Northwest Missouri State University is a public and four-year regional university founded in 1905 in Maryville, Missouri. The university offers 127 undergraduate programs and 40 graduate programs for students to study in the USA.
With 7000 students, the university strives to prepare students for successful careers and have provided a job to over 97% of graduates within 6 months of graduating. The university is a winner of 47 national championships since 2009 across all academic and athletic teams.
Northwest Missouri State University is ranked as one of the safest college towns in America by Safewise. The notable rankings are stated below:
|Type of University||Public, Coed|
|Annual Endowment||27.26 million USD|
|Percentage of International Students||6%|
|Annual Acceptance Rate||78%|
Northwest Missouri State University offers various programs at Bachelor’s degrees, Master’s, post-baccalaureate Certificates, and post-masters Certificates in over 125 fields of study. The University also offers students Bachelor’s degrees, Master’s degrees, and certificates online.
The most popular majors at Northwest Missouri State University include Business, Marketing Management, and Related Support Services; Education; Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences; Psychology; Journalism, Communication, and Related Programs.
Northwest Missouri State University provides 370 acres on-campus accommodation including non-remedial tutoring, health service and insurance, placement service, with the following facilities in student’s hand:
Northwest Missouri State University offers residential halls to the students that are close to their classes, library, station, and the Student Union. The students may also actively participate in sports, clubs, and organizations.
Following are the details of the residential halls:
Hudson-Perrin Residence Halls provide a home to approximately one-third of freshman class that offers academic and social support for first-year students. The facilities include:
Franken hall provides housing to freshmen and upper-class students and has a Bearcat Living Community. The facilities include:
High Rise Residence Halls provides a home to nearly 800 freshmen with a Freshman-Learning Center in each building. The facilities include:
The Tower suites provide housing to upper-class students with advanced housing options and have three Academic Living Communities (ALC). The facilities include:
South complex offers four or five rooms grouped by gender with a private bathroom and has five Academic Living Communities (ALC). The facilities include:
Forest Village Apartments provides housing to upper-class students who want the independence of an apartment and convenience of living on campus. The facilities include:
Roberta Hall is home to Alpha Delta Pi, Phi Mu, Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Kappa, and Sigma Sigma Sigma sororities. The facilities include:
North Complex is a cooperative community housing with a low-cost housing and food plan option. The facilities include:
Students can also opt for off-campus student housing to stay in the US.
Northwest Missouri State University offers admission to students in various programs. An application process is online demonstrated by test scores, class rank, grades, and exposure to a college-prep curriculum. The university combines an examination of academic ability with a flexible assessment of an applicant's experience and potential.
Application fee: USD 75 (nonrefundable processing fee)
Admission Requirements for Graduates
While submitting an application, the applicant is also required to submit the following documents:
The international students must submit the following to get fully admitted to the Northwest Missouri State University.
Official transcripts and official score reports may be sent via post to:
Office of Admissions
Northwest Missouri State University
800 University Drive
Maryville, MO 64468-6001
All other documents may be emailed to email@example.com
The cost of attendance for international students is shown in the following table under two categories: Undergraduates and Graduates.
The expenses of Undergraduates are calculated on the basis of 28 Credit hours-14 each semester and for graduates on the basis of 18 Credit hours-9 each semester.
|On-Campus Living Expenses(9 Months)||9,022.00|
|Health Insurance - approximate||1,265.37|
|Orientation and Student Service Fees||300.00|
|Estimated Undergraduate Cost||USD 26,943.85|
*Special program may apply in tuition fees
|Living Expenses (9 months)||5,400.00|
|Health Insurance - approximate||1,266.00|
|Orientation and Student Service Fees||225.00|
|Estimated Graduate Cost||USD 15,498.60|
*Tuition fees are based on academic program irrespective of in-state or out-of-state residency
* Special program may apply in tuition fees
Graduate Tuition Fees (FALL 2019-SUMMER 2020 PROGRAMS)
|Program||Tuition (Incidental)||General Fee||Technology Fee||Total cost per credit hour|
|Computer Science & Info Systems||330.00||125.00||23.20||478.20|
The following table presents the estimated costs of living in Maryville
|Personal Expenses (airfare, bedding, social events, travel, clothing, etc)||3,000.00|
|MMR (without documentation you must take two vaccines)||218.00|
The University awards scholarships to students based on financial need, academic ability, or a combination of both. About 19 million in scholarships and grants are awarded annually and received by more than 87% of freshmen. A student saves USD 7,400 through textbooks and laptop programs. The international students earn in-state rates. But financial assistance is not available for Non-Degree seeking students.
There are five types of scholarships available in the university.
International Students can also apply for external scholarships to study in the USA.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$11,531 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||2 : 1|
|Northwest Missouri State University Enrollment||7556|
|Average Graduation Rate||53.4%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$11,531 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$9,102 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$400 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$8,714 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,575 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$8,714 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$2,575 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$2,575 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$2,575 / Year|
|North Central Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Music Programs||National Association of Schools of Music|
|Programs||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary