The Department of Strategy, Institutional Research and Assessment is the official source for University Data.

Student Profile

New Freshman-Fall 2016

4,349 Applications
3,334 Acceptances
1,482 Enrollments
28.0 Average Composite ACT Score

Ethnicity: Fall 2016 (All Students)

 African American/Black, 3%

 Amr Ind./Alaskan Native, less than 1%

 Asian, 3%

 Hispanic/Latino, 3%

 International, 13%

 Multi-Racial, 2%

 Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander, less than 1%

 Not Specified, 3%

 White, 72%

Fall 2016 Enrollment Highlights

Diverse Students from all 50 States and over 60 countries

6,909 Undergraduate Students Enrolled (77% men, 23% women)

1,929 Graduate Students Enrolled (79% men, 21% women)

Geography: Fall 2016

 Missouri, 70%

 Neighboring States, 10%

 Other States, 12%

 Other Countries, 8%

Academics & Aid

1,230 Undergraduate Courses Offered

29 Average Class Size

75% of classes have fewer than 35 students

18:1 Student to Faculty Ratio

2,611 Degrees and Certificates awarded in academic year 2016

92% of those in STEM Programs

83% Second Year Retention Rate (Fall 2015 cohort)

64% Six-Year graduation rate of First-Time, Full-Time degree seeking students (Fall 2010 cohort)

$15,253 typical undergraduate financial aid package

90%+ of students receive financial aid

$188 million in Endowment Funds as of the 2015 Fiscal Year

Faculty & Research

Missouri S&T Faculty members are world-class scholars who are known for their excellence in research.

365 Full-Time Ranked Professors (unofficial as of September 23, 2016)

98% of faculty holds a terminal degree in his/her field

63% of full-time faculty is tenured

425+ undergraduates take part in research every year

Over 300 research grants are awarded to Missouri S&T faculty by external funding agencies

$30 million Total Research Expenditures as of the 2016 fiscal year

Faculty by College: Fall 2016

College of Arts, Sciences, and Business, 40%

College of Engineering and Computing, 60%

ROI After Graduation

$61,831 Average starting salary for Missouri S&T undergraduates.

$76,632 Average starting salary for Missouri S&T graduates.

80% of Missouri S&T undergraduates are employed or attending graduate school within 6 months of graduation

More than 1,158 companies, representing a wide range of industries, visited campus to recruit Missouri S&T students.

Placement—All Majors

Graduate School, 13%

Undecided, 20%

Not Seeking Employment, 1%

Employed, 66%

No. 1 in starting salary potential in the Midwest for public and private universities

No. 2 best value among public colleges as determined by Kiplinger’s "salary yardstick." (Kiplinger's Best College Values, December 2015).

100% employer satisfaction with hires.