Morgan State University

Baltimore, MD

Morgan State University

Baltimore, MD

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Tuition & Fees

$7,899

$18,166

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
6%
500-599
42%
400-499
49%
300-399
2%
700-800
1%
600-699
1%
500-599
48%
400-499
41%
300-399
1%
30-36
1%
24-29
10%
18-23
41%
12-17
48%
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undergraduateRatios

47%

male

63%

female

13

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

67%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,532
Declined 2,624
Total Received 8,156
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Public

5,830

undergraduate students

1,175

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Morgan State University, founded in 1867, is a preeminent public urban research university. Programs are offered through the College of Liberal Arts; the Institute of Architecture and Planning; and the Schools of Business and Management; Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences; Education and Urban Studies; Engineering, and Graduate Studies. Its 125-acre campus is located in Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington, DC.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 7,005
Established in 1867
Coeducational Coeducational
Historically Black college/university yes

125-acre, suburban campus in Baltimore (population: 602,495), 45 miles from Washington, DC. Served by air, bus, and train. School operates transportation on campus. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city
  • Metropolitan area: Baltimore and Washington DC
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall

Morgan State University
1700 East Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD
21251

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
60%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through freshman year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman priority housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Females United to Uplift Reshape & Educate (FUTURE)
  • National Council of Negro Women
  • Golden Key International Honour Society
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Alpha Delta Chapter
  • SOUL- LBGTQA

Top Events

  • Homecoming Week
  • I Love Morgan Week
  • Back to School Week
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
8%
Top 1/4
22%
Top 1/2
56%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
6%
500-599
42%
400-499
49%
300-399
2%
700-800
1%
600-699
1%
500-599
48%
400-499
41%
300-399
1%
30-36
1%
24-29
10%
18-23
41%
12-17
48%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $45
Application deadline April 15
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3

Moderately Selective

67%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,532
Declined 2,624
Total Received 8,156

Admissions Factors

Very Important

application essay
academic GPA
recommendation(s)
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
class rank
talent/ability

Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
state residency
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

interview
religious affiliation/commitment

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 45
Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language no
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Deferred payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Bowling
Cheerleading
Cross-country running
Football
Softball
Table tennis
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

basketball, cross-country, football, tennis, track and field

Club Sports - Women's

basketball, bowling, cross-country, softball, tennis, track and field, volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Cross-country running, Football, Tennis, Track and field

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross-country running, Softball, Tennis, Track and field, Volleyball

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Divison I

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Actuarial Science
African Studies
African-American/Black Studies
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Architecture
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies, General
Behavioral Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Broadcast Journalism
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Teacher Education
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemistry, General
Civil Engineering, General
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Computer Science
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Construction Management
Dietetics/Dietitian
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
Education, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Engineering, General
English Language and Literature, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
Finance, General
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
Health Teacher Education
History, General
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Industrial Engineering
Information Science/Studies
Interior Design
Journalism
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics, General
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
Music, General
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Pre-Dentistry Studies
Pre-Law Studies
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Psychology, General
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Rhetoric and Composition
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Work
Sociology
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Telecommunications Technology/Technician
Transportation and Highway Engineering
Transportation/Mobility Management
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

7,005

total students

73%

in-state

27%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

83%

5,830
students

Female
63%
3,694

Male
47%
2,767

17%

1,175
students

Female
16%
183

Male
31%
361

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

89%

5,759
students

Female
58%
3,304

Male
42%
2,455

11%

702
students

Female
56%
390

Male
44%
312

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 71%
Student 4 year graduation rate 47%
Student 5 year graduation rate 57%
Student 6 year graduation rate 15%

Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
69%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
1%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

453

Transfer students enrolled

6%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit yes
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: April 15

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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