A mid-sized university which provides each full time student with a laptop computer. Campus has 24 hour high-speed internet access. The average class size is 27 with a population of 7,000 students. Northwest offers hands on experience starting your freshman year, actually gaining experience while obtaining your degree. Very affordable cost with more than 98% placement rate and internship participation rate of 53.2% which includes student teaching, this number is self reported.
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Tuition (in state): $6,451.00
Tuition (out of state): $10,858.00
Loans: Perkins Loan William D. Ford Direct Subsidized Loan William D. Ford Direct Parent Plus Loan
Scholarships: Freshmen & Transfer Academic based scholarships ranging from $500 - $5000 Out-of-State Grants MSEP Fee Waiver Alumni Scholarships Music Scholarships Theatre Scholarships Missouri Bright Flight
Number of Men: 45%
Number of women: 55%
Number of Full-time: 5807
Number of Part-time: 1178
Number of Undergraduates: 6985
Average ACT scores of freshman: 22
Full Time: 247
Part Time: 49
Student to Teacher Ratio: 21:1
Accounting,Administrative and Office Studies,Advertising,Agribusiness/Operations,Agriculture and Natural Resources,Art/Art History,Biology,Broadcasting: Radio/TV,Business Management,Business/Business Administration,Chemistry,Computer Programming,Computer/Information Science,Economics,Education,Education- Elementary,English,Environmental Studies,Finance/Banking,Geography,Geology,Graphic Design/Commercial Art,History,Humanities,Journalism,Management Information Systems,Marine/Aquatic Biology,Marketing,Mathematics,Medical Assistant/Technician,Medical Lab Technician,Web Design and Multimedia,Music,Education- Music,Natural Sciences,Nursing,Pharmacy,Philosophy,Photography,Education- Physical,Physics,Political Science,Pre-Law,Pre-Med,Psychology,Public Administration,Public Relations,Education- Secondary,Social Sciences,Sociology,Spanish,Education- Special,Speech,Statistics,Education- Teaching,Theatre,Zoology,Pre-Veterinary,Pre-Pharmacy,Information Technology,Medical Office Specialist
Agricultural Science Agronomy Animal Science Art Art Ed Biochemistry Biology, Biology ed Broadcasting Business Education Chemistry & Chemistry Ed Coaching Commercial Agriculture Criminal Justice Early Childhood ed Earth Science ed Economics Economic Development English & English Writing & English Ed Environmental Science Family Life and Resource Management Family Life Education Food Service French General Business Geography Geographic Information Systems Geology Gerontology Health Education History Horticulture Humanities International Studies Journalism Mathematics Ed & Mathematics Sciences Middle School Science ed Music Multimedia Nanoscience Nutrition Philosophy Physics & Physics ed Political Science Psychology Public Administration Public History Public Relations Recreation Spanish Speech Communication Speech/Theatre ed Sociology Statistics Theatre
Athletics - Division II: Baseball (M) Basketball (M) Basketball (W) Cheerleading (M) Cheerleading (W) Cross Country (M) Cross Country (W) Football (M) Soccer (W) Softball (W) Tennis (M) Tennis (W) Track & Field (M) Track & Field (W) Volleyball (W)
About Northwest Missouri State University
At Northwest, we include the laptop and your primary textbooks in your tuition. The laptop is fully loaded with all of the software you will need to be successful, and ensures that you will have access to a computer 24/7. Our textbook loan program saves you the hassle of finding, buying and selling books, as well as leaves an extra $900 in your pocket each year.
Our academics offer you choice and the chance to gain hands-on experience. Choose from more than undergraduate 135 majors an
d m ore than 35 master’s programs. In our
School , students majoring in education get a true inside view of what teaching is all about. Northwest offers several other opportunities as well, including internships, the lab farm for agriculture majors, on-campus radio and television stations and volunteer work. Plus, with more than 180 organizations to join and extensive Study Abroad opportunities, you will gain valuable experience outside the classroom, too.
Northwest is more than just a school, it’s a family. This is why 93% of our freshmen return after their first trimester. From providing you with the tools you need to excel in the classroom, to offering diverse opportunities for you to learn and grow, Northwest is a place that cares about your success.
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