Wichita State University

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Public university in Wichita, Kansas, U.S.

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About Wichita State University

According to 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".

Wichita State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
7,655 80% 48% 1150 23

How Much Does Wichita State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$6,843 $1,590

How Much Do Wichita State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Wichita State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $45,400 per year. You also have a 88% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Wichita State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
11,530 9,855 1,675

Where is Wichita State University?

Wichita State University is located at 1845 N. Fairmount, Wichita KS 67260-0124

How Safe is Wichita State University?

Wichita State University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Wichita has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Wichita State University Known For?

Wichita State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Wichita State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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, History, and Engineering. Here are some of Wichita State University's most famous alumni:

Michael McClure
Michael McClure
An American writer.
Dennis Rader
Dennis Rader
An American serial killer.
Manly Wade Wellman
Manly Wade Wellman
An American writer .
Harold G. White
Harold G. White
An American physicist.
Gary Burrell
An American businessman and philanthropist .
Dale Allison
An American historian of Early Christianity and Christian theologian.
Matt Schlapp
Matt Schlapp
An American conservative lobbyist.
Jim Bede
Jim Bede
An American aviation inventor.
Bruce Conner
An American artist .
Gary Bender
An American sports commentator.
Ken Orr
An American software engineer.
Mona Nemer
Mona Nemer
A Lebanese-Canadian scientist.