1,918
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Missouri State University–West Plains is a 2-year institution located in West Plains, MO, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 128 Garfield
West Plains, MO  65775
United States
Contact Ms. Melissa Jett
Coordinator of Admissions
Email: melissajett@missouristate.edu
Phone: 417-255-7955
Fax: 417-255-7959

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

990
Applied
1,918
Enrolled
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Female Admissions

614
Females Applied
Not Reported
Females Accepted
0%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

376
Males Applied
Not Reported
Males Accepted
Acceptance Rate

Applying

3.23
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

3,900
In-state
7,800
Out-of-state
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Fees

555
Full-time student fees
6,118
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

1,918
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.36%
Black or African American 0.9%
White or Caucasian 0.57%
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.7%
Asian 0.16%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 83.48%
Two or more races 3.09%
Other 3.01%

Gender

Male (36.03%)
Female (63.97%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 9%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Athletic Events and Welcome Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Grizzly Madness, Student Ambassadors, CCH and Phi Beta Lambda

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
access only with key, agreement with city police for patrols

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No No No
Volleyball No Division 1 Checkmark

Faculty

115
Total Faculty
20:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 39
Part-time - 76
Male - 40
Female - 75