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Northwest Missouri State University

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

NMSU Address

MARYVILLE, MO64468--6001
General info:(660) 562-1212
Financial aid office:(660) 562-1363
Admissions office:(660) 562-1562
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Tuition + NMSU Housing


UGrad Application Fee: $0
Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:2977
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 6,792
# of Grad students: 1,530
# of Part time: 9
Total Students: 8,322




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Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

93% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,845

13% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $1,027

67% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $1,378

58% receive student loans and the average amount is $2,862
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Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted %

67% men vs 69% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 2,741
Number of Women Applicants: 4,015
Number of Men Admitted: 1,849
Number of Women Admitted: 2,781

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors  Hide Majors

• Accounting
• Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science General
• Advertising
• Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
• Agricultural Teacher Education
• Agriculture General
• Agronomy and Crop Science
• Animal Sciences General
• Apparel and Textile Marketing Management
• Bilingual and Multilingual Education
• Bilingual and Multilingual Education Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Biology Teacher Education
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services Other Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years
• Business Teacher Education
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry Teacher Education
• Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
• Computer Teacher Education
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
• Dietetics/Dietitian
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• Economics General
• Education Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
• Educational Instructional and Curriculum Supervision
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
• English Language and Literature General
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
• Finance General
• Fine/Studio Arts General
• Geography Other
• Geography Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Geography
• Geology/Earth Science General
• Health and Physical Education/Fitness Other
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
• History General
• History Teacher Education
• Horticultural Science
• Human Development and Family Studies General
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians Other
• Industrial and Organizational Psychology
• Information Science/Studies Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• Journalism
• Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
• Management Information Systems General
• Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
• Marketing/Marketing Management General
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other
• Music General
• Music Teacher Education
• Organizational Communication General
• Parks Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management General
• Philosophy
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physics General
• Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
• Political Science and Government General
• Pre-Veterinary Studies
• Psychology General
• Public Administration
• Public Relations/Image Management
• Radio and Television
• Reading Teacher Education
• Rhetoric and Composition
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Secondary School Administration/Principalship
• Social Psychology
• Social Science Teacher Education
• Sociology
• Spanish Language Teacher Education
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Statistics General
• Superintendency and Educational System Administration Post-master's certificate
• Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas Other
• Web Page Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
• Wildlife Fish and Wildlands Science and Management

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