Murray State University
about the university
Established in 1922, Murray State University is a nationally recognized public university in the United States that is home to nearly 10,000 students from the United States and 46 countries. As a student, you may choose from over 146 high-quality bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and doctoral programs, and the English Language Program. International students benefit from affordable tuition rates and numerous scholarship opportunities.
You will feel welcome in the safe and friendly university community that was recently recognized as the “Friendliest Small Town in America” by USA Today. A Murray State education focuses on career achievement — it is a true value and you will graduate ready for success.
We offer relevant undergraduate and graduate degree programs with core studies in the liberal arts and sciences, leading to degrees from certificates to advanced practice doctorates that prepare students for success. Through effective and creative teaching, both in traditional formats and in an online environment; the opportunity to apply knowledge and skills to real-world situations, and academic and student support services, our quality faculty and staff foster student growth in knowledge, critical inquiry, and innovative thinking.
the numbers speak
Murray State University places our highest priority on student learning and excellent teaching, blending the range of educational opportunities often found at research institutions with the nurturing student-teacher interactions usually found at smaller universities.
the MSU Edge
Murray State University has again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top schools in the country. The rankings list includes Murray State as one of the best universities, marking the institution’s 31st consecutive year of top-tier rankings by the reputable college guide.
A place for everyone. The Murray State campus features historic venues, space to get outside and enjoy the beautiful Kentucky sunshine, and options for exploring the arts.
Murray State University
102 Curris Center, Murray, Kentucky, United States.
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On-campus student worker jobs are available at the beginning of each semester. Students can work up to 20 hours per week and can earn approximately $600 USD per month. International Leadership Scholarships are valued at $1,000 USD per year and are awarded to international students who demonstrate leadership and financial need.
As a student at Murray State, you can choose from 146 majors, minors and options spanning fields from advertising and animal science to criminal justice and telecommunications.
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