Missouri Southern State University

The Missouri Southern State University is established in and located at Joplin, Missouri 64801-1595. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 52 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Missouri Southern State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Missouri Southern State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Master’s degree, Master’s degree in more than 19 Subject areas as well as 49 specializations.

Contact Details

3950 E. Newman Road
Joplin, MO 64801-1595
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Missouri Southern State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Master’s degree
Master’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 25
Graduate application fee
: $ 25

Admissions & Requirements

Missouri Southern State University Undergraduate application fees is $25 and Graduate application fees $25. Below tables shows Missouri Southern State University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : www.mssu.edu/admissions/

Applications: https://webapps.mssu.edu/FormWizard/FormViewer.aspx?Id=61


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
ACT Composite 18 24
ACT English 17 24
ACT Math 17 24
ACT Writing 6 7

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $5,196 $526 $173
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $5,196 $526 $173
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $10,392 $526 $346
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $5,364 $590 $298
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $5,364 $590 $298
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $10,746 $590 $597

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $6,265 $6,113 $5,976 $5,500
On campus, other expenses $3,264 $3,148 $3,062 $3,150
Off campus (not with family), room and board $5,611 $5,541 $5,612 $7,000
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $3,868 $5,226 $3,888 $3,750
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,868 $5,225 $3,888 $3,750


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Mid-America Intercollegiate Ath Assoc
Basketball Mid-America Intercollegiate Ath Assoc
Baseball Mid-America Intercollegiate Ath Assoc
Cross Country/Track Mid-America Intercollegiate Ath Assoc

Missouri Southern State University Majors with degree levels

The Missouri Southern State University is up with semester based academics that offer 49 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 35 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 7 Majors
  • Master Degree : 7 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 3 Majors

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Missouri Southern State University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Missouri Southern State University College.