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Rank Ranking
#3306 of 14,131 In the World
#963 of 2,597 In North America
#894 of 2,496 In the United States
#9 of 31 In Oklahoma State
#929 of 1,011 For Nuclear Physics
#1327 of 1,333 For Quantum and Particle physics
#4074 of 4,082 For Physics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
65%
Aid receiving
93%
Undergraduates
1,894
Graduates
144
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Langston University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

583 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

34 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Langston University has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American 1483 (74%)
Two or more races 192 (10%)
White 137 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 100 (5%)
Nonresident Alien 48 (2%)
Hispanic 25 (1%)
Asian 17 (0.8%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 12 (0.6%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,959
Students receiving aid
93%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $4,342$3,355
Tuition in-state $4,342$3,355
Tuition out-of-state $11,722$8,421
Fee in-district $2,167$1,543
Fee in-state $2,167$1,543
Fee out-of-state $2,167$1,543

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,200
Combined charge for room and board $10,513
Room charge $7,163
Meal charge $3,350

Langston University Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 57
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling & Counselor 34
Psychology, General 33
Business Administration and Management, General 31
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 31
Corrections 11 16
General Studies 25
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 22
Agriculture, General 18
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 17
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration & Management 13
Physical Therapy & Therapist 13
Education, General 9
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General 8
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other 7
Sociology, General 7
Journalism 6
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 5
Public Health, General 5
Technical Teacher Education 5
Child Development 4
Engineering & Engineering-Related Technologies & Technicians, Other 4
Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
English Language and Literature, General 2
Chemistry, General 1
Financial Planning and Services 1
International & Globalization Studies 1
Secondary Education and Teaching 1
Grand Total 46 288 43 13
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 18% 13% 22%
  • Full-time retention rate - 55%

Publications & Citations

Publications
655
Citations
29,425

Publication / Citation count by topic

Physics
387 / 24,321
Quantum and Particle physics
358 / 20,899
Nuclear Physics
324 / 22,333
Biology
111 / 3,103
Medicine
51 / 1,277
Animal Science
46 / 1,133
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
41 / 423
Environmental Science
40 / 467
Chemistry
34 / 1,567
Psychology
31 / 691
Engineering
28 / 1,875
Computer Science
21 / 51
Business
20 / 131
Agricultural Science
17 / 254
Botany
16 / 302
Nutrition and Food Science
15 / 807
Demography
13 / 99
Health Science
12 / 299
Economics
12 / 55
Mathematics
11 / 72
Biochemistry
11 / 557
Gerontology
10 / 245
Ecology
10 / 14
Occupational Therapy
10 / 337
Physical Therapy
9 / 160
Geography and Cartography
9 / 9
Sociology
8 / 7
Genetics
7 / 35
Clinical Psychology
6 / 194
Development Studies
5 / 5
Art & Design
5 / 4
Environmental Chemistry
5 / 130
Education Majors
5 / 1
Surgery
5 / 48
Communications and Public Relations
4 / 6
Music
4 / 4
Atomic and Molecular physics
4 / 215
Child Psychology
4 / 249
Healthcare Management (MHA)
4 / 49
Sports / Exercise science
4 / 28

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 28
1992 8 31
1993 8 86
1994 7 46
1995 13 55
1996 9 56
1997 8 60
1998 4 56
1999 23 83
2000 22 160
2001 31 203
2002 17 245
2003 12 341
2004 18 496
2005 36 543
2006 32 879
2007 34 1250
2008 62 1885
2009 49 2157
2010 38 2179
2011 53 3018
2012 44 3327
2013 31 2930
2014 25 2020
2015 24 2303
2016 24 1718
2017 9 1212
2018 23 1034
2019 9 972
2020 11 953
2021 15 863

Langston University alumni

  1. Jennifer Hudson

    Jennifer Hudson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    artistvoice actoractorfilm actormusician
    Biography

    Jennifer Kate Hudson, also known by her nickname J.Hud, is an American singer and actress. Throughout her career, Hudson has received various accolades for both her music and acting, including an Academy Award, two Grammy Awards, a Daytime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2020.

  2. Chad Johnson

    Chad Johnson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    association football playerAmerican football playerCanadian football player
    Biography

    Chad Ochocinco Johnson, known from 2008 to 2012 as Chad Ochocinco, is a former American football wide receiver. He played college football for Santa Monica College and Oregon State University, and played 11 seasons in the National Football League (NFL) for the Cincinnati Bengals, New England Patriots, and the Miami Dolphins. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League (NFL) in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft, and played for the Bengals for 10 seasons. In 2011, Johnson was traded to the New England Patriots, for whom he played in Super Bowl XLVI. In 2012, Johnson played for the Miami Dolphins during preseason but was released following his arrest for domestic violence. He played for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League (CFL) from 2014 to 2015, and played one game in 2017 for Mexican team Monterrey Fundidores of the Liga de Fútbol Americano Profesional. Johnson emerged as one of the NFL's most productive wide receivers of the 2000s and owns nearly every Bengals receiving record.

  3. Bessie Coleman

    Bessie Coleman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1892-1926 (aged 34)
    Occupations
    aircraft pilotstunt pilothuman rights activist
    Biography

    Bessie Coleman was an early American civil aviator. She was the first African-American woman and first Native American to hold a pilot license. She earned her license from the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale on June 15, 1921, and was the first Black person to earn an international pilot's license.

  4. Thomas "Hollywood" Henderson

    Thomas "Hollywood" Henderson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Thomas "Hollywood" Henderson is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys, San Francisco 49ers, Houston Oilers, and Miami Dolphins. He played college football at Langston University.

General info

Founded 1897
Motto Education for Service
Colors navy blue, orange
Academic Calendar August - July
Total FTE staff 316
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 102 Page Hall
Langston, Oklahoma, 73050
United States
City population 2,000
Phone 4054663428
Fax +1 (405) 466 3461

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