Morehead State University Overview


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Located in Morehead, Kentucky, Morehead State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.

In the most recent statistical year 4,888 prospective students applied, and 4,174 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,461 enrolled in the school.  6,426 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,446 attend part time.  In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $8,496 plus fees of $0.

Morehead State University is ranked 979 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2016 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Graduation Rate

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. The following statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Morehead State University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Morehead State University is worse than average in terms of graduating students.

4 Years

16% Received a Bachelor Degree in 4 years

5 Years

34% Received a Bachelor Degree in 5 years

6 Years

40% Received a Bachelor Degree in 6 years

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=157386 IPEDS survey data for Morehead State University.