95%

Acceptance Rate

$6,613

Avg.Financial Aid

003078

FAFSA Code

About Wright State University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

14,403

Website

www.wright.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

3640 Colonel Glenn Highway

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9377751000
Fax: 9377752336
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. When it comes to the ranking of a university or any educational institution, the more information a student has, the better. The ranking of a university helps a student in many ways. It helps them overcome the confusion of which university/college is good for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student assesses their chosen university on various factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it is to be noted that Wright State University-Main Campus does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

95%

SAT Range

970 - 1233

ACT Range

18 - 25

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $30, as part of the admission process at WSUMC. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 973-1236, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 18 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Wright State University-Main Campus is 21. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio 45435-0001, or call (937) 775-1000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$14,136

Average Annual Cost

$9,254

Books And Supplies

$1,560

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,518

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,784

Total One Year Cost

$25,116

Before applying to WSUMC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $30,505. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

64%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

27%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$3,342

Faculty Overview

54%

Male Professors

46%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

180 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

177 Graduates

Psychology, General

167 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

134 Graduates

Biology, General

105 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

96 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

92 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

88 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

81 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

80 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

74 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

66 Graduates

Social Work

66 Graduates

Marketing

65 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

64 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

61 Graduates

Criminology

54 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

43 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

38 Graduates

Computer Engineering

36 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

36 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

34 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

33 Graduates

Sociology

32 Graduates

Political Science and Government

30 Graduates

Engineering Science

27 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

27 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

25 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

23 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

22 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

21 Graduates

History

21 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

17 Graduates

Physics

17 Graduates

International/Global Studies

16 Graduates

Mathematics

16 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

15 Graduates

Anthropology

14 Graduates

Chemistry

14 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

13 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

10 Graduates

International Business

10 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

9 Graduates

Materials Engineering

9 Graduates

Urban Studies/Affairs

9 Graduates

Dance

8 Graduates

Teaching English or French as a Sec...

8 Graduates

Music

7 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

6 Graduates

Economics

6 Graduates

Gerontology

6 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

6 Graduates

American Sign Language

5 Graduates

Intercultural/Multicultural and Div...

5 Graduates

Philosophy

3 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

1 Graduates

Modern Greek Language and Literatur...

1 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

1 Graduates

Statistics

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

10,925

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

34%

Full-time

77%

Part-time

23%

Students Gender

Male

48%

US National: 44%

Female

52%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

75% White

1% Unknown

10% Black

4% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

4%

Out Of State

95%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,971 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

20%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,152/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,626/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,626/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Rowdy Raider

School Colors

hunter green and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

4624

Total Female Athletes

4958

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

17

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by WSUMC. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $11,592 per year for living on campus. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The number of female and male students at the university are 47% and 53%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$39,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$21,375

$34,286

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$222 - 356

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

75%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,613

Students Receiving Federal Grants

38%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,657

Students Receiving State Aid

32%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,227

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

51%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,787

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$8,033

$30K - $48K

$7,411

$48K - $75K

$4,583

$75K - $110K

$2,771

> $110K

$2,473

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$897,771

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$10,803,578

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at WSUMC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,854, whereas the financial aid is $4,852. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $2,172 and institutional aid worth $4,852. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Wright State University-Main Campus amount to $897,771 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $10,803,578.

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