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Northwest Missouri State University

Northwest Missouri State University

800 University Drive
Maryville, MO 64468-6001
(660) 562-1212

Northwest Missouri State University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1905. Northwest is located in Maryville, MO. This medium-sized school offers subjects including counseling and acting. This school offers students four certificates, one associates level degree, 67 bachelors level degrees, and 26 degrees at the masters level. 7,142 students pursued degrees from the 84 programs at Northwest in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school. It is one of 63 public post-secondary institutions in Missouri.

Admission

In 2010, 5,409 students applied for admission to this school. Northwest admitted 70% of applicants or 3,840 students. 60% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 5,409 students applied for admission to this school. Northwest admitted 70% of applicants or 3,840 students. 60% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 71%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 73%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 70%

Student Demographics

This school enrolled 7,142 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school enrolled 7,142 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 3142
  • Total Enrolled Female: 4000
  • Undergraduate Male: 2725
  • Undergraduate Female: 3468
  • Graduate Male: 418
  • Graduate Female: 531

Faculty Demographics

331 teachers work for this school. 265 out of 331 teachers are full-time and 66 out of 331 teachers are part-time. Close to half of the faculty are male.

Faculty Demographics

331 teachers work for this school. 265 out of 331 teachers are full-time and 66 out of 331 teachers are part-time. Close to half of the faculty are male.

  • Male: 168
  • Female: 163
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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