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Degrees & Programs Search

Wright State offers 140 undergraduate majors 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.

$11,362

Average annual tuition cost

13:1

Student-to-faculty ratio

111,000

Alumni worldwide

The People of Wright State

Student Profile

Energy field

Graduate engineering student Mohammad Naser completes internship at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory
An interest in engineering and renewable energy led Mohammad Naser to pursue a master’s degree at Wright State.
Student Profile

All business

Wright State senior Jugad Mattu’s interest in international business takes her through some surprising turns
Jugad Mattu will work for AmeriCorps as she nears her bachelor’s degree in international business at Wright State.
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Politically precocious

Newman Fellow Whitney Tyler spearheads voter engagement on the Wright State campus
Whitney Tyler is an Honors student at Wright State, has a prestigious Newman Fellowship and is a student democracy fellow for the Campus Vote Project.

The Wright Guarantee

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

M.B.A. Virtual Open House

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 6 pm to 7 pm

Ecoseminar

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 1:25 pm to 2:20 pm
Virtual

News

Chamber String Orchestra will present its first concert of Fall Semester

The Wright State University Chamber String Orchestra will present a special performance on Oct. 6 at 3:30 p.m. in the Student Union Atrium.

Boonshoft School of Medicine to begin Rural Family Medicine Residency Program

The residency program will train family medicine physicians who will go on to establish their medical practice in rural Ohio.

Electric energy

Wright State research team receives a $500,000 federal grant to accelerate manufacturing of thermoelectric materials

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