|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||20:1|
|Dormitory capacity||900 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Missouri Southern State University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,599 applications and 2,452 students were granted admission. Missouri Southern State University is at the #92 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 95% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 0% submitted SAT scores.
|ACT||18 to 24|
Missouri Southern State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $10,002 and in-state students paid $4,957.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Missouri Southern State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 53% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,436 (which is 0.1% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Missouri Southern State University in 2016-2017, was 459, which is 52% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,708 (which is 11.2% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Missouri Southern State University has enrolled a total of 6,231 students (4,493 students full-time and 1,738 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 6,231 students, 667 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and 6,117 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 114 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,018 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 6%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Missouri Southern State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||26%||575||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||18%||394||0|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||10%||222||0|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||5%||117|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||4%||78||8|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||3%||66|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||58|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||46|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||28|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||1%||13|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Missouri Southern State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Missouri Southern State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,500. Last year, out of the total 1,918 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,726 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,057 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,769 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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