Missouri State University West Plains

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General Information

Admission Office

128 Garfield Avenue

West Plains, MO 65775-2715

(417) 255-7955

(888) 466-7897

Fax: (417) 255-7959



Contact: Melissa Jett

Coordinator of Admissions
Main Address

128 Garfield Avenue

West Plains, MO 65775-2715

(417) 255-7255

www.wp.missouristate.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,834

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 443

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,458

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $15

Online application fee: $15
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Nursing and respiratory therapy programs require separate application and applicants are considered competitively.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Food Science A,C
Horticulture Science A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General A
Entrepreneurial Studies A,C

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Engineering Technologies

Manufacturing Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) A
Respiratory Therapy A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Security & Protective Services

Police Science A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Missouri State University-West Plains Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(417) 255-7255
Website:www.wp.missouristate.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:wp.missouristate.edu/admissions/application.htm
Address:128 Garfield Avenue, West Plains, MO 65775-2715
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,944
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,101 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,880
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,450
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:91%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,901

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Missouri State University-West Plains Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Missouri State University-West Plains.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences22
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education3
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences2
Health Professions and Related Programs3
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Grand total519

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Missouri State University-West Plains.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total24

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Missouri State University-West Plains and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,880
Out-of-state$7,450
Books and supplies$1,036

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid35991%
Grant or scholarship aid35289%$4,901
Student loan aid9123%$4,439

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,12957%$4,601
Federal student loans38119%$4,872

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Missouri State University-West Plains. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Missouri State University-West Plains students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Missouri State University-West Plains Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,944
Undergraduate enrollment1,944
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Missouri State University-West Plains Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Missouri State Board of Nursing
    • Associate Degree Nursing Programs

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