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Find out more about the characteristics of students who attend MSU.
See how many students applied, accepted, and enrolled at MSU. Learn more about students’ high school preparation and test scores.
Learn about costs to attend MSU and how much financial aid is typically awarded.
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Learn more about professors, where students live, and campus safety at MSU.
Discover ways to be actively involved in your education at MSU – inside and outside the classroom.
See which majors are most popular at MSU and what recent graduates plan to do after earning their bachelor's degree.
Discover how many students who start at MSU finish their bachelor's degree and how long it takes.
Figure out what learning gains to expect in critical thinking, writing, and other important subjects at MSU.
|Students per Faculty||20 to 1|
|Undergraduate classes with fewer than 30 students||63%|
|Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students||86%|
|Total Full-Time Instructional Faculty||833|
|% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Female||36%|
|% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Persons of Color||15%|
|% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Have the Highest Academic Degree Offered in Their Field of Study||79%|
96% of new freshmen live in campus-based housing or residence halls.
25% of all undergraduates live on campus
The MSU Police Department is a full-service agency that is available 24 hours a day, throughout the year. The Department works towards building partnerships with the university community to provide a safer environment with such programs and services as Cops-on-Bikes, Resident Hall Adopt-a-Cop, Operation Identification, R.A.D. Program, Community Police Officers, Bully Patrol, and Library Patrol. The Police Department may be contacted at 662.325.2121 for information or requests for services.
The Carnegie Classification's were created "to reference the great diversity of colleges and universities in the United States, and ... enable [people] to identify groups of roughly comparable institutions." For information on the Carnegie Classifications system, please visit their website: http://classifications.carnegiefoundation.org/