Rogers State University

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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 3,585 students (64% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority American), which is less than the state average of 47%.

Top Rankings

Rogers State University ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Oklahoma for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 342 teachers has grown by 66% over five years.
Rogers State University(OK) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse FieldsBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty342 staff154 staff
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School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Rogers State University has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The Rogers State University diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment3,585 students1,720 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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# Full-Time Students2,288 students831 students
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# Part-Time Students1,297 students889 students
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# Undergraduate Students2,270 students742 students
# Graduate Students18 students7 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
825300
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% American Indian/Alaskan
14%
9%
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% Asian
2%
3%
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% Hispanic
6%
11%
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% Black
4%
8%
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% White
55%
53%
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% Two or more races
16%
10%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.68
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,300$34,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $5,725 is more than the state average of $3,556. The in-state tuition has declined by 12% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $12,766 is more than the state average of $8,161. The out-state tuition has declined by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,725$3,556
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Out-State Tuition Fees$12,766$8,161
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates$21,500$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,000$5,539
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Acceptance Rate77%72%
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ACT Total Avg.5953
ACT Composite2018
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ACT English2017
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ACT Math1918
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Source: 2020 (or 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Rogers State University is Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology (17.2 miles away).
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  • Platt College
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    Tulsa, OK 74145
    (918) 663-9000
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    Tulsa, OK 74145
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    Tulsa, OK 74135
    (918) 595-7000
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