Youngstown State University Rankings

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In the World#2071 of 14178
In North America#635 of 2629
In the United States#583 of 2528
In Ohio#23 of 91
In Youngstown#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
67%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
21
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
10,938
Graduates
1,172
Male:Female Ratio
44:56
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
ysu.edu

Youngstown State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate67%68%67%
Applicants9,1663,7555,411
Admissions6,1772,5583,619
Freshmen enrolled full time1,9118611,050
Freshmen enrolled part time281315

3,672 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

803 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
417 or 22%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1180
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Youngstown State University are 970-1180 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,705 or 88%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Youngstown State University are 18-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White8964 (74%)
Black or African American1070 (9%)
Hispanic534 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown485 (4%)
Nonresident Alien447 (4%)
Two or more races423 (3%)
Asian167 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander6 (0%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,348
Students receiving aid
98%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$8,705$6,058
Tuition in-state$8,705$6,058
Tuition out-of-state$9,065$9,058
Fee in-district$244$420
Fee in-state$244$420
Fee out-of-state$244$420

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity940
Combined charge for room and board$9,700

Youngstown State University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Social Work58551
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies61077
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse115
Biology & Biological Sciences, General9211
General Studies91
Business Administration and Management, General3951
Mechanical Engineering586
Accounting3619
Psychology, General55
Rhetoric and Composition46
Finance, General43
Kinesiology and Exercise Science42
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services42
Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Technology & Technician2119
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies39
Chemical Engineering362
Industrial Engineering362
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other36
Civil Engineering Technology & Technician1520
Chemistry, General278
Civil Engineering, General286
Electrical and Electronics Engineering284
Special Education and Teaching, General1714
Information Technology525
Marketing & Marketing Management, General29
Physical Therapy & Therapist29
Educational Leadership and Administration, General820
Early Childhood Education and Teaching261
Fine & Studio Arts, General222
Music Performance, General1410
Economics, General618
Political Science and Government, General24
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist24
Hospitality Administration & Management, General419
Respiratory Care Therapy & Therapist138
Computer Programming & Programmer, General1118
Mathematics, General173
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs19
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching19
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General18
Radio and Television17
Dietetics & Dietitian17
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician511
English & Language Arts Teacher Education16
Public Health, General78
Adult Health Nurse & Nursing15
Social Studies Teacher Education14
English Language and Literature, General113
History, General94
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing13
Child Care and Support Services Management12
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies & Technicians, Other12
Computer Science12
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General11
Health & Health Care Administration & Management11
Journalism11
Advertising11
Forensic Science and Technology10
Anthropology10
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist10
Educational Psychology10
School Psychology10
Music Teacher Education9
Communication, General9
Athletic Training & Trainer9
Business & Commerce, General8
Environmental Science53
Fashion Merchandising8
Gerontology34
Mathematics Teacher Education43
Medical & Clinical Assistant6
Family and Community Services6
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing6
Geography6
Art Teacher Education51
Clinical & Medical Laboratory Technician5
Information Resources Management5
Sociology5
Geology & Earth Science, General5
Reading Teacher Education5
Creative Writing4
Biochemistry4
Curriculum and Instruction4
Astronomy3
American & United States Studies & Civilization3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration & Management3
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic)2
Religion & Religious Studies2
Physics, General2
Spanish Language Teacher Education2
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education2
Critical Care Nursing2
Dietetic Technician1
Spanish Language and Literature1
Information Technology Project Management1
French Language and Literature1
Business & Managerial Economics1
Music History, Literature, and Theory1
Dance, Other1
Music Theory and Composition1
International Business & Trade & Commerce1
Tourism and Travel Services Management1
Foreign Language Teacher Education1
Engineering, General1
Pediatric Nurse & Nursing1
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor1
Grand Total1471,61540749
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate41%37%45%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 48%

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,017
Citations
62,426

Publication count by topic

Chemistry
818
Psychology
575
Medicine
325
Computer science
298
Materials science
272
Biology
212
Mathematics
194
Physics
176
Political science
149
Sociology
134
Engineering
130
Economics
102
Business
100
History
98
Environmental science
79
Art
57
Philosophy
52
Geography
51
Geology
37

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History809196
Psychology94513,950
Philosophy112982
Business11712,477
Sociology12291,262
Physics12384,784
Political science1352478
Economics13751,624
Chemistry159110,923
Mathematics16203,018
Art162621
Engineering17511,566
Geography1758558
Geology1766492
Computer science17783,389
Medicine18054,771
Materials science20313,218
Biology21504,683
Environmental science2574407

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199027179
199129204
199231226
199329265
199431253
199532308
199631317
199737322
199867373
199982502
200064452
200158509
200245648
200357779
200467820
200579926
2006771042
20071401237
20081881609
20091931928
20102052387
20112162904
20122263456
20131983837
20142024253
20152384589
20162364639
20172084331
20181623937
20191474366
20201264718

General info

Alternative namesYSU
Founded1908
WikipediaYoungstown State University
MottoAnimus Liberatus
The spirit freed
Colorsred, black, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to August (September - December; January-March; April-June; July-August)
Total FTE staff1,273
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressOne University Plaza
Youngstown, Ohio, 44555-0001
United States
City population67,000
Phone8774686978
Fax+1 (330) 941 2338

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