901 S. National Springfield, MO 65897 417-836-5517
http://www.missouristate.edu info@missouristate.edu
About Missouri State University
  • Year of Foundation 1905
  • Size of Campus 450 acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 16,157
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56%, 44%, 7%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,920 in-state, $9,840 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $5,294
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No. 14,463
Missouri State University is a public, comprehensive metropolitan system with a statewide mission in public affairs, whose purpose is to develop educated persons. The University's identity is distinguished by its public affairs mission, which entails a campus-wide commitment to foster expertise and responsibility in ethical leadership, cultural competence and community engagement.The Missouri State University campuses are structured to address the special needs of the urban and rural populations they serve.This foundation provides the basis for mastery of disciplinary and professional studies.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Sigma Lambda, Beta Alpha Psi, Business Information Fraternity, Delta Tau Alpha (Agriculture Honor Society), Golden Key International Honour Society, Graduate of Business Professional Honor Society, Honors Council, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, La
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Bear Bush; New Student Festival; Homecoming-Bearfest Village, Parade, & Game; SU Talent Show (Student Union); Relax for Life; May Day
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Students United, Asian American Pacific Islander Organization, Black Collegians, Association of, Hispanic-American Leadership Organization (HALO), Indonesian Students, Society of, Korean Student Association, Le Club
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 14
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Abundant Life Ministeries, Baptist Student Union, Campus Advance, Campus Crusade for Christ, Campus Ministries Council, Catholic Campus Ministries, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Christian Campus House, Christian Student C
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 14
  • Number of frat chapter houses 10
  • Number of sororities 10
  • Distance to nearest bus Springfield (10)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport St. Louis (220), Springfield (10)
  • Distance to nearest train Jefferson City (150)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 24%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
Campus Services
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Library Facilities Duane G. Meyer Library is the main library located on the Springfield campus. Paul Evans Library of Fruit Science (located on the Mountain Grove Campus); Greenwood Laboratory School Library (K-12); Our Archives and Special Collections Department located i
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available No
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 16%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Student Employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 72%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 52%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Southwest Missouri State University, Drury University, Arkansas University of Missouri-Kansas City, University of Missouri-St. Louis, University of Missouri-Columbia, University of Missouri-Rolla, Iowa State, Kansas, Nebraska, Illinois, Colorado, Oklahoma
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