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Missouri Southern State University Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$25
Undergrad Application Fee
$35
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

Address:
3950 E. Newman Road Joplin, MO 64801-1595
Phone: (417) 625-9300
General Site: www.mssu.edu
Admissions: http://www.mssu.edu/offices/admissions/index.php
Application: https://www.mssu.edu/offices/admissions/admissions-application.php
Missouri Southern State University
  • Located in Joplin, MO
  • Public
  • 5,783 students enrolled
  • 94% admitted
  • $5,732 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Brian from Joplin, MO
  • Dec-05-2016 I am a past student here

    Make sure you apply for scholarships and grants. Also if you are living in a state bordering Missouri or live in Texas, you can get some kind of in state tuition discount, but you would have to check on specifics for that.

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  • Thelma - Green Forest, AR
  • Dec-24-2015 I am a current student here

    To future prospective students: The moment I stepped foot onto the campus for a tour, I knew that this was the college for me. Not only did I get to see the beautiful campus, I also got to meet some of the staff. Let me tell you I have never met a group of people so willing to help. They truly care about their students, and you can clearly see it after speaking to them for only a few minutes. Tip #1: If you're looking for a party college, this is not the place for you. You'll have to drive to go to a decent party or a club. MSSU itself is a relatively calm campus. That is why I like it; you won't be kept awake because of some loud party. Tip #2: Take advantage of the education. You'll get a great education for an even greater price! The teachers here are always wanting you to succeed, so they will work with you. Tip #3: Go to campus activities. Not only do you have a great time, but you'll find yourself making new friends! Campus events range from bingo (prizes included) to movie showings. There's always something going on, and there's always something for everyone.

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  • Sia
  • Sep-20-2014 I am a current student here

    Do take your professors up on the offer to get help outside class; it'll establish a good relationship with them, and they're knowledgeable about what they teach. Learn how to fix meals at home or in the dorm, because the food available really isn't good at all. Explore the campus, because there are all sorts of weird places you never knew about.

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  • AshLeigh from Stella, MO
  • Dec-19-2013 I am a current student here

    The professors here are great - but every professor is different. Not only should you ask the professors tests about their classes, but you should also ask people who have previously taken their classes before each semester starts if you can. They often have the most insight as to the best resources for studying, testing strategies, and possible surprises that could come up throughout the semester.

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