Getting Admitted

If you are ready to come back to school, we would like to invite you to visit our office. We will assist you through the admissions process and provide you with information to help ease your transition to university life. Select the option that best fits you below:

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Degree-Seeking Undergraduate Admission

Students (married or with children or 22 years of age and older) wishing to seek an undergraduate degree at Missouri State University (freshmen, transfer students, second-Bachelor’s-seeking, for instance) must complete the application process for admission.

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Nondegree-Seeking Undergraduate Admission

Students who are 18 years of age or older and who wish to take courses but do not plan on pursuing a degree program may be admitted as nondegree undergraduates.

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Degree-Seeking Graduate Admission

Students wishing to pursue a graduate degree at Missouri State University must complete the application process for admission.

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Nondegree-Seeking Graduate

Students who have a bachelor’s degree and wish to return to take additional courses, but do not wish to pursue an additional degree, may enroll as PB students without providing transcripts.