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#832 Overall Influence #407 Desirability Rank

Wichita State University

University

From Wikipedia

Wichita State University is a public research university in Wichita, Kansas, United States. It is governed by the Kansas Board of Regents. The university offers more than 60 undergraduate degree programs in more than 200 areas of study in six colleges. The university's graduate school offers 44 master's degrees in more than 100 areas and a specialist in education degree. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

7,655

Acceptance

80%

Graduation Rate

48%

Median SAT Score

1150

Median ACT Score

23

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$6,843

Fees (in-state)

$1,590

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$45,400

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

12K

Under-Grads

10K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1845 N. Fairmount, Wichita KS 67260-0124

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

6 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

54 per 100K

Violent Crime

11 per 100K

What is Wichita State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#414 World Rank
Engineering
#569 World Rank
Business
#582 World Rank
Education
#444 World Rank
History
#738 World Rank
Literature
#948 World Rank
Medical
#760 World Rank
Political Science
#700 World Rank
Mathematics
#923 World Rank
Chemistry
#1458 World Rank
Biology
#854 World Rank
Physics
#645 World Rank
Psychology
#767 World Rank
Communications
#243 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1025 World Rank
Philosophy
#1397 World Rank
Computer Science
#584 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1383 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1432 World Rank
Economics
#679 World Rank
Anthropology
#1241 World Rank
Sociology
#2011 World Rank
Nursing
#1277 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#1002 World Rank
Law

Influential People

Who are Wichita State University's Most influential alumni?

Wichita State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Engineering, and History

Gaylon Nickerson

American basketball player

Bill Gardner

Kelly Arnold

Politician

Elizabeth Bender Roe Cloud

Elizabeth Bender Roe Cloud

American educator and Native American rights activist

Michelle De La Isla

American politician

Susan Wagle

American politician

Craig Blais

American poet

Tracy Rowlett

American television journalist

Ibian Hodgson

Aruban tennis player

Paul Dickey

John Born

American parlor magician

Joe Ragland

Joe Ragland

American basketball player