Wright State University-Main Campus

3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435
(937) 775-3333 | http://www.wright.edu

Named after the Wright brothers, Wright State has built a national reputation as an urban research university steeped in a culture of innovation. Wright State is designated by The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity and ranks fourth among Ohio's public universities in federal research expenditures. Wright State is also a national leader in serving students with disabilities. Its strong links to business and community organizations offer unique educational opportunities to a diverse student body of nearly 18,000.


In-State Undergraduate: $8,730
Out-of-State Undergraduate: $17,098
Average Textbooks: $1,008

In-State Graduate: $12,788
Out-of-State Graduate: $22,224
Student Count

Undergraduate: 12,682
Graduate: 4,160
GI Bill Students: 924

Male: 48.4%
Female: 51.6%


Religious: No Religious Affiliation
Ethnicity: No ethnic affiliation
Gender: Coed School

School information

Duration: 4 Year
College Type: Public
Setting: Suburb
Accreditation: Regional
Calendar: Semesters

Online Undergraduate Courses: Yes
Online Graduate Courses: Yes

Avg. accepted score

SAT Math:
SAT Critical Reading:
ACT: 20


Admissions Info

3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
Dayton, OH 45435

(937) 775-3333
College Website

Veteran Affairs Info

Seth Gordon
Allyn Hall 131

(937) 775-5550
No Fax Number Listed
College Website

Military Offerings
Military/Veteran Support
B.A.H $1,239
Campus SVA Chapter yes
Full-Time Veteran Counselor On Campus yes
Signed VA Principles Of Excellence yes
Club/Association For Veterans yes
Veteran Upward Bound Program no
8 Keys to Veterans' Success yes
Offers ROTC Program yes
Member of S.O.C no
Academic Support
Offers College Credit for Military Experiences yes
Awards Credit For CLEP Exam yes
Awards Credit For DSST Exam yes
Financial Support
Comply with The Veteran's Choice Act yes
Approved for TA Funding yes
Yellow Ribbon Program yes
Scholarships for Military yes
Reduced Tuition for Military yes
Majors Offered
  • A Associates
  • B Bachelors
  • BC Post B.A Certificate
  • M Masters
  • MC Post M.A Certificate
  • D Doctorate
  • Accounting B M
  • Acting B
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General M
  • Adult Health Nurse/Nursing M
  • African-American/Black Studies B
  • Anatomy M
  • Anthropology B
  • Applied Mathematics, General M
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation B
  • Art Teacher Education B M
  • Art/Art Studies, General B
  • Biochemistry M
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering B M
  • Biological and Physical Sciences D
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General B M
  • Business Administration and Management, General A B M
  • Business Teacher Education B M
  • Business/Commerce, General A M
  • Business/Managerial Economics B
  • Chemistry, General B M
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General B
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist B
  • Clinical Psychology M D
  • Community Organization and Advocacy B
  • Community Psychology M
  • Computer Engineering, General B M D
  • Computer Teacher Education M
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General B M
  • Counseling Psychology M
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services M
  • Criminology B
  • Curriculum and Instruction M
  • Dance, General B
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General B
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching B M
  • Economics, General B M
  • Economics, Other M
  • Education, General M
  • Education, Other M MC
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances M
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation B M
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities B M
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities B M
  • Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented M
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General M
  • Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision M
  • Educational/Instructional Technology M
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering B M
  • Elementary Education and Teaching B M
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics B
  • Engineering Science B M
  • Engineering, General D
  • English Language and Literature, General B M
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education B
  • Environmental Health B D
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies B
  • Finance, General B M
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General B
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education B M
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General B M
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other M
  • French Language and Literature B
  • Geographic Information Science and Cartography B
  • Geography B
  • Geology/Earth Science, General B M
  • Geophysics and Seismology M
  • German Language and Literature B
  • Gerontology B
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other M D
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General B
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management M
  • Higher Education/Higher Education Administration M
  • History, General B M
  • Homeland Security, Other B
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General B
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies M
  • Industrial Engineering M
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology M D
  • Information Science/Studies A
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce B M
  • International Relations and Affairs B M
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching B M
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching M
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science B
  • Latin Language and Literature B
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other A B
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A B
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management B M
  • Management Information Systems, General A B M
  • Management Science B M
  • Manufacturing Engineering B
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General B M
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling M
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies B
  • Materials Engineering B M
  • Mathematics Teacher Education B M
  • Mathematics, General B M
  • Mechanical Engineering B M
  • Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology M
  • Medical Scientist M
  • Medicine D
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other M
  • Modern Greek Language and Literature B M
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory B
  • Music Performance, General B M
  • Music Teacher Education B M
  • Music, General B M
  • Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management B
  • Nursing Administration M
  • Nursing Education B
  • Nursing Science M D
  • Operations Management and Supervision M
  • Pediatric Nurse/Nursing B
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology M
  • Philosophy B
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching B M
  • Physics, General B M
  • Physics, Other M
  • Physiology, General M
  • Political Science and Government, General B
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing B
  • Psychology, General A B
  • Public Administration M
  • Public Health, General M
  • Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing M
  • Public Relations/Image Management B
  • Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management M
  • Reading Teacher Education M
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse B M
  • Religion/Religious Studies B
  • Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education B
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education B M
  • Secondary Education and Teaching M
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation B
  • Social Sciences, Other M
  • Social Studies Teacher Education B
  • Social Work B M
  • Sociology A B
  • Spanish Language and Literature B
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric A B
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management M
  • Statistics, General B M
  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling M
  • Systems Science and Theory M
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth M
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other M
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels M
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor B
  • Technical Teacher Education B M
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology B
  • Transportation/Mobility Management B
  • Urban Studies/Affairs B
  • Visual and Performing Arts, Other M
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor B
  • Women's Studies B