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Murray State University

Murray State University

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Murray State University is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Southeast United States a short distance from a small town. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Murray State University include: Business/Commerce, General with 131 Masters awards; General Studies with 121 Bachelors awards; Elementary Education and Teaching with 92 Bachelors awards; Business/Commerce, General with 90 Bachelors awards; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 90 Bachelors awards;. Murray State University is located at 218 Wells Hall in Murray, KY 42071.

Murray State University Facts


Murray State University is located at 218 Wells Hall in Murray, KY 42071

Total Applicants: 4,282
Percent Admitted: 83%
Dorm Capacity: 3,065
Graduation Rate: 53%
Retention Rate: 72%
Undergrads Under 18: 5%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 75%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 20%

Murray State University telephone number: (270) 809-3011

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - professional practice


Murray State University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $6,840
Total Cost In State: $18,283
Total Cost Out of State: $30,043


Admissions stats for Murray State University

You have a good chance to be accepted into Murray State University since they accept 83% of applicants.

Student Demographics at Murray State University
Murray State University Demographics
Totals: 2,272
     Males: 843 (37% of total)
     Females: 1,429 (63% of total)
Asians: 24
     Asian Males: 7 (0% of total)
     Asian Females: 17 (1% of total)
Blacks: 147
     Black Males: 61 (3% of total)
     Black Females: 86 (4% of total)
Hispanics: 20
     Hispanic Males: 10 (0% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 10 (0% of total)
Native Americans: 5
     Native American Males: 4 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 1 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 6
     Mixed Race Males: 2 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 4 (0% of total)
Whites: 1,881
     White Males: 663 (29% of total)
     White Females: 1,218 (54% of total)
Foreign Students: 157
     Foreign Males: 79 (3% of total)
     Foreign Females: 78 (3% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Murray State University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Business/Commerce, General
(131 Masters degrees)
General Studies
(121 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(92 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(90 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(90 Bachelors degrees)
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
(85 Bachelors degrees)
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
(68 Bachelors degrees)
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
(61 Masters degrees)
Social Work
(52 Bachelors degrees)
Special Education and Teaching, General
(47 Masters degrees)
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
(45 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(44 Masters degrees)
Special Education and Teaching, General
(44 Bachelors degrees)
Community Organization and Advocacy
(39 Masters degrees)
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
(38 Masters degrees)
Accounting
(36 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(36 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(33 Bachelors degrees)
Organizational Communication, General
(32 Masters degrees)
Psychology, General
(31 Bachelors degrees)
Reading Teacher Education
(31 Masters degrees)
Advertising
(31 Bachelors degrees)
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
(29 Bachelors degrees)
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
(29 Bachelors degrees)
Organizational Communication, General
(29 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(28 Masters degrees)
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
(28 Bachelors degrees)
Public Relations/Image Management
(26 Bachelors degrees)
Fine/Studio Arts, General
(25 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(24 Bachelors degrees)
Murray State University Weather
Murray State University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 58.40 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 50.77 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 74.40 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 6.18 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 3.31 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 76.18 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 18.07 (mph)
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 Lots of Snow
 Athletic Facilities
 Smart Girls


   
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