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Oklahoma Panhandle State University

Oklahoma Panhandle State University (OPSU) is located in Goodwell, Oklahoma. The university is governed by the Board of Regents of the Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical Colleges. The school receives authorization for and coordination of its academic programs (and financial support) through the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.

The school offers associate and bachelor’s degrees in nursing, business, education, history, and several other disciplines. The school also has an agriculture-related degree which prepares students to work in the region’s swine, equine, bovine, and farming-related industries. OPSU is approved by the Oklahoma State Board of Education for training elementary and secondary teachers. OPSU is also regionally accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

General Information

Admission Office
OPSU Admissions
Box 430
Goodwell, OK 73939-0430
(580) 349-1312
(800) 664-6778
Fax: (580) 349-1371
jolie@opsu.edu
Contact: Bobby Jenkins
Registrar and Director of Admissions
Main Address
PO Box 430
Goodwell, OK 73939
(580) 349-2611
www.opsu.edu
Size
Total undergrads: 1,223
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 288
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,124

Setting
Rural setting
Rural community (under 2,500)
Residential campus
Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $3,820 $4,241 $4,241 $4,894 +15.40%
Books and Supplies $240 $240 $240 $240 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $3,300 $3,420 $3,520 $3,652 +3.75%
Other $1,400 $1,400 $1,400 $1,400 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $6,652 $6,652 $7,652 $7,652 0.00%
Other $1,400 $1,400 $1,400 $1,400 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $8,760 $9,301 $9,401 $10,186 +8.35%
In-state Off Campus $12,112 $12,533 $13,533 $14,186 +4.83%
In-state with Family $4,060 $4,481 $4,481 $5,134 +14.57%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 265 92%
Grant or scholarship aid 261 91% $1,732,602 $6,638
• Federal grants 121 42% $461,716 $3,816
• Pell grants 121 42% $417,808 $3,453
• Other federal grants 55 19% $43,908 $798
State/local government grant or scholarships 110 38% $249,486 $2,268
Institutional grants or scholarships 235 82% $1,021,400 $4,346
Student loan aid 201 70% $333,078 $1,657
• Federal student loans 198 69% $317,734 $1,605
• Other student loans 3 1% $15,344 $5,115

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS PhD AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 172 40
Agriculture 35
Agribusiness/agricultural Business Operations 12
Agronomy and Crop Science 6
Animal Sciences 9
Farm/farm and Ranch Management
Horse Husbandry/equine Science and Management 8
Biology and Biomedical Sciences 21
Biology and Biological Sciences, General 21
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 29 4
Accounting 2
Business Administration and Management 27 4
Computing and Information Sciences 3
Computer and Information Sciences 3
Education 6
Agricultural Teacher Education 1
Business Teacher Education
Elementary Education and Teaching 5
Engineering Technology 7 3
Industrial Technology/technician 7 3
English Language, Composition and Literature/letters 7
English Language and Literature 7
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 20
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 20
History
History
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 2
Criminal Justice/police Science 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1 31
General Studies 31
Humanities/humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mathematics 1
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 11
Health and Physical Education/fitness 11
Physical Sciences
Chemistry
Psychology 15
Psychology 15
Social Sciences 5
Social Sciences 5
Visual and Performing Arts 11
Art/art Studies 10
Music 1
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Admissions Information

Application Fee
College has an application fee: No
Enrollment Rates
Percent applicants admitted: 100%

Undergraduate Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agribusiness Operations B
Agriculture – General A
Agronomy/Crop Science B
Animal Sciences B
Farm/Ranch Management A
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science B

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting B
Business Administration/Management A,B

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education
Agricultural Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B

Engineering Technologies
Industrial Technology A,B

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Nursing (RN) B

History
History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences
General Studies A

Mathematics
Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological/Physical Sciences B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Health/Physical Fitness B

Physical Sciences
Chemistry B

Psychology
Psychology – General B

Social Sciences
Social Sciences – General B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:
    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma
*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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