Western Oklahoma State College (WOSC)

Altus, OK

Get Admissions Info

Western Oklahoma State College

Western Oklahoma State College

Western Oklahoma State College Student Essentials

Western Oklahoma State College Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Pioneers
Website: www.wosc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $3,097
Out-of-State Tuition: $6,968
Retention Rate: 47%
Enrollment: 8,089
Year Established: 1926

About WOSC

Exemplary educational opportunities await you at the Western Oklahoma State College in Altus, Oklahoma, where you’ll receive the training and instruction to prepare you to meet the needs of the community and world at large.

The school encourages becoming involved in student life to get the most of your education. You can do this by joining one of the many student clubs, from the Technology Club to the United Methodist Student Association to Phi Theta Kappa or participating in the school’s many cultural and academic events. Students also have access to leadership opportunities.

Academics offered at the college include a wide range of associate’s degrees in the fields of art, science and applied science. Programs include Art, Behavioral Science, Agricultural Sciences, Criminal Justice and many more. A certificate of mastery is also offered in Child Development Assistance.

Admissions have an open-door policy, providing easy access to higher education for students who have earned a high school diploma or GED and submit their ACT or SAT scores. There is no minimum score requirement for the ACT, SAT or COMPASS tests.

Tuition is set lower for Oklahoma residents.

Merit-based scholarships are available to eligible students who have completed a FAFSA by March 1 and received at least a score of 23 on the ACT. Other forms of financial aid include federal loans, grants and work-study programs.

Get More Information

WOSC Map & Location

Western Oklahoma State College
2801 N Main St
Altus, OK 73521


View campus map for Western Oklahoma State College

Getting Around WOSC

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Altus, OK

Winter
Dec
52
27
Jan
53
25
Feb
57
29
Spring
Mar
66
37
Apr
75
47
May
83
58
Summer
Jun
92
67
Jul
96
71
Aug
96
70
Fall
Sep
87
61
Oct
76
49
Nov
64
37

WOSC Students

Total Students 8,089

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 10%
  • African American: 24%
  • Caucasian: 50%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 14%
Latino 10%
African American 24%
Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 14%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 10%
Part-Time 90%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

Get Admissions Info

Western Oklahoma State College

Western Oklahoma State College

Other Schools Near Altus, OK

This web site and associated pages are not associated with, endorsed by, or sponsored by Western Oklahoma State College (WOSC). CampusExplorer.com has no official or unofficial affiliation with Western Oklahoma State College (WOSC).