Utah State University: Ranking & Review

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Utah State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate89%89%90%
Enrolled undergraduates4,2421,7952,447
Enrolled total (including graduate students)27,67912,88814,791

13,148 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

4,852 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores143
Percent of students submitting SAT scores3%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores3,843
Percent of students submitting ACT scores91%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $55.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Utah State University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $6,060 and other expenses per full academic year.

Utah State University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 3,069 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$6,105$19,657
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,070$1,070
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$228$734
Tuition for Full-time graduates$5,590$19,564
Fees for full-time graduates$971$971
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$269$941

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1,3171331,450
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4487225716
Social Sciences481164501
Health Professions and Related Programs89314952500
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1231106248
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services8141634216
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1282018166
English Language and Literature & Letters151103164
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences32107135157
Visual and Performing Arts1237130
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies9999
Public Administration and Social Service Professions74276
Natural Resources and Conservation531568
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs6767
Physical Sciences3914760
Mathematics and Statistics3810553
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians221537
Transportation and Materials Moving3737
Architecture and Related Services27734
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies24731
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3131
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2424
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2323
Philosophy and Religious Studies1414
Legal Professions and Studies1111
Precision Production88
Personal and Culinary Services66
Construction Trades55
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields33
Grand Total1,5203,846838976,301

A total of 5,366 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Utah State University.

At the master's and doctor's level 935 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate50%44%53%
  • Full-time retention rate - 69%
  • Part-time retention rate - 49%

General info

Alternative namesUSU
MottoResearch, Service, Teaching
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsaggie blue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff3,346
Instructional FTE987
Research FTE27
Public Service FTE69
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.usu.edu
AddressOld Main Hill
Logan, Utah, 84322-1400
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population48,000
Fax+1 (435) 797 3900

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