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Morehead State University

Morehead, KY
#53

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A public institution founded in 1922, Morehead State University (MSU) resides 1,016 rural acres in Morehead, Kentucky. The school offers more than 140 undergraduate degrees and 70 graduate programs. Morehead State is home to a Space Sciences Center built in cooperation with NASA, and the MSU Eagles compete in the NCAA Division I Ohio Valley Conference.

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Quick Facts


150 University Boulevard
Morehead, KY 40351

2014-2015 Tuition

$19,666 Tuition and Fees

Students

10076 undergraduate students
39% male / 61% female

Admission

rolling application deadline
83.3% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: public
Year Founded: 1922

Programs Offered

associate degree, bachelor's degree, certificate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Agriculture, General, Computer and Information Sciences, General, Special Education and Teaching, General, Elementary Education and Teaching, Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching, Early Childhood Education and Teaching, Business Teacher Education, Health Teacher Education, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Engineering, Other, Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician, Engineering/Industrial Management, Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Legal Assistant/Paralegal, English Language and Literature, General, Creative Writing, General Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biomedical Sciences, General, Mathematics, General, International/Global Studies, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, Sport and Fitness Administration/Management, Kinesiology and Exercise Science, Philosophy, Chemistry, General, Geology/Earth Science, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Public Policy Analysis, General, Social Work, Social Sciences, General, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Music, General, Music, Other, Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant, Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist, Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Business/Commerce, General, Business Administration and Management, General, Accounting, Business/Managerial Economics, Finance, General, Management Information Systems, General, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, History, General, Communication and Media Studies, Other, Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other

Minors Offered

Agriculture, General, Computer and Information Sciences, General, Special Education and Teaching, General, Health Teacher Education, Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Legal Assistant/Paralegal, English Language and Literature, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Mathematics, General, Army JROTC/ROTC, Philosophy, Chemistry, General, Geology/Earth Science, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Public Policy Analysis, General, Social Work, Geography, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, East Asian Studies, Women's Studies, Dance, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Music, General, Music, Other, Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General, Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling, Business/Commerce, General, Business/Managerial Economics, Management Information Systems, General, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, History, General, Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 10,076
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 6,150
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 1,194
Percent of male undergraduates: 39%
Percent of female undergraduates: 61%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, international students, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Student patrols; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: football
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, rifle, tennis, track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: basketball, cross country, golf, rifle, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 2 5
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 0 0
Aggravated assault 6 3 4
Burglary 15 9 18
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 4 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 1 4
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 0 0
Aggravated assault 4 1 4
Burglary 13 7 10
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 3 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 10 12 9
Liquor law violations 32 34 27
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 3 7 5
Liquor law violations 17 8 4
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 2

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.