Youngstown State University: Ranking & Review

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13121049
Top 7%

Youngstown State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate64%62%65%
Applicants10,0254,6235,402
Admissions6,3792,8753,504
Enrolled undergraduates2,2151,1071,108
Enrolled total (including graduate students)12,5215,9446,577

4,154 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

715 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores396
Percent of students submitting SAT scores18%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
545
Math
555

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,856
Percent of students submitting ACT scores84%
ACT Composite
22
ACT English
20
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $45. Application fee for graduates - $45.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
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

Youngstown State University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$22,447$22,807
Off-campus$22,447$22,807
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,090 and other expenses per full academic year.

Youngstown State University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 883 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$7,847$8,207
Fees for full-time undergraduates$604$604
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$337$352
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,752$13,252
Fees for full-time graduates$490$490
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$496$746

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services7025660386
Health Professions and Related Programs352114628320
Education1688011259
Engineering15437191
Public Administration and Social Service Professions310246151
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service61387151
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities5677133
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2987107
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services58117103
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields503585
English Language and Literature & Letters651782
Psychology572178
Social Sciences846660
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs51758
Visual and Performing Arts48755
Physical Sciences409251
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies4646
History141024
Mathematics and Statistics131023
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences7714
Natural Resources and Conservation9514
Philosophy and Religious Studies88
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies246
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics44
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Grand Total2421,730397412,410

A total of 1,972 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Youngstown State University.

At the master's and doctor's level 438 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate34%32%37%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 58%

General info

Alternative namesYSU
Founded1908
MottoAnimus Liberatus
The spirit freed
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, black, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,325
Instructional FTE593
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteysu.edu
AddressOne University Plaza
Youngstown, Ohio, 44555-0001
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population67,000
Phone8774686978
Fax+1 (330) 941 2338

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