Missouri Southern State University

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(417) 625-9300 

Admissions Office Address

3950 E Newman Rd, Joplin, Missouri 64801-1595 

Admissions Website

http://www.mssu.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Recommended

Secondary school rank required

Recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Recommended

Recommendation required

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Bachelors
Associates

Number of Programs Offered

40

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Acting

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Allied Health

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Art

Art/Art Studies, General

Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Business/Commerce, General

Chemistry

Chemistry, General

Communications

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Computer Programming

Computer Programming/Programmer, General

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Juvenile Corrections

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist

Drafting

Electrical/Electronics Drafting and Electrical/Electronics CAD/CADD

Education

Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering

Engineering/Industrial Management

English

English Language and Literature, General

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Healthcare

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Healthcare Administration

Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other

History

History, General

Information Systems

Computer and Information Sciences, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Information Technology

Computer and Information Sciences, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Language

French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Juvenile Corrections
Legal Professions and Studies, Other

Law Enforcement

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Juvenile Corrections

Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Math

Mathematics, General

Music

Music Performance, General

Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Physics

Physics, General

Political Science

Political Science and Government, General

Psychology

Psychology, General

Radiology Technician

Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General

Sociology

Sociology

Teaching

Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching

Technology

Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Industrial Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist