School Overview

Northwest Missouri State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Maryville, Missouri. Northwest Missouri State ranked 24th in Missouri Colleges and 27th in Federal Region VII.
It has a total enrollment of 7,267 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. Northwest Missouri State's acceptance rate is 86.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Northwest Missouri State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address800 University Drive, Maryville, MO 64468-6001
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Northwest Missouri State University is 86.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 16.00%.
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Acceptance Rate86.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)16.00 %

Tuition & Fees

Northwest Missouri State's 2022 tuition & fees is $8,852 for Missouri residents and $14,919 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,063 for Missouri residents and $7,064 for out-of-students.
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,852$14,919
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,063$7,064
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 7,267 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,856 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Northwest Missouri State has 5,482 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,785 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students7,267
Undergraduate Students5,482
Graduate Students1,785
Online Enrollment1,856

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs125 Programs
Number of online programs14 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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