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Wichita State University

Wichita, Kansas
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Overview
Public
8,687 Undergraduates
86% Admissions Rate
City: Large
Public
Region: Midwest
Division 1
Size: Small
Doctoral
Wichita State University
1845 N. Fairmount
Wichita, Kansas
67260-0124
(316) 978-3456
www.wichita.edu
Location

Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. state of Kansas. Located in south-central Kansas on the Arkansas River, it is the county seat of Sedgwick County and the principal city of the Wichita metropolitan area which had an estimated population of 644,610 in 2015. As of 2017, the city of Wichita had an estimated population of 391,586.The city began as a trading post on the Chisholm Trail in the 1860s and was incorporated in 1870. More from Wikipedia...

75

coffee score

69

restaurants score

Students
47%

Men

53%

Women

24

Average Age of Entering Students

1036

New Transfer Students

Admissions
86%

Acceptance Rate

29%

Enrollment Yield

915-1220

SAT Range

6,305

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$14,175

Typical Cost

$17,390

Out-Of-State (published)

$8,432

In-State (published)

91%

Recieve Financial Aid

85%

Have Loans

$12,843

Median Debt

Academics
19.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4

National Merit Students

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

Educational Psychology

Top Major

Athletics
Basketball Conference:

Missouri Valley Conference

Track & Field Conference:

Missouri Valley Conference

Basketball Division:

1

Track Division:

1

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