Morgan State University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1700 East Cold Spring Lane

Baltimore, MD 21251

(443) 885-3000

(800) 332-6674

Fax: (443) 885-8260

Contact: Shonda Gray

Director of Admissions/ Recruitment
Main Address

1700 East Cold Spring Lane

Baltimore, MD 21251

(443) 885-3333

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,114


Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 44%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 68%

College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Architecture B
Environmental Design B

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Marketing Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications B
Computer Science B
Information Sciences/Systems B


Elementary Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B


Civil Engineering B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering – General B
Engineering Physics B
Industrial Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Foods/Nutrition Studies B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Staff Services Technology B


History – General B


Mathematics – General B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels 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.

Morgan State University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (443) 885-3333
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251-0001
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 7,763
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 38%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 5,809 (75% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $8,008
Out-of-state Tuition: $18,480
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 94%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $8,760

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Morgan State University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Morgan State University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Architecture and Related Services 213
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1111
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 21171
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 152
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12
Education 7125
Engineering 531
English Language and Literature/Letters 111
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 21
Health Professions and Related Programs 2322
History 111
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 111
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2131
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 111
Social Sciences 54
Visual and Performing Arts 32
Grand total 12604817

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Morgan State University 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $8,008
Out-of-state $18,480
Books and supplies $2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $9,657
Out-of-state $17,559

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,243 94%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,008 76% $8,760
Student loan aid 1,038 78% $7,030

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,800 75% $8,825
Federal student loans 4,351 68% $7,688

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 8,155 2,658 5,497
Percent admitted 100% 67% 68%
Percent admitted who enrolled 17% 19% 16%

Admissions Considerations

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

Morgan State University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 7,763
Undergraduate enrollment 6,461
Graduate enrollment 1,302

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

Morgan State University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Council on Education for Public Health
    • Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does 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.

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