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Missouri State University-West Plains

West Plains, MO 2-Year Public

About Missouri State University West Plains

Missouri State University-West Plains is a public, state school located in the small town setting of West Plains, MO

Founded in 1963, Missouri State University West Plains currently enrolls around 1,869 students a year, including 1,869 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $8,255,199. For each full-time student, Missouri State University West Plains spends about $4,720.

Admissions Facts About Missouri State University West Plains

Acceptance rate: 39%

Average GPA: 3.21

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

Missouri State University West Plains Acceptance Rate

It is noncompetitive to get into Missouri State University-West Plains. Around 39 percent of all applicants to Missouri State University West Plains are accepted each year.

The average high school GPA for a student at Missouri State University West Plains is 3.21 on a 4.0 scale.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Missouri State University West Plains a good school?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Missouri State University West Plains, around 0 percent return for their sophomore year.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does Missouri State University West Plains sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is Missouri State University West Plains a good school for YOU?

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College Info

128 Garfield West Plains, MO 65775

Campus Setting: Small Town

Missouri State University West Plains Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Missouri State University West Plains is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Missouri State University West Plains is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Missouri State University West Plains ACT Scores

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Missouri State University West Plains Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$10,573

In State

$14,473

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,900
$7,800
Fees
$555
$555
Housing
$6,118
$6,118
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Missouri State University West Plains is like? There are approximately 1,869 students enrolled at Missouri State University West Plains. 43% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from MO and 3% percent of students are from other states.

43%

Full Time

57%

Part Time

97%

In State

3%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,869

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

39%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,455

Out-of-State

$8,355

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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