Northwest Missouri State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Maryville, Missouri Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,238

Avg in-state tuition

$14,020

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Northwest Missouri State University

Northwest Missouri State University is a medium-sized public university located on a rural campus in Maryville, Missouri. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,104, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 73%. The university offers 81 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 52%, and a student-faculty ratio of 21:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,238, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $14,020.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

73% 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 73%

Retention Rate 76%

Graduation Rate 52%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 998-1240

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-25

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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59%

Female Student Population

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

7k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

80%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Black

5%

Hispanic

3%

Two or more races

3%

Unknown

2%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

41% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

41%

State Grant Aid

37%

Institution Grant Aid

90%

Pell Grant

41%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,509
State Grant Aid $2,010
Institution Grant Aid $5,690
Pell Grant Aid $4,536
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.