Northeastern State University

Acceptance Rate 99 %
SAT Average 982
Tuition & Fees $15,755
Student Population 7,349
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,832

Academic Overview

Northeastern State University is a public, four-years institute located in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $7,115 for Oklahoma residents and $15,755 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 7,349 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 99% and the graduation rate is 36% last year.
The salary after graduation from Northeastern State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $41,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, NSU's tuition & fees is $7,115 for Oklahoma residents and $15,755 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $5,250 for in-state students and $10,911 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Oklahoma ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at NSU. The acceptance rate of NSU is 99% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 48%. The average graduation rate is 36% and the transfer-out rate is 22%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,832 and 77% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,349 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Northeastern State University is 99 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Northeastern State University is 36 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Northeastern State University is 22 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Northeastern State University is 66 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Northeastern State University is 7,349
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Northeastern State University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,832 at Northeastern State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address600 N Grand, Tahlequah, OK 74464-2399
Online Applicationhttps://offices.nsuok.edu/admissions/Apply.aspx
Financial Aidhttps://offices.nsuok.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://offices.nsuok.edu/financialaid/NetPriceCalculator.aspx
Veterans Tuitionoffices.nsuok.edu/veterans/VeteranPolicies.aspx
Disability Servicehttps://offices.nsuok.edu/studentaffairs/StudentServices/StudentDisabilityServices.aspx

Offered Degrees

NSU offers 104 major programs through online and on-site education where 43 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree6016
Post Bachelor's Degree1010
Master's Degree2512
Post Master's Degree42
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Northeastern State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,379)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,686)

Veterans Benefits

Northeastern State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges