Northwestern Oklahoma State University Graduate Schools

Northwestern Oklahoma State University (referred to as NWOSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Alva, OK. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Northwestern Oklahoma State University is $5,567 for Oklahoma residents and $10,571 for out-of-state students. The school has 201 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,791 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Northwestern Oklahoma State University (referred to as NWOSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Alva, OK. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1949 - Current[Estimated Date]).
NWOSU Directory Information
School NameNorthwestern Oklahoma State University (NWOSU)
Address709 Oklahoma Blvd, Alva, OK 73717-2799
Phone580-327-1700
Webhttps://www.nwosu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.nwosu.edu/apply-for-admission
Financial Infohttps://www.nwosu.edu/paying-for-college/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Northwestern Oklahoma State University is $5,567 for Oklahoma residents and $10,571 for out-of-state students. The school has 201 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,791 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 50 graduate programs through Master's and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$10,571
$5,567 for Oklahoma Residents
Student Population201
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs50 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Northwestern Oklahoma State University is $5,567 for Oklahoma residents and $10,571 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $274 for Oklahoma residents and $552 for out-of-state students.
Northwestern Oklahoma State University offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
Northwestern Oklahoma State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Northwestern Oklahoma State University is $5,567 for Oklahoma residents and $10,571 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Oklahoma ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$4,397$621$9,257$621
2018-2019$4,631$621$9,491$621
2019-2020$4,775$639$9,635$639
2020-2021$4,928$639$9,932$639
2021-2022$4,928$639$9,932$639
The graduate school tuition & fees of NWOSU is inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Oklahoma. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Oklahoma graduate tuition is $15,928 (public) / $11,959 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Northwestern Oklahoma State University$5,567$10,571
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Oklahoma Graduate Schools$9,925$14,198
Public$6,615$15,928
Private$11,959
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $9,450 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 0.53% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $9,450. Off-campus living costs are increased by 0.53% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$4,480$3,600$5,165$2,500
2018-2019$4,480$3,600$5,376$2,500
2019-2020$5,000$4,200$5,000$2,500
2020-2021$5,200$4,200$5,200$4,200
2021-2022$5,250$4,200$5,250$4,200
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $274 for Oklahoma residents and $552 for other students at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Oklahoma ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$244$514
2018-2019$257$527
2019-2020$265$535
2020-2021$274$552
2021-2022$274$552

Graduate Programs at NWOSU

Northwestern Oklahoma State University offers 11 graduate programs for Master's and Doctorate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 61 students have completed their study at Northwestern Oklahoma State University.
Offered Degrees at Northwestern Oklahoma State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree10053
Doctor's degree - other118
Total11161
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Northwestern Oklahoma State University by award level.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching program with 23 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 8 completers.
Northwestern Oklahoma State University offers 11 programs through Master's and Doctorate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 61 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 53 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 8 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 1 completers-
American/United States Studies/Civilization1-
Education [+] 34 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction2-
Educational Leadership and Administration6-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching23-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Reading Teacher Education2-
Psychology [+] 18 completers-
Psychology4-
Counseling Psychology14-
Total53
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Nursing Practice8-
Total8

Graduate Student Population at NWOSU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 201 students enrolled into Northwestern Oklahoma State University graduate schools where it has total 1,791 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 79 full-time and 122 part-time graduate students. By gender, 52 male and 149 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total20152149
Full-time792257
Part-tme1223092
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 129 White (64.18%), 16 Black/African American (7.96%), 10 Hispanic (4.98%), 1 Asian (0.50%), and 45 students with other races. 6 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total20152149
American Indian/Native American16313
Asian101
Black/African American1688
Hispanic1046
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1293297
Two More303
Un-Known20317
Non-resident Alien624
Northwestern Oklahoma State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 51 graduate students (25.37% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 67 graduate students (33.33% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total201
Enrolled Online Exclusively51
Enrolled Some Online Courses67
Not in Online Courses83
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. 44 students are aged 20 to 24 (21.89% of total students), 21 students are aged above 50 (10.45%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Northwestern Oklahoma State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total20152149
Age 20-21202
Age 22-24421626
Age 25-29481632
Age 30-3426521
Age 35-3922418
Age 40-4940832
Age 50-6419316
Over 64202

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