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

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Morehead, Kentucky Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$9,290

Avg in-state tuition

$13,876

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Morehead State University

Morehead State University is a medium-sized public university located on a rural campus in Morehead, Kentucky. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 9,654, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 78%. The university offers 52 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $9,290, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $13,876.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

78% 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 78%

Retention Rate 73%

Graduation Rate 46%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 948-1223

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-26

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

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

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61%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

10k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

89%

Black

3%

Two or more races

3%

Hispanic

2%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

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

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

55%

State Grant Aid

86%

Institution Grant Aid

74%

Pell Grant

54%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,879
State Grant Aid $2,758
Institution Grant Aid $5,894
Pell Grant Aid $4,573
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.