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University of Missouri
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  • 4 Year
  • COLUMBIA, MO

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade A
  6. Party Scene
    grade A+
  7. Professors
    grade A
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade A minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade A
  11. Student Life
    grade A+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

editorial

Mizzou is a highly rated public university located in Columbia, Missouri. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 21,344 undergraduate students. The Mizzou acceptance rate is 82%. Popular majors include Minority and Ethnic Studies, Business, and Health Service Preparatory Studies. Graduating 73% of students, Mizzou alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $39,400.

About

105 JESSE HALL
COLUMBIA, MO 65211
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Southeastern Conference

Branch Campuses

University of Missouri Rankings

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MU Admissions

Acceptance Rate
82%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1110-1320
ACT Range
23-29
Application Fee
$55
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Recommended
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$16,930 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$11,088 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 187 responses
64%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 209 responses
59%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 209 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
20
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
8
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
12
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    78%
  • On Campus
    6%
  • Online
    16%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
21,344 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,039
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
24%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 126 responses
  • Very social, yet studious.
    44%
  • Varied, yet divided
    20%
  • White
    12%
  • School Spirited
    8%
  • Too much or no individuality
    6%
  • Unfortunately, majoritally white
    5%
  • Dedicated
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
60%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 260 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 306 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 149 responses
  • MIZ-ZOU
    62%
  • What you make of it
    15%
  • Spirited
    7%
  • Boring if you aren't a part of greek life
    5%
  • You're just a number unless your a minority
    4%
  • Home away from home
    3%
  • Very interesting
    1%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$48,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
73%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 119 responses

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