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Northeastern State University

Tahlequah, Oklahoma

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Northeastern State University

Public 4 Year

About Northeastern State University

Northeastern State University (NSU) is a public university with its main campus located in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, United States, at the foot of the Ozark Mountains. The university also has two other campuses in Muskogee and Broken Arrow. Northeastern is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of Oklahoma as well as one of the oldest institutions of higher learning west of the Mississippi River. Tahlequah is home to the capital of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma and about 25 percent of the students at NSU identify themselves as American Indian. The university has many courses focused on Native American linguistics, and offers Cherokee language Education as a major. Cherokee can be studied as a second language, and some classes are taught in Cherokee for first language speakers as well.

Location

Located in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.

600 N Grand, Tahlequah, OK, 74464-2399, Cherokee County

Northeastern State University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2021 Best Colleges in America

#1297 of 6828

2021 Best Colleges in Oklahoma

#13 of 131

2021 Best Public Colleges in Oklahoma

#7 of 74

Most Popular Majors

Out of 25 majors categories at Northeastern State University, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Northeastern State University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni