Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green, OH

Website: www.bgsu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
14,680
Undergraduate
Students
(55.9%) 8,213 Women
(44.1%) 6,467 Men
2,677
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
68% of 16,739 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.40
SAT Math
555 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
565 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
20-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $24,589
Out-of-state: $32,125
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,057
Out-of-state: $18,593
Room and Board
$8,918
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Freshman Award
$13,781
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$30,814
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
744
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Bowling Green Population
31,384
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Toledo
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
42% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Freddie and Freida Falcon
Sororities
12% of women participate
Fraternities
13% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.9% Asian
9.0% Black/African-American
4.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
80.1% White
2.2% Unknown
International Students
2.9% from 57 countries
First-Year Students Returning
77.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
34.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
65%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 4  
Science 3  
Foreign Language 2  
Social Studies 3  
History    
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required August 1
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: Not used
ACT: Not used

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
 
City, State, Zip
Bowling Green, OH 43403
Phone
(419) 372-2478
Fax
 
E-mail
choosebgsu@bgsu.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
February 1
Application Fee
$45
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins August 1
Accept Offer of Admission
June 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
 
Letters of Recommendation
 
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
68% of 16,739 applicants were admitted
Women
67% of 10,043 applicants were admitted
Men
70% of 6,696 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
4,227 (37%) of 11,438 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,303 (34%) of 6,768 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,924 (41%) of 4,670 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.40
3.75 and Above
25%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
16%
2.50 - 2.99
21%
2.00 - 2.49
5%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
555 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
6%
Score of 600 - 700
24%
Score of 500 - 600
51%
Score of 400 - 500
19%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
565 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
6%
Score of 600 - 700
28%
Score of 500 - 600
49%
Score of 400 - 500
17%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
23 average
20-25 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
5%
Score of 24 - 29
35%
Score of 18 - 23
55%
Score of 12 - 17
5%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 12%
Top quarter: 36%
Top half: 70%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
1%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $24,589
Out-of-state: $32,125
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,057
Out-of-state: $18,593
Room and Board
$8,918
Books and Supplies
$1,010
Other Expenses
$3,604
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
sfa@bgnet.bgsu.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003018
Free

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
3,079 (92.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,351 (76.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,318 (98.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
405 (17.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$13,781
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,091 (90.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,137
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,732 (74.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,134
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 299 (12.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
667 (20.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,816

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
10,783 (82.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,580 (79.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
8,440 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,253 (14.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$14,097
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,107 (84.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,209
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,817 (80.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,015
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 834 (9.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
2,660 (20.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,075

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
74%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$30,814
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
17.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
3.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans, Alternative loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Dance, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,207
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Adult Development and Aging
  • Advertising
  • Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician
  • African Studies
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Computer Teacher Education
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Corrections
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dance Teacher Education
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Drawing
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Education, Other
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
  • Educational/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Design/Architecture
  • Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • European Studies/Civilization
  • Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
  • Family Systems
  • Family and Community Services
  • Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fashion/Apparel Design
  • Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Fire Services Administration
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geochemistry
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geophysics and Seismology
  • German Language and Literature
  • Gerontology
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Industrial Technology/Technician
  • Insurance
  • Interior Architecture
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Journalism
  • Journalism, Other
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Labor and Industrial Relations
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing Research
  • Marketing, Other
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Musicology and Ethnomusicology
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Natural Resources and Conservation, Other
  • Neuroscience
  • Office Management and Supervision
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Operations Research
  • Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Painting
  • Paleontology
  • Parasitology
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Sciences, Other
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Printmaking
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Quality Control Technology/Technician
  • Radio and Television
  • Real Estate
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
  • Retailing and Retail Operations
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Russian Studies
  • Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Sculpture
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Speech Teacher Education
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Statistics, General
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Technical Teacher Education
  • Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
  • Tourism Promotion Operations
  • Tourism and Travel Services Management
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
  • Voice and Opera
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Education, Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
744
Part-Time Faculty
390
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
51%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
1,822,980
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1500
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
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

Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Organizational Development, Master of Science, Master of Music, Master of Science in Criminal Justice, Master of Accountancy, Master of Industrial Technology, Master of Rehabilitation Counseling, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Health, Master of Family and Consumer Sciences

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • American Studies
  • Applied Arts and Design--General
  • Applied Statistics
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Business Education
  • Chemistry
  • Child and Family Studies
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Art and Design
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Management
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Demography and Population Studies
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education of the Gifted
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • English
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Family and Consumer Sciences-General
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • French
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • German
  • Graphic Design
  • History
  • Human Development
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International and Comparative Education
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Leisure Studies
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Nutrition
  • Operations Research
  • Organizational Management
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health--General
  • Reading Education
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Rhetoric
  • School Psychology
  • Science Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Software Engineering
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Sports Management
  • Statistics
  • Student Affairs
  • Technical Communication
  • Theater
  • Vocational and Technical Education
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Education

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • American Studies
  • Applied Statistics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemistry
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Demography and Population Studies
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Higher Education
  • History
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology--General
  • Rhetoric
  • Social Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Statistics
  • Technical Communication
  • Theater
  • Writing

Location and Setting


Boston Population
31,384
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Toledo
Campus Size
1,338 acres

Weather

Temperature
14.9 average low in January, 79.8 average high in September
Rain
135 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Bowling Green
Nearest Train Station
25 mile(s) from campus in Toledo

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
42% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
58%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Freddie and Freida Falcon
School Colors
Brown and orange

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x  
Football     x x
Golf x x x x
Gymnastics x x    
Ice Hockey     x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x    
Tennis x x    
Track And Field x x    
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Golf x x
Gymnastics x x
Ice Hockey    
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x  
Football x x
Golf x x
Gymnastics    
Ice Hockey x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving    
Tennis    
Track And Field    
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, football, golf, ice hockey, soccer, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, dance marathon, undergraduate student government, university activities organization, alpha phi omega, athletic training student organization
Sororities
12% of women participate
Fraternities
13% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
14,680
Women
8,213 (55.9%)
Men
6,467 (44.1%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
13,104
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.9% Asian
9.0% Black/African-American
4.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
80.1% White
2.2% Unknown
International Students.
2.9% from 57 countries
Average Age
21
All Graduate Students
2,677

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
77.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
34.5%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
49.5%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
52.3%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
65%
Average Starting Salary
65%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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