Western Oklahoma State College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

2801 North Main Street

Altus, OK 73521

(580) 477-2000

Fax: (580) 477-7723



Contact: Lana Scott

Director of Admission and Registrar
Main Address

2801 North Main Street

Altus, OK 73521

(580) 477-2000

www.wosc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,220

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $15

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Management Science A
Office Clerical Services A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Information Sciences/Systems A

Education

Education – General A
Physical Education A
Social Studies Teacher Education A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Construction/Building Technologies A
Drafting and Design Technology A
Manufacturing Technologies A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Child Development C

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Administration A
Nursing (RN) A

History

History – General A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A
Automotive Technology A
Diesel Mechanics A
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Wildlife/Wilderness Management A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A
Fire Science/Firefighting A
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government A
Social Sciences – General A
Sociology A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Air Transportation A
Aviation Management A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas 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.

Western Oklahoma State College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(580) 477-2000
Website:www.wosc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.wosc.edu//index.php?page=enroll
Address:2801 N Main St, Altus, OK 73521-1397
Setting:41
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,419
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:613 (43% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,561
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,625
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:93%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,875

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Western Oklahoma State College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Western Oklahoma State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Education11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs2
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Psychology1
Social Sciences1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total318

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Western Oklahoma State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Grand total17

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Western Oklahoma State College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,561
Out-of-state$7,625
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid21793%
Grant or scholarship aid20989%$5,875
Student loan aid5925%$4,095

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,16082%$3,684
Federal student loans26419%$5,110

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Western Oklahoma State College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Western Oklahoma State College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Western Oklahoma State College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,419
Undergraduate enrollment1,419
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Western Oklahoma State College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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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