Utah State University: Ranking & Review

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Logan Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 107 244
Top 2%

Utah State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate89%89%90%
Applicants15,5557,7407,815
Admissions13,8576,8586,999
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

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

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores143
Percent of students submitting SAT scores3%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
545
Math
565

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores3,843
Percent of students submitting ACT scores91%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
24
ACT Math
23

Utah State University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $19,614 $33,264
Off-campus $20,554 $34,204
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
In-stateOut-of-state
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 Humanities 1,317 133 1,450
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 4 487 225 716
Education 511 169 16 696
Social Sciences 481 16 4 501
Health Professions and Related Programs 89 314 95 2 500
Engineering 2 300 95 18 415
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 1 231 10 6 248
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 8 141 63 4 216
Psychology 139 52 9 200
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 128 20 18 166
English Language and Literature & Letters 151 10 3 164
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 32 107 13 5 157
Visual and Performing Arts 123 7 130
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 99 99
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 74 2 76
Natural Resources and Conservation 53 15 68
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 67 67
Physical Sciences 39 14 7 60
History 47 8 55
Mathematics and Statistics 38 10 5 53
Transportation and Materials Moving 37 37
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 22 15 37
Architecture and Related Services 27 7 34
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 24 7 31
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 31 31
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 24 24
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 23 23
Philosophy and Religious Studies 14 14
Legal Professions and Studies 11 11
Precision Production 8 8
Personal and Culinary Services 6 6
Construction Trades 5 5
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 3 3
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.

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

General info

Alternative namesUSU
Founded1888
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 population10,000 - 50,000
Phone4357971000
Fax+1 (435) 797 3900

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