University of Missouri - St Louis provides a variety of educational opportunities for students to guide them in their growth and development. The school is located in Saint Louis, Missouri and publically funded. UMSL has an annual student enrollment of over seventeen thousand.
A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Health And Clinical Professions
- Social Sciences
To be considered for admissions, applicants may be asked to fill out an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit test scores or other school records, which are then studied by admissions officials. A SAT or ACT exam is required prior to applying, with scores within the range of 460 - 610 for the SAT exam and between 21 - 26 for the ACT exam is common among students admitted to University of Missouri - St Louis. University of Missouri - St Louis accepts roughly 70% of applicants annually. Of those students accepted, around 41% registered for enrollment. More information from the admissions office can be found here.
The cost of tuition varies for in-state and nonresidents. In-state residents pay nearly $9,900, while out-of-state residents pay $23,000 for the year. The price of on-campus housing is about $5,500 annually. Students enrolled at University of Missouri - St Louis may qualify for aid which is generally grants and loans.
Athletic programs are available at UMSL through the NCAA, allowing students to participate in intercollegiate athletics. Sports available:
- Baseball (NCAA Division II)
- Basketball (NCAA Division II)
- Golf (NCAA Division II)
Students can visit the UMSL website to see a complete list of programs offered, financial aid details, and more.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give you an idea of the candidates University of Missouri – St Louis accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
University of Missouri – St Louis has a total student population of about 17,000, where graduate students make up roughly 3% of the student body.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $8,200. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $35 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $10,000-$12,000
- Out-of-State: $26,000-$30,610
- Charges per unit:
- State Residents: $340-$400 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $850-$1,000 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||93%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||90%||$12,278|
|Receiving Student Loans||50%||$4,926|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, University of Missouri – St Louis may provide student services including:
- Distance learning
- Night and weekend classes available
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
- Day care for children
University of Missouri – St Louis has an overall graduation rate which is around 46%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||20%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||18%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||7%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Clinical Psychology (Ph.D.) Program
- Music Program
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program
- Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program
- Optometry (O.D.) Program
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
University of Missouri – St Louis is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division II (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Great Lakes Valley Conference)
- Basketball (Great Lakes Valley Conference)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by University of Missouri – St Louis by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Public Administration and Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
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- Harris - Stowe State University in Saint Louis, MO (7 miles away)
- Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in Edwardsville, IL (22 miles away)
- University of Illinois at Springfield in Springfield, IL (85 miles away)
- Southern Illinois University Carbondale in Carbondale, IL (87 miles away)
- Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, MO (91 miles away)
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