Rogers State University Admissions

ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid & More

Rogers State University
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Rogers State University Admissions Overview:

Those interested in applying to Rogers State will need to submit an application (which can be completed online), official high school transcripts, and ACT scores. Students with good grades and test scores within or above the ranges listed below are likely to be admitted. Interested students are encouraged to visit the campus and take a tour of the school, to see if it would be a good match for them before applying.

Admissions Data (2016):

Rogers State University Description:

Rogers State University has gone through several name and administration changes in its history--its roots go as far back as 1909, with the founding of Eastern University Prep School. It was established as a four-year institute of higher learning in 2000. Located in Claremore, Oklahoma, the school also has campuses in Pryor Creek and Bartlesville. Students can earn a Bachelor's degree (from a range of majors; see below for popular choices) or a Master's degree (in Business Administration). On the athletic front, the RSU Hillcats compete in the NCAA Division II--within the Heartland Conference. Popular sports include baseball, basketball, soccer, and golf. 

Enrollment (2016):

  • Total Enrollment: 3,903 (3,883 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 39% Male / 61% Female
  • 61% Full-time

Costs (2016 - 17):

  • Tuition and Fees: $6,540 (in-state); $14,460 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $2,230 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $8,961
  • Other Expenses: $2,448
  • Total Cost: $20,179 (in-state); $28,099 (out-of-state)

Rogers State University Financial Aid (2015 - 16):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 90%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 80%
    • Loans: 46%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $5,601
    • Loans: $4,836

Academic Programs:

  • Most Popular Majors: Business Administration, Liberal Arts, Engineering, Biology, Social Sciences, Nursing, Performing Arts

Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 73%
  • Transfer Out Rate: 31%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 15%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 30%

Intercollegiate Athletic Programs:

  • Men's Sports: Basketball, Track and Field, Cross Country, Soccer, Baseball, Golf
  • Women's Sports: Track and Field, Softball, Golf, Soccer, Basketball, Cross Country

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

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Rogers State University Mission Statement:

the complete mission statement can be found at

"Our mission at Rogers State University is to ensure students develop the skills and knowledge required to achieve professional and personal goals in dynamic local and global communities."

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