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Degrees & Programs Search

Wright State offers 140 undergraduate degree programs and 136 graduate degree options. Type in some keywords and you’ll see we have a program that works for you.

 

Why Wright State?

Named for Ohio's world-famous Wright brothers, Wright State University offers a unique blend of access, affordability, and innovation.

$11,740

Average annual cost
(Tuition, books, and supplies)

13:1

Student-to-faculty ratio

114,000

Alumni worldwide

The People of Wright State

Student Profile

Effective detective

Early disease detection is the focus of an internship of Wright State biomedical engineering major Garrett Regan
Wright State senior Garrett Regan utilizes machine learning to detect aneurysms on CT scans during an internship.
Alumni Profile

Business builder

Wright State communication alumna Pamela Cone directs a nonprofit organization that helps women start companies 
Pamela Cone, a Wright State communication alumna, is director of Aviatra-Dayton a nonprofit organization that supports women in business.
Student Profile

Campus confidence

Student involvement on campus is a top priority for student body president Jonathan Ciero
Jonathan Ciero, a senior mechanical engineering major, was elected the student body president for the 2021–22 academic year.

The Wright Guarantee Tuition Program

You can know what college will cost for the next four years—and we’ll guarantee it. The Wright Guarantee Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of tuition, housing, and dining over a four-year college career for new incoming, in-state, degree-seeking undergraduate students. Apply today and lock in one of the lowest tuition rates among Ohio’s four-year state universities.

Panorama of Downtown Dayton skyline at twilight, looking across the Great Miami River near RiverScape MetroPark

Explore Dayton

Dayton’s vibrant downtown and its shops, restaurants, and sports venues are surrounded by a diverse metropolitan area of almost a million residents. Those who live in the Dayton area enjoy an affordable cost of living and housing as well as a rich quality of life that includes outdoor recreation, performing arts and other cultural amenities, professional and college sports, historical landmarks, and almost endless shopping and dining options.

Events

Volunteer Fair (Virtual) -- We Serve U

Monday, September 20 to Friday, October 29, 2021

Collegiate eSports Club: League of Legends Gold Team Practice

Thursday, September 30, 7 pm to Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 10 pm
Online

Global Health Initiative : GHI Winter Clothing Drive for Global Health Clinic

Monday, October 4, Noon to Friday, December 10, 2021, 1 pm
White Hall

News

Getting into a rhythm

Wright State biomedical engineering alum Bridget Frost thriving at a heart technology company
Wright State University biomedical engineering alumna Bridget Frost helps develop devices used in cardiac surgery.

Dayton Campus COVID-19 testing and vaccination center opens, required surveillance testing begins

Wright State will offer free COVID-19 vaccines and weekly required surveillance testing to students, faculty and staff in the testing and vaccination center, 023 Student Union.

Wright State Official Social Media

Photo looking up at the replica Wright "B" Flyer, installed above the second floor of Paul Laurence Dunbar Library