Morgan State University

Baltimore, Maryland

Overview

Address1700 East Cold Spring Lane
School Websitewww.morgan.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Morgan State University is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Baltimore, Maryland that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 8,631 students applied to Morgan State University. Of those students, 5,718 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Morgan State University was $5,369, in addition to fees of $2,531. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Morgan State University.

Morgan State University has a 39% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Morgan State University acceptance rate is 66%. To put this into perspective, 5,718 of the 8,631 students who applied to Morgan State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Morgan State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Morgan State University had an SAT score between the range of 920 and 1,080. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Morgan State University was between 16 and 20 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Morgan State University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Morgan State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $5,369. Combined with fees of $2,531, room and board costs of $10,862, other expenses of $3,339 and the $2,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $24,101.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $18,167 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Morgan State University to $34,368 for out-of-state students.

Students at Morgan State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Morgan State University was $5,502 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 63%. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Morgan State University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Morgan State University.

Morgan State University has a good gender split, with 55% of undergraduates being female and 45% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Maryland residents; in fact, 64% of all students reside in Maryland. However, 35% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Morgan State University is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Morgan State University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 12% students enroll at Morgan State University part-time; the other 6,821 students enrolled full-time.

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