Midwestern State University Graduate School

Midwestern State University (referred to as MSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Wichita Falls, TX.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of MSU is $6,886 for Texas residents and $8,056 for out-of-state students. The school has 966 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,784 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Midwestern State University (referred to as MSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Wichita Falls, TX.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1950 - Current).
MSU Directory Information
School NameMidwestern State University (MSU)
Address3410 Taft Blvd, Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
Phone940-397-4000
Webhttps://www.mwsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.msutexas.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.msutexas.edu/finaid/index
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of MSU is $6,886 for Texas residents and $8,056 for out-of-state students. The school has 966 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,784 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 67 graduate programs through Master's and Doctorate (Research). Among them, 15 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$8,056
$6,886 for Texas Residents
Student Population966
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs67 graduate programs
(15 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at MSU is $6,886 for Texas residents and $8,056 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $236 for Texas residents and $301 for out-of-state students.
MSU offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Texas Residents$6,886
Out-of-State$8,056
Tuition per Credit Hour
Texas Residents$236
Out-of-State$301
MSU offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)15 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Midwestern State University is $6,886 for Texas residents and $8,056 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$3,294$2,340$4,464$2,340
2019-2020$4,060$2,549$5,230$2,549
2020-2021$4,145$2,620$5,315$2,620
2021-2022$4,246$2,640$5,416$2,640
2022-2023$4,246$2,640$5,416$2,640
The graduate school tuition & fees of MSU is very inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Texas. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Texas graduate tuition is $17,810 (public) / $18,159 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Midwestern State University$6,886$8,056
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Texas Graduate Schools$13,401$17,909
Public$8,153$17,810
Private$18,159
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $13,922 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at MSU.
On-campus living costs are increased by 2.37% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,922. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.37% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$8,877$1,909$8,877$1,909
2019-2020$9,310$1,950$9,310$1,950
2020-2021$9,504$1,986$9,504$1,986
2021-2022$9,780$3,820$9,780$3,820
2022-2023$10,046$3,876$10,046$3,876
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $236 for Texas residents and $301 for other students at Midwestern State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$223$288
2019-2020$226$291
2020-2021$230$295
2021-2022$236$301
2022-2023$236$301

Graduate Programs at MSU

Midwestern State University offers 20 graduate programs for Master's and Doctorate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 215 students have completed their study at Midwestern State University.
Offered Degrees at Midwestern State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree199215
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship110
Total2010215
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Midwestern State University by award level.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Special Education and Teaching program with 39 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 0 completers.
Midwestern State University offers 20 programs through Master's and Doctorate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 215 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 215 students have earned/completed Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences8-
Education [+] (3 completers) 65 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction4-
Educational Leadership and Administration22-
Special Education and Teaching39$45,500
English Language and Literature [+] (1 completers) 3 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences1-
Exercise Physiology11-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 17 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management17-
Physical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Geology/Earth Science5-
Psychology [+] 16 completers-
Psychology3-
Counseling Psychology13-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 9 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 46 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management11-
Radiologist Assistant9-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer6-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing20-
Business [+] (2 completers) 29 completers-
Business Administration and Management24-
Human Resources Development5-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total215
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] --
Educational Leadership and Administration--
Total-

Graduate Student Population at MSU

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 966 students enrolled into Midwestern State University graduate schools where it has total 5,784 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 435 full-time and 531 part-time graduate students. By gender, 319 male and 647 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total966319647
Full-time435150285
Part-tme531169362
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 536 White (55.49%), 109 Black/African American (11.28%), 125 Hispanic (12.94%), 41 Asian (4.24%), and 155 students with other races. 110 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total966319647
American Indian/Native American909
Asian412318
Black/African American1094861
Hispanic1253986
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander211
White536144392
Two More291118
Un-Known514
Non-resident Alien1105258
Midwestern State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 648 graduate students (67.08% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 124 graduate students (12.84% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total966
Enrolled Online Exclusively648
Enrolled Some Online Courses124
Not in Online Courses194

Texas Best Graduate Schools

Check out the best graduate programs in Texas and compare them to get right decision.
Rice UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsHouston, TX
Texas A & M University-College StationPublic, 4 yearsCollege Station, TX
Baylor UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWaco, TX
Southern Methodist UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsDallas, TX
University of St ThomasPrivate, 4 yearsHouston, TX
Data Source: