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Murray State University

218 Wells Hall 
Murray KY 42071 

(270) 809-3011


General Information

  • Campus Setting Town: Remote
  • Type of School Public
    4-year or Above

  • Total Enrollment 10,000 (8,171 undergraduate)
  • Programs Offered Undergraduate certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  • Calendar Semester
  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio 16 to 1
  • Distance Learning Opportunities Yes

Student Body

  • Full Time / Part Time 74% / 26%
  • Men / Women (Full Time) 43% / 57%
  • Undergraduate / Graduate 81% / 19%
  • In-State / Out-of-State 68% / 32%

Breakdown of Student Population by Ethnicity


Breakdown of Student Population by Ethnicity

Estimated Cost & Financial Aid

  • Tuition & Fees, In-State$5,976
  • Tuition & Fees, Out-of-State $16,236
  • Room & Board$6,562
  • Percentage of Students
    Receiving Any Financial Aid
    92%
  • Average Financial Aid Package$4,610
  • Average Indebtedness at GraduationN/A
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Undergraduate Admissions

  • Total Number of Applicants3,108
  • Students Admitted 2,636 (85%)
  • Students Enrolled1,339 (43%)
  • Average High School GPA3.53
  • Students in top 10% of HS Class27%
  • SAT Critical Reading (Middle 50%) N/A
  • SAT Critical Math (Middle 50%) N/A
  • SAT Critical Writing (Middle 50%) N/A
  • ACT Composite (Middle 50%) 20-25
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