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About Missouri University of Science and Technology

Missouri University of Science and Technology is a public, state school in an small town setting in Rolla, Missouri. Missouri University of Science and Technology was founded in 1870 and now enrolls around 7,645 students a year, including 6,086 undergrads.

As of 2021, the total market value of Missouri University of Science and Technology's endowment was $160,152,937 For each full-time student, Missouri University of Science and Technology spends about $11,577. For each full-time professor, there are about 17.9 undergraduates enrolled at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

2021 Missouri University of Science and Technology Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 81%
Average GPA 3.8
In-State Tuition $9,498
Out-of-State $29,550

2022 Missouri University of Science and Technology Regular Decision Application Deadline

Missouri University of Science and Technology's regular decision application deadline is July 1. All regular decision applicants will receive an admissions decision by September 1.

Missouri University of Science and Technology Early Admission

Missouri University of Science and Technology does not offer early decision or early action.

Missouri University of Science and Technology Acceptance Rate

It is very difficult to get into Missouri University of Science and Technology. Missouri University of Science and Technology admitted 81% of all applicants in 2021. In 2021, 4,503 out of 5,528 total applicants were accepted. ### Missouri University of Science and Technology Waitlist 2021

Missouri University of Science and Technology reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Missouri University of Science and Technology?

Missouri University of Science and Technology is considered very difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Missouri University of Science and Technology, applicants must submit the following items.

Missouri University of Science and Technology Application Requirements

Missouri University of Science and Technology Average GPA and Test Scores

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.8 on a 4.0 scale.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Missouri University of Science and Technology Waitlist 2021

Missouri University of Science and Technology reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

Does Missouri University of Science and Technology Require Test Scores?

Missouri University of Science and Technology does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 10% submitted the SAT. 93% submitted the ACT.


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Does Missouri University of Science and Technology Offer Dorms?

Yes! Missouri University of Science and Technology provides on-campus housing for up to 0 students.

Missouri University of Science and Technology students are active in the school's Academic Organizations, Honor Society and Special Interest Group. Involvement Fair, St. Patrick's Celebration, and and Block Party are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Financial Aid at Missouri University of Science and Technology

Missouri University of Science and Technology meets 80% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Missouri University of Science and Technology full-time are awarded $18,345 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do..

Is Missouri University of Science and Technology a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Missouri University of Science and Technology

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Missouri University of Science and Technology, around 85% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 1,273 students who started at Missouri University of Science and Technology as first-time freshman, 310 graduate within four years.

Missouri University of Science and Technology's six-year graduation rate for undergrads is 67%. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

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. Within six months of graduating, 82 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Recent grads have an average starting salary of $62,341 a year. Graduates in the class of 2021 had an average of $29,005 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Missouri University of Science and Technology sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Missouri University of Science and Technology a good school for you?

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Where is Missouri University of Science and Technology Located?

Missouri University of Science and Technology is located in the small town setting of Rolla, Missouri.

If you want to see Missouri University of Science and Technology for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 44 to Rolla, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Lambert-St. Louis International.

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College Info

1870 Miner Circle Rolla, MO 65409

Campus Setting: Small Town

Missouri University of Science and Technology Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Missouri University of Science and Technology is Jul 1.

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

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Missouri University of Science and Technology ACT Scores

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ACT Range

25 - 31

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Missouri University of Science and Technology SAT Scores

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1230 - 1370

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Math SAT Range

633 - 718

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595 - 670

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Missouri University of Science and Technology Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$21,731

In State

$40,679

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$8,973
$27,921
Fees
$1,680
$1,680
Housing
$10,402
$10,402
Books
$676
$676

Student Life

Wondering what life at Missouri University of Science and Technology is like? There are approximately 7,645 students enrolled at Missouri University of Science and Technology, including 6,086 undergraduate students and 1,559 graduate students. 89% percent of students attend school full-time, 88% percent are from MO and 12% percent of students are from other states.

89%

Full Time

11%

Part Time

88%

In State

12%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

7,645

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

81%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$10,653

Out-of-State

$29,601

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 1
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