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Wright State University-Lake Campus – Tuition & Success Analysis

Celina, OH

Wright State University-Lake Campus – Snapshot


Four-Year Public University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,073

Average annual cost of attendance: $9,925

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $24,282

Campus Setting: Rural

Religious Affiliation: None

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Wright State University-Lake Campus Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $6,725

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $8,236

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $10,248

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $12,104

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $13,354


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Wright State University-Lake Campus. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Wright State University-Lake Campus Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 42%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 70%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $39,500

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 62%

Wright State University-Lake Campus Admissions

Wright State University-Lake Campus Acceptance Rate: 99%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 438 to 533

SAT Critical Reading: 413 to 458

SAT Writing: 385 to 440

ACT English: 17 to 23

ACT Math: 18 to 25

ACT Writing: 6 to 8

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Wright State University-Lake Campus actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Wright State University-Lake Campus Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 32%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 39%

Typical student debt: $24,282

Typical monthly loan payment: $258

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Majors at Wright State University-Lake Campus


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Wright State University-Lake Campus:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 51%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 1%
  • Education – 15%
  • Engineering – 10%
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields – 4%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 2%
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences – 1%
  • History – 1%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities – 4%
  • Physical Sciences – 1%
  • Psychology – 2%
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions – 1%
  • Social Sciences – 4%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 5%

For more information about the various majors at Wright State University-Lake Campus, visit their website.

Wright State University-Lake Campus Diversity


Overall Composition at Wright State University-Lake Campus

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Wright State University-Lake Campus full time:  83%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Wright State University-Lake Campus part time:  17%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Wright State University-Lake Campus:  16%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 0%

Black: 3%

Hispanic: 2%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Two or more races: 1%

Unknown: 0%

White: 92%

Wright State University-Lake Campus Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 1.6

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 4.0

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 12.8

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.