6,114
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,374
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
43
43%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Morgan State University is a University institution located in Baltimore, MD, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1700 East Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD  21251
United States

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African American/Black Studies Checkmark
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
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Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
Hotel/motel Administration Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
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Engineering Physics/applied Physics Checkmark
Industrial Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Rhetoric And Composition Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foods, Nutrition, And Wellness Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
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Dietetics Checkmark
Mental Health Counseling Checkmark
Pre-dentistry Studies Checkmark
Premedical Studies Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

9,166
Applied
3,979
Accepted
6,114
Enrolled
43%
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Female Admissions

5,607
Females Applied
2,367
Females Accepted
42%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

3,559
Males Applied
1,612
Males Accepted
45%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.0
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.0
Required for some programs Interview
2 recommendations
Recommended Essay

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen April 15th June 30th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,369
In-state
15,636
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,530
Full-time student fees
10,862
Room & board
6,564
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

11,374
Avg. Financial Aid Package
11,310
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
13,731
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,010
Avg. Loan Aid
6,029
Avg. Grant Aid
7,183
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
40%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
7%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

6,114
Total undergrad students
24%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (45.29%)
Female (54.71%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 46%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming and I Love Morgan Day

Student Services

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Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Greek Life, choir, band and cultural organizations

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark Division 1B Checkmark
Golf Checkmark No No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark Division 1 No
Cheerleading No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football No No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark Division 1 No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

558
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 436
Part-time - 122
Male - 337
Female - 221