School Overview

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Alva, Oklahoma. NWOSU ranked 10th in Oklahoma Colleges and 43rd in Federal Region VI.
It has a total enrollment of 1,833 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. NWOSU's acceptance rate is 59.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Northwestern Oklahoma State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address709 Oklahoma Blvd, Alva, OK 73717-2799
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University is 59.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 39.00%. The application fees are $15 for undergraduate programs and $25 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate59.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)39.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$15
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

NWOSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $8,280 for Oklahoma residents and $15,398 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $5,567 for Oklahoma residents and $10,571 for out-of-students.
Oklahoma ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,280$15,398
Graduate Tuition & Fees$5,567$10,571
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,833 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 465 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. NWOSU has 1,640 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 193 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,833
Undergraduate Students1,640
Graduate Students193
Online Enrollment465

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs49 Programs
Number of online programs17 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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