Northwestern Oklahoma State University

country rank  1476
world rank  4958

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University Overview

Founded in 1897, Northwestern Oklahoma State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Alva (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Oklahoma. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Enid, Woodward. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Northwestern Oklahoma State University (NWOSU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Northwestern Oklahoma State University (NWOSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 121 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NWOSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym NWOSU
Founded 1897
Motto Learn Today, Lead Tomorrow
Colours Red and black

University Location

Address 709 Oklahoma Boulevard
Alva (population range: 2,500-9,999)
73717-2799 Oklahoma
United States
T +1 (580) 327 1700
F +1 (580) 327 1881
Other locations Enid, Woodward

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 709 Oklahoma Boulevard
Alva 73717-2799
+1 (580) 327 8435

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Northwestern Oklahoma State University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
  • National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)

Affiliations

  • Regional University System of Oklahoma (RUSO)
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

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