Making your story at Missouri State University
The Missouri State name knows no bounds. Students come to us from all over the world, and from a wide variety of experiences. Of course, every student’s story doesn’t start the same. So we’re here to help you create your plan and make your statement to the world.
We hear you loud and clear
College is the first step in your future success, and we know it’s a major investment. Our total costs are lower than most other universities in the state and well below the national average. We invite you to compare.
From merit to achievement-based, check out Missouri State’s scholarship offerings.
Make the most out of your financial aid options and map out a plan that fits you.
Apply for part-time work and build your résumé and experiences.
Estimate your cost – as well as federal, state and institutional aid – using our net price calculator.
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Where hard work meets the real world, head on
Highly motivated learners come to Missouri State for the support and resources to fuel their drive to succeed. In our one-on-one academic environment, you’ll be inspired to put theory into action. You’ll be connected to internships and service learning opportunities. Find everything you need here to make your own path.
Welcome to the land of the Bears
Our Springfield campus is packed with research labs, athletic facilities, landmark traditions and more.
Pioneers and go-getters. Cultivators and globe-trotters. We come from all over. And together, we rally our energy toward bettering our world.
CITIZEN BEARS MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE
Bright business minds. Dedicated nurses and transformative teachers. Coaches, actors and musicians. So many great leaders get their start at Missouri State. From here, our graduates go out into the world and hit the ground running. They step into their respective industries as ethical leaders, empowered to make their way as drivers of change and dependable professionals.
What will you do with your Missouri State degree?
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No matter where you are in the application process, we’re here to answer your questions, talk through options and get you on your way to making your statement.