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Morehead State University delivers strong and affordable education for friendly, ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success.
Morehead State was recognized for the 12th consecutive year as one of the top public universities in the South in the 2016 edition of “America’s Best Colleges” by U.S.News & World Report. MSU was recognized in 2013 by The Daily Beast as a top underrated school.
Top undergraduate majors: Social Work, Biomedical Sciences, Business, Nursing, Elementary Education, Exercise Science, Accounting, Special Education, Criminology/Criminal Justice, Biology, Psychology, Middle Grades Education, Convergent Media, Veterinary Science, Radiology and Sport Management
Top graduate programs: MBA, Adult and Higher Education, Counseling P-12, English, Instructional Leadership, Doctoral program in Education, Engineering and Technology Management, Social Sciences, Sociology-Chemical Dependency, Clinical Psychology, Communication, Guidance Counseling, Social Studies MAT, Wellness Promotion, Special Education, Math MAT, Sport Management
Average Freshmen ACT: 22
MSU is designated as a StormReady campus by the National Weather Service, with severe weather plans with personnel prepared to deal with weather emergencies.
StateUniversity.com has ranked MSU among the safest campuses in Kentucky.
Morehead State, we don’t take competition lightly. Our Eagles are charter
members of the Division I Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) and compete at the
football championship subdivision level in the Pioneer Football League. Our
men’s basketball team won the 2009 and 2011 OVC tournaments, propelling them to
the NCAA tournament. MSU’s women’s soccer team was the 2008, 2010 and 2013 OVC
Tournament champions and participated in the NCAA Tournament. Our baseball team
has won eight OVC titles, including their most recent championship in 2015 that
led to an appearance in the NCAA Tournament. Our women’s golf team won the OVC title in 2011
and our women’s volleyball team has racked up 13 OVC championships.
When it comes to
academic excellence, our student-athletes have a winning record. Our teams finish
among the leaders in their conference – and in the nation – and we’ve won the
prestigious OVC Institutional Academic Excellence Award 12 times.
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