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IPEDS ID: 201690
OPE ID: 00302600
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Central State University
1400 Brush Row Rd, Wilberforce, Ohio 45384-1004
General information:  (937) 376-6011
Website:  www.centralstate.edu
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:  Rural: Fringe
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  2,068 (2,036 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  13 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
4%
Other Characteristics
Historically Black College or University
Special Learning Opportunities
ROTC (Army)
Teacher certification
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2013Full timePart time
Total faculty10592
Instructional10591
Research and public service01
Total graduate assistants-0
Instructional-0
Research-0
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
Tuition and fees
In-state$5,480$5,672$5,870$6,0583.2%
Out-of-state$12,220$12,648$13,090$13,5103.2%
Books and supplies$1,200$1,200$1,200$1,2000.0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$8,198$8,484$8,782$9,0463.0%
Other$1,500$1,500$1,500$1,5000.0%
Off Campus
Room and board$8,198$8,484$8,784$9,0463.0%
Other$2,400$2,400$2,400$2,4000.0%
Off Campus with Family
Other$2,400$2,400$2,400$2,4000.0%
Total Expenses2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
In-state
On Campus$16,378$16,856$17,352$17,8042.6%
Off Campus$17,278$17,756$18,254$18,7042.5%
Off Campus with Family$9,080$9,272$9,470$9,6582.0%
Out-of-state
On Campus$23,118$23,832$24,572$25,2562.8%
Off Campus$24,018$24,732$25,474$26,1562.7%
Off Campus with Family$15,820$16,248$16,690$17,1102.5%
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Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year2013-2014
In-state tuition$8,496
In-state fees$0
Out-of-state tuition$13,752
Out-of-state fees$0
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition planX
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2012-2013
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid145991%————
Grant or scholarship aid43787%$3,357,919$7,684
Federal grants40781%$2,106,797$5,176
Pell grants40681%$1,870,124$4,606
Other federal grants27855%$236,673$851
State/local government grant or scholarships398%$57,753$1,481
Institutional grants or scholarships26252%$1,193,369$4,555
Student loan aid42184%$3,283,997$7,800
Federal student loans42083%$3,268,847$7,783
Other student loans31%$15,150$5,050
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid11,81186%$14,525,308$8,021
Pell grants1,60376%$7,237,313$4,515
Federal student loans1,75583%$14,938,560$8,512
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2010-20112011-20122012-2013
Average net price$8,463$10,434$11,199
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2010-20112011-20122012-2013
$0 – $30,000$3,625$11,623$10,702
$30,001 – $48,000$8,851$12,860$10,907
$48,001 – $75,000$11,251$15,015$13,365
$75,001 – $110,000$13,519$16,092$12,579
$110,001 and more$14,038$16,361$13,942
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2013
Total enrollment2,068
Undergraduate enrollment2,036
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment161
Graduate enrollment32
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 90%
Part-time: 10%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 47%
Female: 53%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 0%
Black or African American: 95%
Hispanic/Latino: 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 2%
Two or more races: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 83%
25 and over: 17%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 43%
Out-of-state: 57%
Foreign countries: 0%
Unknown: 0%
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates, Fall 2012.
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 0%
Part-time: 100%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 1%
Enrolled in some distance education: 13%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 86%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 19%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 81%
Undergraduate application fee (2013-2014): $20
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2013
TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants7,1422,8144,328
Percent admitted33%32%34%
Percent admitted who enrolled18%23%15%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPAX
Secondary school rankX
Secondary school recordX
Completion of college-preparatory programX
RecommendationsX
Formal demonstration of competenciesX
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
Test Scores: Fall 2013 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scoresNumberPercent
SAT5313%
ACT24157%
Test Scores25th Percentile*75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading370470
SAT Math360450
ACT Composite1519
ACT English1319
ACT Math1518
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Student retention:
Full-time students: 53%
Part-time students: 31%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2012 and Returned in Fall 2013
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 71 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2013.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 25%
(*) Transfer-out rate:
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
  • (*) Not all institutions report transfer-out rates.
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rates

Bachelor’s degree graduation rates measure the percentage of entering students beginning their studies full-time and are planning to get a bachelor’s degree and who complete their degree program within a specified amount of time.

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Bachelor's degree rate:
[Began in Fall 2005]
4-year: 9%
6-year: 24%
8-year: 29%
[Began in Fall 2007]
4-year: 10%
6-year: 25%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time and Began in Fall 2005 or Fall 2007
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
Male: 20%
Female: 31%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
Black or African American: 25%
Hispanic/Latino: 43%
White: 100%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 29%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2012-2013
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramBachelorMaster
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General4-
Category total4-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting1-
Business/Commerce, General77-
Category total78-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Broadcast Journalism20-
Journalism0-
Category total20-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science1-
Category total1-
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching15-
Education, Other01
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching2-
Music Teacher Education4-
Secondary Education and Teaching4-
Special Education and Teaching, General9-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels11-
Category total451
Engineering
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering1-
Manufacturing Engineering11-
Water Resources Engineering3-
Category total15-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Industrial Technology/Technician3-
Category total3-
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General6-
Category total6-
History
History, General1-
Category total1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies19-
Category total19-
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General5-
Category total5-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies7-
Category total7-
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General4-
Geology/Earth Science, General0-
Category total4-
Psychology
Psychology, General16-
Category total16-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work9-
Category total9-
Social Sciences
Economics, General0-
Geography0-
Political Science and Government, General5-
Sociology8-
Category total13-
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General6-
Jazz/Jazz Studies2-
Music Performance, General4-
Category total12-
Grand total2581
2012-2013 Varsity Athletes
NCAA Division II (with football) MenWomen
All Track Combined6075
Basketball1612
Football131
Tennis1312
Volleyball11
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission1/1/1949 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs(!)1/1/2009 -  Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs(!)9/1/1964 -  Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools(!)4/1/2007 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2012 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201020112012
Illegal weapons possession275
Drug law violations151113
Liquor law violations017
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201020112012
Illegal weapons possession120
Drug law violations556
Liquor law violations004
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible211
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Robbery101
Aggravated assault2916
Burglary549463
Motor vehicle theft100
Arson110
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible011
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Robbery100
Aggravated assault136
Burglary404424
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201120102009
Default rate20.9%21.9%26.1%
Number in default179160187
Number in repayment856730715
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)
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