,800

Learn more about the majors offered at Oklahoma State University - Main Campus along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Oklahoma State

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 9,808 students took at least one online class at Oklahoma State University - Main Campus. This is an increase from the 9,631 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 9,808 1,618
2016-2017 9,631 1,424
2015-2016 8,479 1,380
2014-2015 7,413 1,305
2013-2014 7,106 1,409

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