84%

Acceptance Rate

$9,173

Avg.Financial Aid

002517

FAFSA Code

Missouri University of Science and Technology

  • Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

    Public

  • Acceptance Rate:

    N/A

  • Level

    4 Years

  • Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

    Not applicable

  • Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

    HLC

  • Website

    www.mst.edu/
  • Student Population Number of Students attending College

    8,601

  • On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

    Yes

There is a public university in Rolla, MO called Missouri University of Science and Technology. The foundation of Missouri University of Science and Technology was laid down in the year 1870. The motto of the Missouri University of Science and Technology is Salus populi suprema lex esto (Latin) and its official colors are silver, gold and green. In addition to over 6,454 undergraduate students, MUST also boasts of over 1,634 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 8,096 (fall 2019). To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 373 (full-time, fall 2017) faculty. Interestingly, Missouri University of Science and Technology has an ethnically diverse student population. At MUST around 81% are white, 4% are Asian, and 4% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. And, at the university, around 95% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 24% of the students are females and 76% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including Sandra Magnus, Thomas Akers, Gary D. Forsee, and George Mueller in its 150 years of existence. Missouri University of Science and Technology's sporting teams are affiliated to NCAA Division II – GLVC. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, MUST offers around 195 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), and HLC Higher Learning Commission. $190 million (2018) $1 billion (system-wide, FY18) is the total value of endowment of the Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Location & Contact

Email:

N/A

Fax:

Address

1201 N. State St.

Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Missouri University of Science and Technology at the 245th position among other national universities.

Admissions

  • Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

    1st Feb

  • Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

    84%

  • SAT Range

    1188 - 1380

  • SAT/ACT

    Required

  • ACT Range

    25 - 31

  • High School GPA

    Required

  • Application Fee

    FALSE$

  • Accept Common App

    Yes

The admission to Missouri University of Science and Technology is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1200-1450, it would improve her chances. The average ACT score at Missouri University of Science and Technology is 29. However, those getting an ACT score less than 26 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 300 Wth Street, Rolla, Missouri 65409. They can also call them at (573) 341-4111.

Annual Cost to Attend

  • Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

    $13,994

  • Average Annual Cost

    $8,061

Additional Costs:

  • Books And Supplies

    $838

  • Other Fees

    $1,379

  • Room And Board The charges for an academic year for ooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

    $10,274

  • Budget For Other Expenses

    $1,888

Total One Year Cost

$22,440

Before applying to MUST, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $32,068. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

83%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

75%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$3,831

Faculty Overview

74%

Male Professors

26%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Most Popular Majors:

  • Mechanical Engineering

    205 Graduates

  • Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

    96 Graduates

  • Computer and Information Sciences,...

    91 Graduates

  • Engineering-Related Fields

    91 Graduates

  • Chemical Engineering

    90 Graduates

  • Civil Engineering

    71 Graduates

  • Computer Engineering

    69 Graduates

  • Petroleum Engineering

    60 Graduates

  • Chemical Engineering

    90 Graduates

  • Civil Engineering

    71 Graduates

  • Computer Engineering

    69 Graduates

  • Petroleum Engineering

    60 Graduates

  • Mining and Mineral Engineering

    58 Graduates

  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astrona...

    51 Graduates

  • Biology, General

    45 Graduates

  • Information Science/Studies

    40 Graduates

  • Nuclear Engineering

    38 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    37 Graduates

  • Economics

    35 Graduates

  • Metallurgical Engineering

    34 Graduates

  • Business, Management, Marketing, an...

    33 Graduates

  • Architectural Engineering

    26 Graduates

  • Ceramic Sciences and Engineering

    26 Graduates

  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

    23 Graduates

  • Geological/Geophysical Engineering

    22 Graduates

  • Environmental/Environmental Health...

    18 Graduates

  • Applied Mathematics

    16 Graduates

  • Chemistry

    14 Graduates

  • Physics

    11 Graduates

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

    10 Graduates

  • History

    8 Graduates

  • English Language and Literature, Ge...

    4 Graduates

  • Philosophy

    3 Graduates

  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

    3 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,843

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

25%

Full-time / Part-time

89% / 11%

Students Gender

Male

76%

US National: 44%

Female

24%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

White

81%

Unknown

2%

Black

3%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

3%

Non Resident alien

3%

Asian

4%

American Indian/Alaska native

0%

Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

0%

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

15%

Out Of State

83%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$59,936 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

30%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,722/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,675/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,675/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Miners

School Colors

silver and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Great Lakes Valley Conference

Total Male Athletes

279

Total Female Athletes

105

Intramural Sports

8

Sports Club

4

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Security

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $10,420 per year for living on campus. Missouri University of Science and Technology has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at MUST costs around $3,675 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 76% male and 24% female students enrolled at the university.

24-Hour Security Patrol

Campus Emergency Phones

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$58,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$71,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$21,136 - $28,250

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$219 - $293

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

91%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,173

Students Receiving Federal Grants

25%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,428

Students Receiving State Aid

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,724

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

84%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,066

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$12,075

$30K - $48K

$10,637

$48K - $75K

$7,777

$75K - $110K

$6,108

> $110K

$4,779

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,076,942

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$16,246,419

The financial aid department of Missouri University of Science and Technology helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,707, whereas the financial aid is $7,070. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,746 as well as institutional aid worth $7,070. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at MUST based on students' financial needs add up to $1,076,942 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $16,246,419.

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