Western Oklahoma State College in Altus
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Average Annual Cost
Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).
The Western Oklahoma State College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.
By Family Income
Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Western Oklahoma State College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.
|Family Income||Average cost|
|$0 - $30,000||$5,402|
|$30,001 - $48,000||$5,426|
|$48,001 - $75,000||$7,129|
|$75,001 - $110,000||$8,023|
Typical room charge for academic year: 2125
Typical board charge for academic year: -
Combined charge for room and board: -
Percent of students with financial aid
Types of financial aids
1078 of Western Oklahoma State College undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 74 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Western Oklahoma State College number 37 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Oklahoma.
Students at Western Oklahoma State College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.
Salary After Attending
According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Living & meal
Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus
Institution provide on-campus housing
Institution provides board or meal plan
Veteran Services Available
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Alternative tuition plans
Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution
Tuition payment plan
Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.
- Member of National Athletic Association
- Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)
- Member of other national athletic association not listed above
Western Oklahoma State College graduation rate is below the national average.
19% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Western Oklahoma State College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.
The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.
Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.
The student-to-faculty ratio at Western Oklahoma State College is 17:1, that means that for every 17 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.
Percent of international students
Students enrollment in distance education
In Western Oklahoma State College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.
Distance education location breakdown
Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Western Oklahoma State College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Oklahoma.
The percentage of crimes on Western Oklahoma State College
The campus located by 2801 N. Main Street address in Altus, Oklahoma.
Western Oklahoma State College in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Western Oklahoma State College with 0.07% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Western Oklahoma State College are aggravated assault and burglary.
Number of degree programs offered
This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 148 universities in Oklahoma state. Western Oklahoma State College is one of the few institutions in Oklahoma that offers an Associate's degree program.
Number of degree programs offered via distance education
There are 23 distance learning programs that are provided in the Western Oklahoma State College: 23 are for Associate's degree.
Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.
Total credit/contact hours
Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Oklahoma state average data to help you compare.
Western Oklahoma State College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.
In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 956 students with 28687 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.
TOP 5 Popular Majors
The most popular majors counted as percentage breakdown of degrees awarded in every single discipline in Western Oklahoma State College
- 11% — Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
- 11% — Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
- 8% — Health Professions and Related Programs
- 6% — Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin
- 3% — Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
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Student Reviews and Ratings for Western Oklahoma State College
I took a couple of classes here while I was stationed at Altus AFB. I enjoyed my English teacher, but this school has a huge problem with integrity. I was billed $500.00 after using my financial aid. When I called to dispute the charges, I explained that I wasn't taking classes at the campus, but online instead. (they were charging me library use fee, parking fee, and "technical fee". When I got that cleared up, I asked what the other few hundred dollars were for and the woman told me "I don't know". The faculty in admissions was rather rude too. Needless to say, I stopped taking classes at WOSC after that experience. Contrary to what they claim, WOSC is not very military friendly. I had a friend (military also) who also was almost scammed out of money. Save your money and time and enroll in a real college, not this close-minded redneck circus act.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Great start!!!!Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
This is a great college with friendly faculty and staff and quality classes.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
that's not the college... you're a couple miles off. LOLSource of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Location & Website
Address: 2801 N Main St
Religious affiliation: Not applicable
Calendar system: Semester
General Phone Number: +5804772000
Institution is active in current year: 1
Institution's internet website address: wosc.edu
Financial aid office: Go to the page
Admissions office: Go to the page
Online application: Go to the page
Net price calculator: Go to the page
Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page
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