1,784
Students
Financial aid thermometer
9,695
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
48
48%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Central State University is a 4-year institution located in Wilberforce, OH, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 1004
1400 Blush Row Road
Wilberforce, OH  45384
United States
Contact Mr. Stephen Williams
Director, Admissions
Email: admissions@centralstate.edu
Phone: 937-376-6218
Fax: 937-376-6648

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Agricultural Teacher Education Checkmark
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Early Childhood Education Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering Checkmark
Manufacturing Engineering Checkmark
Water Resources Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/safety Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Jazz/jazz Studies Checkmark
Music Performance Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

12,517
Applied
6,010
Accepted
1,784
Enrolled
48%
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Female Admissions

8,034
Females Applied
4,167
Females Accepted
52%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

4,483
Males Applied
1,843
Males Accepted
41%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

20
Application Fee
2.7
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Required for some programs A minimum high school GPA of 2.2
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen June 15th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer June 15th Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

3,926
In-state
5,926
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,420
Full-time student fees
10,232
Room & board
5,500
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

9,695
Avg. Financial Aid Package
8,934
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,803
Avg. Loan Aid
0
Avg. Grant Aid
7,455
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
9%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,784
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
38%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.62%
Black or African American 91.9%
White or Caucasian 0.91%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.11%
Two or more races 1.81%
Other 2.27%

Gender

Male (40.86%)
Female (59.14%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 36%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Spring Week and Welcome Week activities

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Student Ambassadors, student government, Make it Happen (Inter-Faith), Daughters of Nia Anaya (Social Group) and Evolutions (Modeling Troupe)

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

213
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 98
Part-time - 115
Male - 125
Female - 88