Missouri State University

Women's WCLA
9 / 10
20,138 Undergrads / 23,697 Students
4 / 10
$16,134 Net Price
1 / 10
88% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
21 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
33% / 56%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are played in-state. The team also travels to Oklahoma and Kentucky.

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Where Grads Live
  • Springfield Missouri Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Kansas City Missouri Area
  • Columbia Missouri Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Joplin Missouri Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Fayetteville Arkansas Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
Where Grads Work
  • Mercy
  • Cerner Corporation
  • Walmart
  • Ozarks Technical Community College
  • Jack Henry & Associates
  • AT&T
  • Springfield Public Schools
  • Sprint
  • CoxHealth
  • Boeing
  • Bass Pro Shops
  • US Army
  • Edward Jones
  • O'Reilly Auto Parts
  • BKD CPAs & Advisors
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
  • Healthcare Services
  • Administrative
  • Consulting
  • Human Resources
  • Program and Project Management
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
465 - 615
520 - 620
1040 - 1300
21 - 27
19 - 26
21 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Applicants 7,581 2,795 4,786
% Admitted 88% 88% 88%
% Admits That Enroll 40% 43% 39%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.63
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  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (27%)
    Education (11%)
    Psychology, General (7%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (5%)
    Elementary Education and Teaching (4%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (4%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
    Accounting (4%)
    Finance, General (4%)
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (3%)
    Agriculture (3%)
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    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$7,588 $14,110
    Books & Supplies$1,288 $1,288
    Cost of Living$9,128 $9,128
    Personal Expenses$3,855 $3,855
    Sticker Price$21,859 $27,532

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    97% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship77%$5,819
    Federal Grants31%$4,862
    Pell Grants31%$4,768
    Other Federal4%$865
    State & Local Grants40%$2,022
    Institutional Grants63%$3,420
    Student Loans55%$7,039
    Federal Loans53%$5,244
    Other Loans11%$9,711

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets NANA

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $22,424.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,750 $238

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.0%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 8,564 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $39,300

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.88 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 33% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 6 6
    Fondling 8 6
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape 1 -
    Robbery 1 1
    Aggravated Assault 2 2
    Burglary 2 2
    Motor Vehicle Theft 17 15
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Comprehensive programs
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily nonresidential

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