Midwestern State University: Review & Facts

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Midwestern State University is a medium four-year, public school with 6,045 students enrolled. This school was established in 1922 and is the only institution located in Wichita Falls, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
68
Fair
At Midwestern State University you can earn your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Midwestern State University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 68 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Radiology Technology, Nursing, General Studies, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
70%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Midwestern State University is fair at 70% (close to Texas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Midwestern State University is low: 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at Midwestern State University is reasonably decent -- 18:1. Learn more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,800
Medium
Average tuition charges are low, around $7,000 a year. The additional fees at Midwestern State University not covered by tuition are roughly $2,800; this makes it a total of $9,800 per academic year.

Read the details about Midwestern State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
76%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 2,854 applications were submitted and 2,169 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Midwestern State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,900
Medium
Midwestern State University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Midwestern State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Midwestern State University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,600 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: approximately $3,900 a year.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Midwestern State University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Midwestern State University seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Midwestern State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd, Wichita Falls, Texas 76308-2099, USA
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