Missouri State University

Women's WCLA Contact: Jolie Quinn
Profile
Size
9 / 10
20,364 Undergrads / 23,697 Students
Cost
4 / 10
$15,173 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
84% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
21 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
77%
Overall Graduation Rate
55%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
31% / 55%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are played in-state. The team also travels to Oklahoma and Kentucky.

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Location
901 S National Avenue, Springfield, MO, 65897, Springfield, MO, 65897 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Springfield Missouri Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Kansas City Missouri Area
  • Columbia Missouri Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Joplin Missouri Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Fayetteville Arkansas Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
Where Grads Work
  • Mercy
  • Cerner Corporation
  • Walmart
  • Ozarks Technical Community College
  • Jack Henry & Associates
  • AT&T
  • Springfield Public Schools
  • Sprint
  • CoxHealth
  • Boeing
  • Bass Pro Shops
  • US Army
  • Edward Jones
  • O'Reilly Auto Parts
  • BKD CPAs & Advisors
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
  • Healthcare Services
  • Administrative
  • Consulting
  • Human Resources
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
465 - 615
Math
510 - 620
Total
1040 - 1300
ACT
English
21 - 27
Math
20 - 26
Composite
21 - 26

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 9,453 3,607 5,846
% Admitted 84% 82% 85%
% Admits That Enroll 41% 43% 39%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.63
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
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    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (27%)
    Education (14%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Health Professions (7%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Agriculture (4%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (1%)
    Engineering Technology
    History
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Engineering
    Architecture
    Athlete Graduation Rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $15,173

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$7,306 $14,110
    Books & Supplies$1,100 $1,100
    Cost of Living$8,537 $8,537
    Personal Expenses$4,119 $4,119
     
    Sticker Price$21,062 $27,532

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    90% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship75%$5,480
    Federal Grants32%$4,231
    Pell Grants32%$4,157
    Other Federal3%$924
    State & Local Grants40%$2,143
    Institutional Grants59%$3,185
     
    Student Loans59%$6,721
    Federal Loans59%$5,441
    Other Loans9%$8,709

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets NANA

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $22,424.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,750 $238

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 8,564 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $39,300

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.88 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 31% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 7
    Fondling 6 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape 1 -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 3 2
    Burglary 2 2
    Motor Vehicle Theft 13 -
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Comprehensive programs
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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