Murray State vs. Southeast Missouri State

Two Rivalry Colleges in Ohio Valley Conference

Murray State vs. Southeast Missouri State

Murray Statevs.Southeast Missouri State

Both Murray State and Southeast Missouri State are public. Murray State is located in Murray, KY and Southeast Missouri State is located in Cape Girardeau, MO.
  • Murray State has more expensive tuition of $24,792 than Southeast Missouri State ($13,830).
  • Murray State has tighter acceptance rate of 82% than Southeast Missouri State (86%).
  • Murray State has higher SAT scores of 1,143 than Southeast Missouri State (1,135).
  • Southeast Missouri State is larger with 11,071 students than Murray State (9,454 students).
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#10 in Kentucky
Rankings#12 in Missouri
Public, 4 yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 years
Murray, KYLocationCape Girardeau, MO
1 Year Certificate
Associate
Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)
Offered Degrees2 Year Certificate
Associate
2-4 Year Certificate
Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Post-Master Certificate
Master's College and University (larger programs)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Tuition & Fees
$9,174 Kentucky residents
$24,792 out-of-state
Undergraduate$7,800 Missouri residents
$13,830 out-of-state
$9,114 Kentucky residents
$14,400 out-of-state
Graduate$5,959 Missouri residents
$10,513 out-of-state
$8,241Financial Aid$5,802
Admission
$40 undergraduate
$40 graduate
Application Fee$30 undergraduate
$30 graduate
82%Acceptance Rate86%
21%Yield37%
1,143 SAT, 74 ACTTest Scores1,135 SAT, 66 ACT
Student Population
9,454Total Students11,071
8,056Undergraduate10,041
1,398Graduate1,030
1,184Online Enrollment1,812
Graduation Rate & Outcomes
55%Graduation Rate50%
Transfer-out Rate
79%Retention Rate74%
$42,300Average Earning after Graduation$41,400
Special Learning Opportunities and Student Services
Online Degree/Certificate Program Offered for Both Undergraduate and GraduateDistance Learning (Online Classes)Online Degree/Certificate Program Offered for Both Undergraduate and Graduate
ROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certifiate
Special OpportunitiesROTC
Study Abroad
Teacher Certifiate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 3,184)
$5,424 average annual costs
On-Campus Living✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 3,036)
$5,753 average annual costs
Not offered or not ReportedMeal Plan✔ (19 meals per week)
$3,182 average annual costs
Faculties and Staffs
15 to 1Students to Faculty Ratio20 to 1
444 Full-time
134 Part-time
Number of Faculties392 Full-time
160 Part-time
1,266 Full-time
230 Part-time
Number of Staffs1,055 Full-time
175 Part-time
$62,710 for Faculties
$40,916 Part-time
Average Salary$63,596 for Faculties
$44,486 Part-time
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020