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Colleges / Missouri State University

Missouri State University

Springfield, MO 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate93%

About Missouri State University

Missouri State University is a public, state university in the suburb of Springfield, Missouri. Missouri State University was founded in 1905. The university enrolls around 22,535 students per year, including 18,465 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Missouri State University

It is moderately difficult to get into Missouri State University. In 2022, Missouri State University accepted 93% of applicants. In 2022, 8,909 out of 9,625 total applicants were accepted.

Missouri State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 93%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 7.2%

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Missouri State University is located in the town of Springfield, Missouri,.

If you want to see Missouri State University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 44 to Springfield, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Springfield-Branson National.

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College Info

901 South National Avenue Springfield, MO 65897

Campus Setting: Suburban

Missouri State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 20

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Missouri State University is Jul 20.

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

Missouri State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

990 - 1210


Math SAT Range

480 - 610


Reading SAT Range

490 - 620

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Wondering what life at Missouri State University is like? There are approximately 22,535 students enrolled at Missouri State University, including 18,465 undergraduate students and 4,070 graduate students. 61% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from MO and 14% percent of students are from other states.


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