Morgan State University

Morgan State University Ranking

country rank: 464
world rank: 1241

University Overview

Morgan State University ranking, established in 1867, is a non-profit public state higher-education college based in the urban environment of Baltimore, Maryland (population range of 500,000-1,000,000). Morgan State University (MSU) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Morgan State University (MSU) provides courses and services in a variety of fields that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 153-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate ranges from 60 to 70%, rendering this US higher education institution very selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. MSU also offers a library, accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Morgan State University Ranking

University Identity

Name Morgan State University
Acronym MSU
Founded 1867
Motto A Promise to Keep, a Legacy to Remember
Colours Blue and orange

University Location

Address 1700 East Cold Spring Lane Baltimore 21251-0001 Maryland United States
Tel +1 (443) 885 3333
Fax +1

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 1700 East Cold Spring Lane Baltimore 21251-0001 (443) 885 3000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Morgan State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 238,352 physical volumes, 2,122 physical media, 82,191 digital/electronic medium and 160 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Morgan State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,419 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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