Missouri State University-Springfield

Springfield, MO

Questions and Answers

Alexis N.
16 days ago
How do I try out for the color guard there?
Caroline K.
1 month ago
Where can I find your school's tuition costs?
Caroline K.
1 month ago
Where can I find information about your school's admission process?
Ilyssa J.
1 month ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that your school offers?
Missouri State University-Springfield
You can view all of our freshman scholarships here: https://www.missouristate.edu/FinancialAid/Scholarships/Freshman.htm And our transfer student scholarships here: https://www.missouristate.edu/FinancialAid/Scholarships/Transfer.htm
Ashley G.
2 months ago
Are tuition rates on your website up-to-date?
Missouri State University-Springfield
The numbers used here for planning are current as of the 2021-22 school year: https://www.missouristate.edu/Costs/undergraduate-costs.htm An up to date and more detailed breakdown can also be found here: https://www.missouristate.edu/registrar/detailed-tuition-and-fees.htm
Rebekah G.
3 months ago
Are your school's scholarships based on merit or financial need?
Missouri State University-Springfield
Good question: we offer both merit and need-based scholarships at Missouri State. We do require that students complete the FAFSA and send their results to Missouri State in order to be considered for need-based awards.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
21 to 1
Least Selective (85% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

80% White
4% Black
4% Multiracial
3% Hispanic
2% Asian
1% Native
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)79k
Software Engineer74k
Human Resources (HR) Manager74k
Executive Director73k
Software Developer65k
Marketing Manager64k
Graphic Designer44k
Based on 10,941 student responses
46.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
88.9kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
51%in High-Meaning careers
9%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$15,898 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.