Major Programs at Murray State

Murray State University offers 130 programs through Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate and Post-Graduate Certifica degrees/programs. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education.

  • Total number of programs: 130
  • Total number of online programs: 24
  • Offered degrees/programs: Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate

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Offered Degrees At Murray State University

Murray State University is categorized by Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie categorization. Murray State University offers 130 major programs for Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 2,318 students have completed their study at Murray State University.
Offered Degrees at Murray State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Less than one year certificate409
Associate's Degree6026
Bachelor's Degree6661,678
Master's Degree4114561
Doctor's degree - professional practice2116
Doctor's degree - other1128
Post Bachelor's Degree1020
Total130242,318

Degree, Major Programs and Completers by Award Level

Murray State University offers 130 programs through Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 2,318 students have completed their studies.
  • 26 students have earned/completed Associate program.
  • 1,678 students have earned/completed Bachelor's program.
  • 561 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 28 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 16 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Other) program.
  • 9 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
Associate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Agriculture [+] 0
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences (other)0
Education [+] 2
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education2
Engineering Technology [+] 2
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician2
Industrial Technology/Technician0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 20
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies20
Business [+] 2
Business/Commerce2
Total26
Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Agriculture [+] 108
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences (other)108
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 17
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management17
Communication and Journalism [+] 110
Journalism15
Radio and Television19
Organizational Communication31
Public Relations/Image Management37
Advertising8
Communications Technologies [+] 12
Graphic Communications12
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 56
Information Technology10
Information Science/Studies26
Computer Science20
Education [+] 169
Special Education and Teaching37
Elementary Education and Teaching71
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching41
Early Childhood Education and Teaching12
Health Teacher Education7
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)1
Engineering [+] 14
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics14
Engineering Technology [+] 155
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician33
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology11
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician7
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician83
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 12
Japanese Language and Literature2
German Language and Literature1
French Language and Literature0
Spanish Language and Literature9
Work and Family Studies [+] 6
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies6
English Language And Literature [+] 29
English Language and Literature29
Creative Writing0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 113
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies4
General Studies109
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 43
Biology/Biological Sciences43
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 18
Mathematics18
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 47
Kinesiology and Exercise Science31
Outdoor Education16
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2
Philosophy2
Physical Sciences [+] 34
Chemistry18
Geology/Earth Science14
Physics2
Psychology [+] 48
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)48
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 18
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies18
Human Services [+] 108
Social Work90
Youth Services/Administration18
Social Sciences [+] 24
Economics6
International Relations and Affairs4
Political Science and Government8
Sociology6
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 59
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2
Fine/Studio Arts18
Music18
Music (other)13
Music Management8
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 255
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist39
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant89
Athletic Training/Trainer4
Community Health and Preventive Medicine10
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse113
Business [+] 201
Business/Commerce94
Business Administration and Management17
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management5
Accounting31
Finance36
International Business/Trade/Commerce3
Marketing/Marketing Management15
History [+] 20
History20
Total1,678
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Agriculture [+] 38
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences (other)38
Communication and Journalism [+] 28
Speech Communication and Rhetoric16
Organizational Communication12
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 50
Information Technology19
Information Science/Studies31
Education [+] 174
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration10
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)19
Special Education and Teaching15
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services14
Elementary Education and Teaching22
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching10
Secondary Education and Teaching13
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching10
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education2
Music Teacher Education5
Reading Teacher Education22
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist10
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor22
Engineering Technology [+] 40
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician40
Work and Family Studies [+] 4
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies4
English Language And Literature [+] 17
English Language and Literature5
Creative Writing12
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 11
Biology/Biological Sciences9
Aquatic Biology/Limnology2
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 6
Mathematics6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0
Sustainability Studies0
Physical Sciences [+] 4
Chemistry2
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)2
Psychology [+] 14
Experimental Psychology3
Clinical Psychology11
Human Services [+] 33
Community Organization and Advocacy19
Public Administration10
Youth Services/Administration4
Social Sciences [+] 7
Economics7
Development Economics and International Development0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 28
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist28
Athletic Training/Trainer0
Business [+] 90
Business/Commerce90
History [+] 3
History3
Total561
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 28
Nursing Practice28
Total28
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] 16
Educational Leadership and Administration16
English Language And Literature [+] 0
English Language and Literature0
Total16
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0
Gerontology0
Human Services [+] 0
Social Work0
Social Sciences [+] 9
Geographic Information Science and Cartography9
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0
Total9
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)0
Communication and Journalism [+] 0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (other)0
Education [+] 0
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services0
Work and Family Studies [+] 0
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies0
Psychology [+] 0
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)0
Human Services [+] 0
Community Organization and Advocacy0
Youth Services/Administration0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0
Communication Sciences and Disorders0
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant0
Total0

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