Youngstown State University

Acceptance Rate 67 %
SAT Average 1,075
Tuition & Fees $10,016
Student Population 12,607
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,047

Academic Overview

Youngstown State University is a public, 4 or more 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 2021 tuition & fees are $9,656 for Ohio residents and $10,016 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 12,607 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 67% and the graduation rate is 41% 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.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Youngstown State University are $9,656 for Ohio residents and $10,016 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $6,495 for in-state students and $9,495 for out-of-state students.
Youngstown State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Youngstown State. The acceptance rate of Youngstown State is 67% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 31%. The average graduation rate is 41% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,047 and 71% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 12,607 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Youngstown State University is 67 %.
Graduation Rate for Youngstown State University is 41 %
Retention Rate for Youngstown State University is 76 %
Student Population for Youngstown State University is 12,607
Student to Faculty Rate for Youngstown State University is 17 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,047 at Youngstown State University.

Offered Degrees

Youngstown State offers 250 major programs through online and on-site education where 16 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
Less than one year certificate80
One but less than two years certificate60
Associate's Degree300
Bachelor's Degree1226
Post Bachelor's Degree200
Master's Degree589
Post Master's Degree31
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