Missouri State University at Springfield School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Springfield, MO

$7,588

Avg in-state tuition

$15,898

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Missouri State University at Springfield

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.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Missouri State University at Springfield is a large public university located on an urban campus in Springfield, Missouri. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 23,453, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 88%. The university offers 89 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 56%, and a student-faculty ratio of 20:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,588, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $15,898.

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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

88% 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 Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program 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 1040-1240

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-27

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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23k

Students Enrolled

39%

Online Student Enrollment

20:1

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.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

80%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Black

4%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

2%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

59%

Socio-economic diversity

31% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

82

Total Online Enrollment

9,079

Student Location Breakout

39% 61%

Percent of Programs Online

58% On-campus

42% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates 42% online

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 27% online

Graduate Certificate 62% online

Master's 54% online

Doctorate 25% online

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

31%

State Grant Aid

40%

Institution Grant Aid

63%

Pell Grant

31%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,862
State Grant Aid $2,022
Institution Grant Aid $3,420
Pell Grant Aid $4,633

Financial Outlook

$34k

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.