Missouri State University-Springfield

Springfield, MO, USA
3.78 Average Rating
Missouri State University located in Springfield, Missouri is a public institution and the second largest university in the state by enrollment. MSU operates a fruit research station in Mountain Grove and is classified as a “master’s university” by the Carnegie Foundation. The school offers Study Away Programs for students wanting to travel internationally for academic credit for as long as a year or as little as a week. Civic engagement is offered through several school-based community service programs such as Bears Bringing Hope, which raises funds for victims of natural disasters.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
87%
Out of State Students
12%
0
100
84%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Other May 20, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
23,697
Total Number of Undergrads
20,364
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
31%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
55%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
21:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$15,173
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$7,376
Out-of-State Tuition
$15,326
0
100
55%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
75%
Average Aid Per Year
$5,480
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
42%
58%
Student Organizations
514
Size of Town
City: Midsize
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Springfield
Saint Louis
Kansas City
Columbia
Dallas
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$39,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.78 Average Rating
missouri state university is an absolutely wonderful school. the classes are generally small and close-knit. there are so many programs to join and feel welcome!
Kelly from Hazelwood, MO
This is a top school. Eventful, sociable, and academically fit for me. I recommend MSU!
Michael from Springfield, MO

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