Minnesota State University Moorhead Graduate Schools

Minnesota State University Moorhead (referred to as MSUM) is a Public, 4 years school located in Moorhead, MN. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Minnesota State University Moorhead is $9,900 for Minnesota residents and $11,052 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,102 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,547 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Minnesota State University Moorhead (referred to as MSUM) is a Public, 4 years school located in Moorhead, MN. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (7/1/1948 - Current[Estimated Date]).
MSUM Directory Information
School NameMinnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM)
Address1104 Seventh Avenue South, Moorhead, MN 56563
Phone800-593-7246
Webhttps://www.mnstate.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.mnstate.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.mnstate.edu/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Minnesota State University Moorhead is $9,900 for Minnesota residents and $11,052 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,102 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,547 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 135 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research). Among them, 32 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$11,052
$9,900 for Minnesota Residents
Student Population1,102
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs135 graduate programs
(32 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Minnesota State University Moorhead is $9,900 for Minnesota residents and $11,052 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $559.
Minnesota State University Moorhead offers the alternative tuition plans.
Minnesota State University Moorhead 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, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)32 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Minnesota State University Moorhead is $9,900 for Minnesota residents and $11,052 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 11.64% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Minnesota ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$8,976$1,054$17,952$1,054
2018-2019$10,009$1,055$10,009$1,055
2019-2020$8,550$990$8,550$990
2020-2021$8,910$990$8,910$990
2021-2022$10,062$990$10,062$990
The graduate school tuition & fees of MSUM is relatively inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Minnesota. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Minnesota graduate tuition is $14,841 (public) / $16,400 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Minnesota State University Moorhead$9,900$11,052
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Minnesota Graduate Schools$13,764$15,642
Public$11,356$14,841
Private$16,400
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,416 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Minnesota State University Moorhead. On-campus living costs are increased by 3.07% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,416. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.30% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,008$3,470$9,008$3,470
2018-2019$9,008$3,492$9,008$3,492
2019-2020$9,560$3,486$9,560$3,486
2020-2021$9,656$3,360$9,628$3,360
2021-2022$9,830$3,586$9,830$3,586
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $559 at Minnesota State University Moorhead. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 12.93% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$816
2018-2019$417
2019-2020$475
2020-2021$495
2021-2022$559

Graduate Programs at MSUM

Minnesota State University Moorhead offers 27 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 340 students have completed their study at Minnesota State University Moorhead.
Offered Degrees at Minnesota State University Moorhead
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree117278
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1117
Post Bachelor's Degree131013
Post Master's Degree2232
Total2720340
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Minnesota State University Moorhead by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 22 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 93 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 17 completers.
Minnesota State University Moorhead offers 27 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 340 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 278 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 13 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 32 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 180 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction55$49,500
Educational Leadership and Administration61-
Special Education and Teaching48-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services16$40,600
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Psychology [+] (1 completers) 7 completers-
School Psychology7-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 64 completers-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist25-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management19-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse20-
Business [+] 27 completers-
Business Administration and Management18-
Accounting and Finance9-
Total278
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 17 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration17-
Total17
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Publishing0-
Education [+] (5 completers) 11 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services10-
Music Teacher Education0-
Biology Teacher Education0-
Chemistry Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Mathematics1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0-
0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Administration1-
Total13
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 22 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration22-
Psychology [+] 10 completers-
School Psychology10-
Total32

Graduate Student Population at MSUM

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,102 students enrolled into Minnesota State University Moorhead graduate schools where it has total 5,547 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 190 full-time and 912 part-time graduate students. By gender, 298 male and 804 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
Total1,102298804
Full-time19042148
Part-tme912256656
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 992 White (90.02%), 30 Black/African American (2.72%), 11 Hispanic (1.00%), 15 Asian (1.36%), and 54 students with other races. 15 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,102298804
American Indian/Native American927
Asian15312
Black/African American301614
Hispanic1156
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White992258734
Two More26422
Un-Known431
Non-resident Alien1578
Minnesota State University Moorhead offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 862 graduate students (78.22% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 69 graduate students (6.26% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,102
Enrolled Online Exclusively862
Enrolled Some Online Courses69
Not in Online Courses171

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