Youngstown State University

Youngstown, OH

Youngstown State University

Youngstown, OH

Do you work for Youngstown State University?

Claim This Profile

Tuition & Fees

$9,656

$10,016

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
600
25th
480
75th
590
25th
480
75th
24
25th
16
75th
25
25th
17
75th
24
25th
18
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

17

students

1

faculty

More Student Details

Moderately Selective

69%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,039
Declined 2,597
Total Received 8,636
More Admissions Details

Public

12,192

undergraduate students

1,542

graduate students

More Student Details
CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

Location

School Facts

Youngstown State University is a public, multipurpose university. It was founded as a school of law in 1908, gained university status in 1955, and became a member of the state system of higher education in 1967. Its 160-acre campus is located less than a mile from downtown Youngstown.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 13,734
Established in 1908
Coeducational Coeducational

160-acre, urban campus in Youngstown (population: 64,312), 60 miles from both Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Served by air, bus, and train; air also serves Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small-medium city

Youngstown State University
1 University Plaza
Youngstown, OH
44555

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
18%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
50%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age
CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
13%
Top 1/4
36%
Top 1/2
69%
Bottom 1/2
31%
Bottom 1/4
8%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
600
25th
480
75th
590
25th
480
75th
24
25th
16
75th
25
25th
17
75th
24
25th
18

Admissions Facts

Application fee $45
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Neither
Application deadline (priority deadline) February 15
Application deadline (final deadline) August 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

69%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,039
Declined 2,597
Total Received 8,636

Admissions Factors

Required

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language
Secondary School Record
Secondary School GPA

Recommended

Completion of college-prepatory program

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Recommendations

CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

90%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

Financial Aid

72%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$8,088

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $9,588
Room & board $9,700
Additional fees $68
Books & supplies $1,100
Total $20,456
Average Financial Aid - $8,088
Total with Avg. Aid $12,368
CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

Financial Facts

Net Price Calculator Visit calculator

Financial Aid Office


P: 877 468-6978
F: 330 941-1659
ysufinaid@ysu.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Baseball
Basketball
Bowling
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

bass fishing, bowling, climbing, fencing, ice hockey, lacrosse, racquetball, running, soccer, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

bowling, climbing, equestrian sports, fencing, ice dancing, lacrosse, racquetball, running, shooting sports, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

arena football, badminton, basketball, billiards, flag football, football, kickball, pickleball, racquetball, soccer, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (beach/indoor)

CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Horizon League, Missouri Valley Football Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing.
Advertising.
American/United States Studies/Civilization.
Anthropology, General.
Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
Art Teacher Education.
Astronomy.
Athletic Training/Trainer.
Biochemistry.
Biology Teacher Education.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business and Innovation/Entrepreneurship Teacher Education.
Business/Commerce, General.
Business/Managerial Economics.
Chemical Engineering.
Chemistry, General.
Child Care and Support Services Management.
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians.
Civil Engineering, General.
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist.
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician.
Computer Programming/Programmer, General.
Computer Science.
Computer Teacher Education.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician.
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.
Creative Writing.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Critical Care Nursing.
Curriculum and Instruction.
Dance, Other.
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist.
Dietetic Technician.
Dietetics/Dietitian.
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Economics, General.
Education, General.
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs.
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented.
Educational Leadership and Administration, General.
Educational Psychology.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician.
Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other.
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic).
Engineering, General.
English Language and Literature, General.
English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
Environmental Science.
Exercise Science and Kinesiology.
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing.
Family and Community Services.
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education.
Fashion Merchandising.
Finance, General.
Fine/Studio Arts, General.
Foreign Language Teacher Education.
Forensic Science and Technology.
French Language Teacher Education.
French Language and Literature.
General Studies.
Geography.
Geology/Earth Science, General.
Gerontology.
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other.
Health Teacher Education.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
History Teacher Education.
History, General.
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management.
Hospitality Administration/Management, General.
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
Industrial Engineering.
Information Resources Management.
Information Technology.
International Business/Trade/Commerce.
Italian Language and Literature.
Journalism.
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Management Information Systems, General.
Manufacturing Engineering.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Materials Science.
Mathematics Teacher Education.
Mathematics, General.
Mechanical Engineering.
Mechanical/Mechanical Engineering Technology/Technician.
Medical/Clinical Assistant.
Music History, Literature, and Theory.
Music Performance, General.
Music Teacher Education.
Music Theory and Composition.
Music, General.
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing.
Philosophy.
Photography.
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.
Physics Teacher Education.
Physics, General.
Political Science and Government, General.
Pre-Law Studies.
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing.
Psychology, General.
Psychology, Other.
Public Health, General.
Quality Control Technology/Technician.
Radio and Television.
Reading Teacher Education.
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Religion/Religious Studies.
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist.
Rhetoric and Composition.
School Psychology.
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
Social Science Teacher Education.
Social Sciences, General.
Social Studies Teacher Education.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Spanish Language and Literature.
Special Education and Teaching, General.
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness, General.
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor.
CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Social Work
  3. General Studies

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Natural Science
  • Technologies
  • Other

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

13,734

total students

81%

in-state

19%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

89%

12,192
students

Female
55%
6,657

Male
45%
5,535

11%

1,542
students

Female
62%
963

Male
38%
579

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

72%

8,822
students

Female
53%
4,648

Male
47%
4,174

28%

3,370
students

Female
60%
2,009

Male
40%
1,361

CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
9%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
73%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

1%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 1

Summer: April 1

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 70
Countries most often represented India
Kuwait
Nepal
Saudi Arabia
South Korea
Vietnam
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation
CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.

CollegeXpress Logo
X
Get the latest college advice straight to your inbox.

By subscribing, I agree to receive CollegeXpress emails. I agree to make my information available to colleges and universities, scholarship programs, and other companies that have relevant/related offers.