Southwest Minnesota State University

Marshall, MN

Questions and Answers

kaitlynn h.
2 days ago
How many students typically live in a dorm room, and can a freshman have a room for themselves?
Diana D.
7 days ago
What are the resources provided by SMSU to help students succeed?
Aneeta T.
24 days ago
Does Southwest Minnesota State University offer merit scholarships for out of state students?
Emma C.
1 month ago
How do I learn more about Southwest Minnesota State University extracurricular club activities?
Hope M.
1 month ago
What labs are available to support science based majors?
Laisha A.
1 month ago
What kind of programs are available for first generation Southwest Minnesota State University students?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Somewhat Selective (60% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

83% White
4% Hispanic
3% Black
3% Multiracial
2% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Quality Engineer88k
Software Engineer76k
Accounting Manager66k
Financial Analyst62k
Financial Controller55k
Human Resources (HR) Generalist55k
Financial Advisor44k
Based on 1,323 student responses
46kAvg. Early Career Pay
75.5kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
56%in High-Meaning careers
6%in STEM careers

Financial Aid

Grants per year
Loans per 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.