Wichita State University

The mission of Wichita State University is to be an essential educational, cultural, and economic driver for Kansas and the greater public good. Combining tradition and innovation with the limitless resources of its location, only Wichita State has all the pieces you need to do more and be more. The location of Wichita State, in Kansas largest city, students take learning out of the classroom and into the real-world, gaining practical experience, building a resume, making connections, and getting a jumpstart on a career.

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School Details

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Public, Coed 1895 N/A Semester $229.3 million 1845 Fairmount, Wichita, KS 67260 (316) 978-3456
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Kansas Wichita 462 463

Overall Score

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Graduation and Retention Rates (22.5%)

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6-year graduation rate 46%
High school counselor score (out of 5) 3.1

Faculty Resources (20%)

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Classes with fewer than 20 students 47.5%
Classes with 50 or more students 11%
Student-faculty ratio 19:1

Student Selectivity (12.5%)

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Fall 2016 acceptance rate 92%