Provost's Performance Spotlight
The Performance Spotlight offers a quick overview, while the KPI website/dashboards provide a more comprehensive analysis.
MSU’s total enrollment has grown by 0.61% over the past five-years growing from 24,116 to 24,163.
IPEDS Enrollment Diversity
Compared to five years ago, MSU’s IPEDS enrollment diversity increased to 10.3% in the historically underrepresented category from 2,939 to 3,242.
Undergraduate Retention of First-Time Full-Time New in College Students
Retention rates have remained steady between 77% and 79% over the past 5-years.
Undergraduate 6-Year Graduation Rate
Undergraduate Graduation Rates have increased 3.7% from 54.2% to 57.9% over the past five years.
Degrees and Certificates Awarded
The combined total number of degrees and certificates awarded over the past five years has increased 26.2% from 4,513 to 5,696.
Student Success After Graduation
MSU continues to exceed the State of Missouri’s benchmark for both Knowledge Rate and Annual Success Ratio.
Expenditures on Core Mission of Teaching, Research and Service
The percent of expenditures of MSU’s Core Mission remains at a steady 69%.
External Grants and Contracts
Grants and contracts enhance the capacity for the University to achieve its mission through education, research and service projects.
Undergraduate Cost of Attendance
Over the past 5 years, undergraduate cost of attendance of in-state students has increased 12.4% to $7,938 while the cost of attendance has increased 19.2% for out-of-state undergraduate students to $16,608.
Full Time Faculty by Race/ Ethnicity
The percentage of historically underrepresented full-time faculty and staff has increased 2.3% from 7.1% to 9.4% over the past year.
Advancement of knowledge through research is an integral component within University functions and remains a key component of the tenure and promotion process.
Strategic Enrollment Management Goals
SEM Enrollment Goals
Goal for total enrollment increase of 5% by 2026
SEM Retention Goals
Goal for an overall retention rate of 82.2% by 2026
SEM Awards Goals
Goal for an increase of 1.8% in degrees and certificates awarded by 2026
SEM Undergraduate Loan Debt Goal
Goal to decrease the average undergraduate student loan debt by 5% from baseline
Key Performance Indicators
New KPI dashboards are provided this year to offer the Board of Governors, institutional stakeholders, and others support in the identification of areas for improvement, setting goals, and designing and implementing initiatives. Each dashboard will allow the user to filter aggregate numbers across a variety of student characteristics.