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Snapshot of RSU

This snapshot provides a few highlights of Rogers State University.

  • Profile: Public four-year regional university offering master’s, bachelor’s and associate degrees
  • Founded: 1909
  • Campuses: Claremore, Bartlesville, and Pryor
  • Total faculty: 221
  • Number of enrolled students: 3,177
  • Student to faculty ratio: 16:1
  • Female students: 62%
  • Male students: 38%
  • First-generation college students: 51%
  • Students under 21: 1,473
  • Students over the age of 25: 1,605
  • Concurrent High School Students: 529
  • From Oklahoma: 3,208
  • Out-of-state: 175
  • Most students from: Claremore, Bartlesville, Tulsa, Pryor, Owasso, Broken Arrow, northeast Oklahoma, southern Kansas
  • Minutes from Tulsa: 30
  • Known for: Personal attention, small class sizes, affordability, proximity to Tulsa
  • Classes transfer: easily to and from most Oklahoma college or universities and out-of-state institutions
  • Classes offered: On-site at three campuses, online, via television
  • Most popular programs: Business AdministrationNursing, Biology, Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • Academic & Leadership Programs: Honors Program, President’s Leadership Class
  • Accreditation: Higher Learning Commission
  • In-state tuition: for residents of contiguous counties in Kansas and Arkansas
  • Mascot: Hillcat
  • University colors: Blue and Red
  • Unique Features: RSU Radio, RSU Public Television, 100-acre nature preserve, Oklahoma Military Academy Museum, three full-service campuses
  • Student organizations: more than 30 active organizations
  • Financial Aid: 75% of students receive financial aid; $4,258 average semester financial aid package for those receiving; $2,720 average total Pell for those receiving
  • Housing: On-campus residence hall and student apartments (Claremore campus)
  • Food: Student meal plans, Dining Services
  • Athletics: 12 athletic teams in six sports; member of the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association; Esports video gaming; 2 national championships in 2021-2022