Missouri State University - West Plains: Ranking & Review

West Plains
United States

Missouri State University - West Plains Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,9186921,226

973 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

276 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Missouri State University - West Plains has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Missouri State University - West Plains Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $5,910 and other expenses per full academic year.

Missouri State University - West Plains provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 334 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,720$7,440
Fees for full-time undergraduates$510$510
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$124$258

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities167167
Health Professions and Related Programs4343
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2525
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2222
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences77
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services55
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields22
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Personal and Culinary Services
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Natural Resources and Conservation
Grand Total284284

A total of 284 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Missouri State University - West Plains.

Graduation rate21%13%28%
  • Full-time retention rate - 61%
  • Part-time retention rate - 29%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff179
Instructional FTE66
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewp.missouristate.edu
Address128 Garfield Avenue
West Plains, Missouri, 65775-2715
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Remote
City population12,000