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Kansas State University

Women's WCLA Contact: Bailey Blair
Profile
Size
9 / 10
17,869 Undergrads / 22,221 Students
Cost
5 / 10
$18,002 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
93% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
85%
Overall Graduation Rate
64%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
34% / 64%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Katy Montgomery Blue Valley KS
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
919 Mid-Campus Drive Anderson Hall, Manhattan, KS, 66506, Manhattan, KS, 66506 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Kansas City Missouri Area
  • Topeka Kansas Area
  • Wichita Kansas Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Lawrence Kansas Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Austin Texas Area
Where Grads Work
  • Sprint
  • Cerner Corporation
  • US Army
  • Burns & McDonnell
  • Cargill
  • Black & Veatch
  • Hallmark Cards
  • Garmin International
  • IBM
  • AT&T
  • GTM Sportswear
  • The University of Kansas
  • United States Air Force
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Henderson Engineers Inc
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Engineering
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Research
  • Finance
  • Program and Project Management
  • Healthcare Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Consulting
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Media and Communication
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Total
1020 - 1030
ACT
Composite
22 - 28

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 8,685 4,216 4,469
% Admitted 93% 92% 95%
% Admits That Enroll 43% 44% 41%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.52
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
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    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (27%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (12%)
    Education (10%)
    Health Professions (10%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (5%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Physical Sciences (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (2%)
    Engineering (2%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    History
    Social Sciences
    Theology
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $18,002

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$10,383 $24,775
    Books & Supplies$866 $866
    Cost of Living$9,680 $9,680
    Personal Expenses$3,994 $3,994
     
    Sticker Price$24,923 $38,641

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    89% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship79%$6,796
    Federal Grants21%$4,271
    Pell Grants21%$4,139
    Other Federal3%$977
    State & Local Grants15%$1,394
    Institutional Grants75%$5,725
     
    Student Loans48%$6,583
    Federal Loans48%$5,504
    Other Loans5%$11,347

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $539 Million $24,260

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $22,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,500 $239

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 5.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 7,956 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $45,600

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.27 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 34% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 4 4
    Fondling 3 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 6 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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