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Langston University

Langston, OK, USA
3.25 Average Rating

Langston University is a public institution and historically black college. LU operates a main campus in Langston, Oklahoma as well as University Centers in Oklahoma City and Tulsa. It is a land-grant institution best known for its E de la Garza Institute for Goat Research. Popular fields of study include hospital management, psychology, and corrections administration.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • HBCU
  • Coed

Need Aware

This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town

Admissions Requirements

SAT
Yes
ACT
Yes
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
41%
Out-Of-State Students
38%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
2,219
Total Number of Undergrads
2,033
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

0
100
7%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
21%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,137
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$6,226
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$13,586
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$10,244
Books and Supplies
$780

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
67%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,010
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
67%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,736
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$3,973

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
59%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$8,663
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$11,967
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$266
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
36%
64%
Student Organizations
30
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

0
100
61%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Lions
School Colors
Orange/Blue
Varsity Athletics Association
NAIA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Central States Football League

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Oklahoma City
Tulsa
Dallas
Houston
Los Angeles
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
50%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$31,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.25 Average Rating
langston university is an excellent school for students who aren't exposed to their african american culture. it's a smaller school, which allows students to feel more connected to their professors and peers. really great institution for students who want to branch out into community service, and doing things for others.
Andria from Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Langston University is a extremely welcoming campus.
Langston University students have a genuine love for the school.
Langston University is a place where everyone is family.
Jessica from Chicago, IL
I honestly give Langston about a serious 8. I wanted to go to other schools. but I'm glad Langston was my choice. Transferring doesn't even cross my mind.
Sharon from Pearland, TX
Langston University isba great school! if you are looking for a small HBCU that is nice and quiet this is the place! the faculty are caring and very hands on when it come to helping their students! A very community based campusband wide variety of students a great peraonalities!
Edwin from Lewisville, TX
Langston University is the Passport to the World. It provides vast opportunities for students to succeed.
Jennifer from Langston, OK
Langston University is a wonderful university and is a student driven campus. There are many activities to indulge in at Langston University. Langston University is truly your Passport to Greatness !
Khalil from Dallas, TX

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