Missouri Western State University

country rank  964
world rank  3175

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University Overview

Established in 1915, Missouri Western State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of St. Joseph (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Missouri. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Missouri Western State University (MWSU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Missouri Western State University (MWSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym MWSU
Founded 1915
Motto Everything is Possible
Colours Black and gold

University Location

Address 4525 Downs Drive
St. Joseph (population range: 50,000-249,999)
64507 Missouri
United States
T +1 (816) 271 4200
F +1 (816) 271 5833

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office 4525 Downs Drive, Eder Hall
St. Joseph 64507
+1 (816) 271 4200

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Missouri Western State University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIM)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019