Youngstown State University

Acceptance Rate 78.15 %
SAT Average 1,055
2023 Tuition & Fees $10,838
Student Population 11,298
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,756

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 2023 tuition & fees is $10,477 for Ohio residents and $10,838 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $6,562 for Ohio residents and $6,742 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 11,298 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Youngstown State's tuition & fees is $10,477 for Ohio residents and $10,838 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $6,562 for in-state students and $6,742 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Ohio ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 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 $7,756 and 75% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 11,298 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 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 75 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Youngstown State University is 11,298
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Youngstown State University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,756 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
Doctorate (Research)20
Doctorate (Practical)10
Less Than 1 Year Certificate130
1-2 Years Certificate40
Post-Bachelor's Certificate211
Post-Master's Certificate42

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.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,154)
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