50-50 Profile: Murray State University

Murray State University

Murray State University -Public
Murray, Kentucky
10,832 (8,891 undergraduates)
DIY CR Ref: Does College Size Matter?
2012, 2013

50-50 Facts
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2012-13 Accepted: 83%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 28%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 49%
DIY CR Ref: What’s Wrong with Looking at Graduation Rates?

Total Expenses In-State: $18,283
Total Expenses Out-of-State: $30,043
Average Net Price 11-12: $10,247
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 2%
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DIY CR Ref: The First Step to Avoid College Debt

75th Percentile Test Scores
SAT Critical Reading: 548
SAT Math: 573
ACT: 25
DIY CR Ref: College Scholarships: Where to Look

Common Data Set-not available
Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: 57% (Big Future)
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 52% (Big Future)
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 37% (College Data)
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 9.3% (College Data)
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $4,713 (College Data)

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
DIY CR Ref: Student to Faculty Ratios: Should they be part of your college rankings?

Items of Interest:
Honors Program
Residential College System
Watershed Studies Institute
Hancock Biological Station
Mid-America Remote Sensing Center
Center for Telecommunications Systems Management


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