N/A

Acceptance Rate

$6,186

Avg.Financial Aid

003158

FAFSA Code

About Murray State College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,143

Website

www.mscok.edu

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

HLC

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

Not applicable

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

Yes

A public university by the name of Murray State College is located in Tishomingo, OK. Murray State College was founded in the year 1908. Across all the courses offered at Murray State College, the enrolment stands at 2,083. The school has an academic staff of 138 who teach various courses to the students. Around 78% of the students are 24 and under at Murray State College. Shedding some light on gender distribution at MSC, around 68% of the students are females and 32% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 112 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Forrest Pogue, Bill Anoatubby, Johnston Murray, and U L Washington. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, MSC offers around 23 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

One Murray Campus

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5803877000
Fax: 5803719844
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. The ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. Usually, the rankings by Forbes and US News are considered noteworthy by applicants and experts. Murray State College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

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

N/A

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

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$10

SAT/ACT

N/A

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

N/A

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $10. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Murray State College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at One Murray Campus, Tishomingo, Oklahoma 73460. To gather more information, they can call them at (580) 387-7000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$11,109

Average Annual Cost

$5,290

Books And Supplies

$1,474

Other Fees

$720

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

$6,800

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,100

Total One Year Cost

$17,384

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to MSC are 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 $23,570. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

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

56%

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

35%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

47%

Male Professors

53%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

154 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

49 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

37 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

35 Graduates

Precision Systems Maintenance and R...

27 Graduates

Psychology, Other

21 Graduates

Agriculture, General

18 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

13 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

9 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

9 Graduates

History

8 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

8 Graduates

Biological and Biomedical Sciences,...

7 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

7 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

6 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

4 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

1 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

1 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

1 Graduates

Natural Resources and Conservation,...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,143

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

43%

Full-time

47%

Part-time

53%

Students Gender

Male

32%

US National: 44%

Female

68%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

53% White

1% Unknown

2% Black

8% Hispanic

21% Two or more races

9% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

5% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

13%

Out Of State

82%

In State

5%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$39,758 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

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$3,550/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $6,620 per year. The students at Murray State College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $3,250 per year. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At MSC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol. The college has enrolled around 32% male and 68% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$26,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$30,900/year

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

$0$100,000

$11,333

$18,500

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.

$118 - 192

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.

65%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,186

Students Receiving Federal Grants

47%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,382

Students Receiving State Aid

22%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,187

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

32%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,962

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,961

$30K - $48K

$6,954

$48K - $75K

$4,237

$75K - $110K

$1,742

> $110K

$1,326

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at MSC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $4,254, whereas the financial aid is $3,906. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,474 as well as institutional aid worth $3,906.

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