Midwestern State University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Wichita Falls, TX

$9,601

Avg in-state tuition

$11,551

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Midwestern State University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Midwestern State University is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Wichita Falls, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,969, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 79%. The university offers 50 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 45%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $9,601, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $11,551.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

79% 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.

Test scores Required

High school rank Required

High school GPA Recommended

Completion of college prep program Not required or recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 930-1120

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-22

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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6k

Students Enrolled

52%

Online Student Enrollment

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

49%

Hispanic

19%

Black

14%

Non-U.S. Citizen

9%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

63%

Socio-economic diversity

54% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

13

Total Online Enrollment

3,077

Student Location Breakout

52% 48%

Percent of Programs Online

84% On-campus

16% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 4% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 38% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

54%

State Grant Aid

50%

Institution Grant Aid

74%

Pell Grant

54%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,928
State Grant Aid $3,762
Institution Grant Aid $5,343
Pell Grant Aid $4,684

Financial Outlook

$42k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$23k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

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.