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State University

State universities are operated by the states in which they exist, and offer several unique opportunities and advantages that you might not find at other universities. If you're looking for more information about state universities, then you've come to the right place.

Attending a State University: What to Expect

For information on some of the basic expectations you should have regarding state universities, check out this article and the information within.

By Peterson's Staff updated on January 23, 2013
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  • Setting Suburban
  • Size 8,257 students
  • In-State $4,600
  • Out-of-State $14,886
  • Acceptance Moderately Difficult
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  • Type Public
  • Setting Small
  • Size 40,085 students
  • In-State $16,572
  • Out-of-State $29,522
  • Acceptance Very Difficult
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  • Type Public
  • Setting Small Town
  • Size 6,727 students
  • In-State $48,800
  • Out-of-State $48,800
  • Acceptance Not Reported
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