Youngstown State University

Acceptance Rate 78.15 %
SAT Average 1,055
Tuition & Fees $10,381
Student Population 11,835
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,088

Academic Overview

Youngstown State University is a public, four-years institute located in Youngstown, Ohio. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $10,021 for Ohio residents and $10,381 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 11,835 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78.15% and the graduation rate is 47% last year.
The salary after graduation from Youngstown State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,200. 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, Youngstown State's tuition & fees is $10,021 for Ohio residents and $10,381 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $6,751 for in-state students and $6,931 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Ohio ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Youngstown State. The acceptance rate of Youngstown State is 78.15% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 30.99%. The average graduation rate is 47% and the transfer-out rate is 1%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,088 and 72% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 11,835 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Youngstown State University is 78.15 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Youngstown State University is 47 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Youngstown State University is 1 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Youngstown State University is 76 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Youngstown State University is 11,835
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Youngstown State University is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,088 at Youngstown State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressOne University Plaza, Youngstown, OH 44555-0001
Online Applicationhttps://ysu.edu/admissions/apply-to-ysu
Financial Aidhttps://ysu.edu/node/32
Net Price Calculatorhttps://cfweb.cc.ysu.edu/finaid/tuition/est_tuition.cfm
Veterans Tuitionhttps://ysu.edu/veterans-affairs/education-benefit
Disability Servicehttps://ysu.edu/academic-success-center/accessibility-services

Offered Degrees

Youngstown State offers 248 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 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
One but less than two years certificate40
Associate's Degree260
Bachelor's Degree1080
Post Bachelor's Degree211
Master's Degree691
Post Master's Degree42
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship20
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Youngstown 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
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:945)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Youngstown 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