Midwestern State University: Statistics

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#958 of 2,597 In North America
#889 of 2,496 In the United States
#49 of 119 In Texas
#1599 of 1,906 For Health Science

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
71%
Average SAT
1005
Average ACT
19
Aid receiving
97%
Undergraduates
5,141
Graduates
719
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
msutexas.edu

Midwestern State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 71% 73% 70%
Applicants 4,025 1,415 2,608
Admissions 2,856 1,032 1,822
Freshmen enrolled full time 745 285 460
Freshmen enrolled part time 55 27 28

2,343 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,585 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
545 or 68%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 910
or below

75% of them
had 1100
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Midwestern State University are 910-1100 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
378 or 47%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 16
or below

75% of them
had 22
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Midwestern State University are 16-22 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school GPA Recommended
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 2874 (49%)
Hispanic 1218 (21%)
Black or African American 822 (14%)
Nonresident Alien 443 (8%)
Two or more races 236 (4%)
Asian 157 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 64 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 10 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 9 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,418
Students receiving aid
97%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $5,707$4,145
Tuition in-state $5,707$4,145
Tuition out-of-state $7,658$5,315
Fee in-district $4,089$2,620
Fee in-state $4,089$2,620
Fee out-of-state $4,088$2,620

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,768
Combined charge for room and board $9,200
Room charge $5,380
Meal charge $3,820

Midwestern State University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 175
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 168
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer 126 5
Respiratory Care Therapy & Therapist 118
Business Administration and Management, General 41 25
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 44 7
Mechanical Engineering 50
Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology 31 14
Psychology, General 37 6
Special Education and Teaching, General 5 33
Finance, General 37
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 33 1
Accounting 30
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 29
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 29
Computer and Information Sciences, General 17 10
Mass Communication & Media Studies 27
Geology & Earth Science, General 15 8
Management Information Systems, General 19
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 18
Athletic Training & Trainer 17
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 17
English Language and Literature, General 14 2
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies 16
Fine & Studio Arts, General 14
History, General 13 1
Music, General 13
Business & Commerce, General 12
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 12
Social Work 12
Chemistry, General 11
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 11
Political Science and Government, General 8 2
Business & Managerial Economics 9
Human Resources Development 9
Sociology, General 9
Mathematics, General 8
Spanish Language and Literature 8
Curriculum and Instruction 6
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 6
Counseling Psychology 5
Humanities & Humanistic Studies 3
International & Globalization Studies 3
Radiologist Assistant 3
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 1
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education 1
Grand Total 1,193 212
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 44% 38% 49%
  • Full-time retention rate - 66%
  • Part-time retention rate - 57%

Publications & Citations

Publications
927
Citations
10,476

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
214 / 3,380
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
209 / 1,728
Psychology
131 / 3,165
Biology
101 / 1,579
Computer Science
100 / 704
Business
94 / 713
Engineering
92 / 1,307
Environmental Science
91 / 1,021
Mathematics
88 / 678
Chemistry
76 / 769
Health Science
54 / 601
Art & Design
50 / 140
Social Psychology
43 / 1,610
Math Teachers
43 / 113
Economics
42 / 271
Sociology
40 / 494
Physics
40 / 294
Political Science
37 / 110
Communications and Public Relations
30 / 217
Physical Therapy
29 / 1,000
Ecology
28 / 514
Healthcare Management (MHA)
27 / 604
Education Majors
27 / 94
Materials Science
26 / 174
Geology
24 / 181
Geography and Cartography
22 / 198
Nursing
22 / 324
Anatomy and Physiology
20 / 514
Demography
20 / 326
Child Psychology
20 / 768
Marketing
20 / 194
Clinical Psychology
20 / 301
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
19 / 130
Software Engineering
19 / 47
Sports / Exercise science
18 / 268
Multimedia
17 / 33
Management Information Systems
17 / 77
Zoology
17 / 353
Law
16 / 60
Statistics
15 / 307

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 5 40
1992 13 47
1993 3 39
1994 10 38
1995 3 40
1996 10 53
1997 12 48
1998 17 74
1999 17 87
2000 9 71
2001 14 126
2002 19 106
2003 21 108
2004 23 131
2005 23 163
2006 25 212
2007 32 287
2008 29 315
2009 33 356
2010 28 394
2011 44 482
2012 31 577
2013 46 665
2014 68 704
2015 59 825
2016 56 779
2017 76 850
2018 86 873
2019 68 1207
2020 70 1350
2021 75 1744

Notable alumni

  1. Phil McGraw

    Phil McGraw
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    film producerpsychologistwriterpoliticianfilm actor
    Biography

    Phillip Calvin McGraw, better known as Dr. Phil, is an American television personality, author, and the host of the television show Dr. Phil. He holds a doctorate in clinical psychology, though he ceased renewing his license to practice psychology in 2006.

  2. Jaret Reddick

    Jaret Reddick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    guitaristsinger
    Biography

    Jaret Ray Reddick is an American musician, singer, songwriter, composer, podcaster, actor, and voice actor, best known as the lead vocalist, guitarist, and primary songwriter of the rock band Bowling for Soup. As voice actor, Reddick is known for his work on Phineas and Ferb, and he is also the current voice of Chuck E. Cheese.

  3. Mark Rippetoe

    Mark Rippetoe
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    powerlifterwriter
    Biography

    Mark Rippetoe is an American strength training coach and author. He has published a number of books and peer-reviewed articles. He has several decades of experience as a strength coach, is a former powerlifter, and is a gym owner in Wichita Falls, Texas. He is currently known for his book Starting Strength: Basic Barbell Training and the Starting Strength method of strength training.

  4. Randy Waldrum

    Randy Waldrum
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    association football managerassociation football player
    Biography

    Randy Jordan Waldrum is an American former professional soccer player, the current head coach of University of Pittsburgh Panthers women's soccer team and is the current head coach of the Nigeria women's national team on October 5, 2020.

  5. Andy King

    Andy King
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Andy King is an American politician. A Democrat, he is the former Council Member for the 12th district of the New York City Council, which includes the Baychester, Co-op City, Edenwald, Eastchester, Wakefield, and Williamsbridge sections of The Bronx. King and his wife, Neva Shillingford-King are the founders of the Bronx Youth Empowerment Program. King was expelled from the City Council on October 5, 2020.

  6. Mark Boulware

    Mark Boulware
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Mark Boulware is an American diplomat who served as the United States Ambassador to Chad from 2010 to 2013. He also served as the United States Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania from 2007 until 2010.

General info

Alternative names MSU
Founded 1922
Motto Per Scientam ad Excellentiam
Through Knowledge to Excellence
Colors maroon, gold
Academic Calendar August to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (May-August)
Total FTE staff 684
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 3410 Taft Blvd
Wichita Falls, Texas, 76308-2099
United States
City population 102,000
Phone 9403974000
Fax +1 (940) 397 4042

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