Michigan State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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East Lansing, Michigan Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$14,460

Avg in-state tuition

$39,766

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Michigan State University

Michigan State University is a large public university located on an urban campus in East Lansing, Michigan. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 49,809, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 71%. The university offers 119 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 81%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $14,460, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $39,766.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

71% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 71%

Retention Rate 91%

Graduation Rate 81%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1100-1320

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 23-29

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

52%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

50k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

66%

Non-U.S. Citizen

11%

Black

7%

Asian

6%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

23% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

23%

State Grant Aid

10%

Institution Grant Aid

48%

Pell Grant

23%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,568
State Grant Aid $1,266
Institution Grant Aid $10,118
Pell Grant Aid $5,045

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships