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Explore majors

Your academic possibilities are endless at MSU, where our majors and programs range from A to Z.

Visit campus

Find out if MSU is the right place for you by taking a campus tour or attending one of our special visit days.

Discover a great value

Our lower-than-average cost and varied financial aid options make MSU an unbeatable value and a great investment for your future.

Plan for college

Jump start your college prep work with our checklists, tips for how to prepare academically and resources about how to pay for college and earn credit in high school.


Explore your passion

Our students are passionate - passionate about making a difference, researching the next frontier and pursuing their studies around the globe and into their future careers. MSU can help you find and follow your passion.

Discover your place

Whether you live on campus or commute from home, the MSU campus has something for you. Discover your place at MSU by getting involved, enjoying free activities and events, and cheering on the Bears.


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