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COLLEGE PROFILE

Wichita State University

Wichita, KS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/BulletinOnline Catalog

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Undergraduate Majors
  • Accounting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • Anthropology
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Gerontology
  • Graphic Design
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Women's Studies
 
Most Popular DisciplinesBusiness/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Engineering
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
None
Special ProgramsAccelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships, Washington semester
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesNot reported

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageNot required
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty534
Part-Time Faculty294
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
73%
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 24% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
2-9 students: 32% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 28% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 31% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingAvailable through AP examinations

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings2,368,449
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus1500
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial InstructionOffered
TutoringAvailable
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION

Master's Degrees Offered
Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Master of Music, Master of Innovation Design, Master of Music Education, Master of Engineering Management, Master of Accounting, Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Physician Assistant
Master's Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
  • Allied Health--General
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education of the Gifted
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Management
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Geology
  • Gerontology
  • History
  • Human Services
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • International Economics
  • Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Middle School Education
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Photography
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Physics
  • Public Administration
  • School Psychology
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Sports Management
  • Taxation
  • Writing
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Audiology, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
  • Allied Health--General
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication Disorders
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Management
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nursing--General
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Psychology--General
  • School Psychology
  • Social Psychology
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.67 3.79     26
Low 3.00 3.30     21
High 4.00 4.31     31
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