Rogers State University

1701 W Will Rogers Blvd
Claremore, OK 74017-3252
Tel: (918)343-7777
4,030 students
Public institution
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Rogers State University is a regional four-year university in northeastern Oklahoma recognized for its high-quality academic programs, nurturing scholastic atmosphere, distance learning options, and high-technology learning environment.
School Highlights
Rogers State University serves 4,030 students (60% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the state community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority American), which is less than the state average of 38%.
Rogers State University is the only community colleges within Rogers County, OK.
The nearest community college is Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology (16.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 157 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
College Rogers State University (OK) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 157 staff 55 staff

Student Body

The student population of 4,030 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,030 students 957 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 26:1 31:1
# Full-Time Students 2,411 students 849 students
# Part-Time Students 1,619 students 881 students
# Undergraduate Students 2,406 students 715 students
# Graduate Students 5 students 5 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 535 350
% American Indian/Alaskan
11%
10%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
4%
6%
% Black
2%
9%
% White
64%
62%
% Two or more races
15%
5%
% Non Resident races
1%
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Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.55 0.59

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,047 is more than the state average of $3,330. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,572 is more than the state average of $8,820. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,047 $3,330
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,572 $8,820
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89% 88%
Percent Admitted 77% 69%
ACT Total Avg. 59
53
ACT Composite 20 18
ACT English 20 17
ACT Math 19 18
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • RSU was founded in 1909 – just two years after Oklahoma was granted statehood. The university was officially established as Eastern University Preparatory School in Claremore by the Oklahoma Legislature in its second session. The mission of the Eastern University Preparatory School was to prepare the sons and daughters of Native Americans, farmers, and ranchers for entry into the colleges and universities of Oklahoma. Rogers State University is recognized for its quality academic programs, distance learning options, and high-technology learning environment with campuses in Claremore, Bartlesville, and Pryor. RSU is a national pioneer and leader in distance education. RSU was the first university in Oklahoma to offer bachelor\'s and associate\'s degrees entirely via the Internet. RSU offers a variety of bachelor\'s and associate\'s degrees to assist our students in achieving their personal and professional goals. RSU offers Bachelor\'s Degrees in Applied Technology, Biology (Options in Environmental Conservation and Medical and Molecular), Business Administration (Options in Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources, and Management), Business Information Technology (Options in Computer Network Administration and Software Development and Multimedia), Communications (Options in Corporate Communications and Radio and Television), Justice Administration (Option in Law Enforcement), Liberal Arts, and Social Science (Options in History and Political Science and Psychology and Sociology). RSU also offers a wide variety of Associate\'s Degrees including Art, Business, Education, and Nursing. Rogers State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA). RSU is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For Oklahoma public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,105 per year for in-state students and $8,213 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,454 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Oklahoma is 67%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Oklahoma community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Oklahoma is Bacone College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.