Missouri Western State University

Saint Joseph, MO

Questions and Answers

Karina S.
2 months ago
Where can I find information for your school's scholarship opportunities for freshmen?
Missouri Western State University
We have plenty of scholarship opportunities for incoming freshman. We have a guaranteed scholarship that is determined by your high school GPA, ACT score, and A+ program if you're a Missouri resident. We also have plenty of competitive and major specific degrees. You can find the whole list and more info at: https://www.missouriwestern.edu/finaid/scholarship-opportunities/
Ashley G.
2 months ago
What clubs and extracurricular programs are popular here?
Missouri Western State University
We have over 70 clubs and organizations on campus, though that always goes up as the year goes on! From major-specific programs, fraternities and sororities, and more! Check them out here: https://orgs.missouriwestern.edu/
Angeli C.
3 months ago
Does your school have a strong art education program?
Missouri Western State University
It depends on what Arts program you're specifically looking at! At this time we have multiple Arts programs as well as a great education department.
Silver M.
4 months ago
What would my ACT Scores need to be able to possibly get accepted into this school?
Missouri Western State University
Hi Silver! Sorry for the delay. We are an open enrollment university, so no ACT Score is required to be admitted!

Academic details

Student Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

77% White
9% Black
7% Hispanic
4% Multiracial
2% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Information Security Analyst82k
Senior Data Analyst80k
Software Engineer69k
Social Worker56k
Case Manager40k
Legal Administrative Assistant36k
Graphic Designer35k
Based on 1,680 student responses
43.8kAvg. Early Career Pay
76.1kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
54%in High-Meaning careers
14%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

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

Average Institutional Grant
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Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$13,291 / year
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