Fort Hays State University

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#16 Overall Score: 89 Best Online Bachelor's Programs

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Bachelor's Program Overview

Fort Hays State University, a public institution, has been offering online bachelor's degree programs since 2000-2001. The majority of the online classes are recorded and archived, so students can access lecture material at their own convenience. When applying for the online programs at Fort Hays State University, it's important to note that the deadline is rolling.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2000-2001
Total enrollment 7,165
2013-2014 Tuition $182 per credit
Application deadline Rolling
Admissions URL
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U.S. News Rankings

Student Engagement rank 19
Student Engagement score 80
Faculty Credentials and Training rank 66
Faculty Credentials and Training score 69
Student Services and Technology rank 9
Student Services and Technology score 75
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.9


Application deadline (U.S. residents) Rolling
Application deadline (international students) Rolling
Priority application deadline N/A
Admissions website
Director of admissions Dennis King
Admissions phone (785) 628-4291
Admissions email
Denies admittance to qualified applicants No

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Maximum class size 25
Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 241
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 170
Average online teaching experience 6 years
Five most popular majors
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 52%
Organizational Leadership 17%
Business/Commerce, General 5%
Political Science and Government, Other 4%
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 3%
Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Can earn degree entirely outside U.S. Yes
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Student Body

Total enrollment 7,165
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
New entrants who are first-time freshmen 1%
Average student age 34

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Technology & Support

Required Internet speed 128k
Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24-7 live tech support No

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Paying for School

Tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $182
In-state, out-of-district tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $182
Out-of-state tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $182
Tuition for international students (per credit) $182
Financial aid available Both institutional and federal aid are available

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