Minnesota State University Moorhead

Moorhead, MN
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Minnesota State University Moorhead Review

Moorhead, MN, 1104 Seventh Avenue South
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups A-
A-
Excellent

Minnesota State University Moorhead is a medium sized, public, four-year university enrolling 5,844 students and offering 113 degrees in Moorhead, MN.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Minnesota State University Moorhead.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
462 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
52
Art Teacher Education
1
Biology Teacher Education
3
Chemistry Teacher Education
0
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
19
1
Creative Writing
8
Curriculum and Instruction
40
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
28
Earth Science Teacher Education
0
Education/teaching of Individuals with Autism
3
Educational Leadership and Administration
30
3
Elementary Education and Teaching
91
English Language and Literature
21
English/language Arts Teacher Education
12
Health and Physical Education/fitness
2
Health Teacher Education
11
Liberal Arts
15
0
Mathematics Teacher Education
7
Music Teacher Education
4
0
0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
11
Physics Teacher Education
0
Reading Teacher Education
0
Social Studies Teacher Education
14
Spanish Language and Literature
5
Spanish Language Teacher Education
4
Special Education and Teaching
13
8
0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
21
Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
24
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
6
4
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Healthcare
247 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
8
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
57
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
0
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
6
Gerontology
6
Health/health Care Administration/management
22
6
Health Services Administration
0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
61
Nursing Science
0
Registered Nurse
72
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
219 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
11
East Asian Studies
1
Ethnic Studies
1
History
5
International/global Studies
10
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
26
Philosophy
1
Political Science
9
Psychology
40
Public Administration
0
School Psychology
8
10
Social Work
72
Sociology
17
Women's Studies
5
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
188 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
35
Accounting and Finance
9
Advertising
9
Business Administration and Management
77
Economics
7
Finance
16
International Business
1
Marketing/marketing Management
0
Operations Management and Supervision
33
Project Management
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Mathematics and Science
112 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
13
1
Biology
61
Chemistry
3
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences
5
Geology/earth Science
0
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
13
Mathematics
10
Physics
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Art and Design
95 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Commercial and Advertising Art
25
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
8
Film/cinema/video Studies
23
Fine Arts
1
Graphic Design
9
Music
2
Music Management
12
Music Performance
2
Music Theory and Composition
0
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
13
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Legal and Law
81 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
63
Legal Assistant/paralegal
17
Legal Studies
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Communication and Media
61 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Broadcast Journalism
7
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
3
Journalism
1
Mass Communication
24
Photojournalism
3
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
6
Public Relations/image Management
7
Publishing
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Computer Technology
30 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
13
Graphic Communications
0
Information Science/studies
17
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Trades and Careers
28 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Management
28
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Engineering
9 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Studies
7
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
2
Industrial Technology/technician
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Minnesota State University Moorhead.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
Curriculum and Instruction
Education/teaching of Individuals with Autism
Educational Leadership and Administration
Health/health Care Administration/management
Operations Management and Supervision
Project Management
Registered Nurse
Special Education and Teaching
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
BS in Accounting, Class of 1992

Providing internships and bringing back former graduates to speak about their experiences.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 2006

I did not look into these as I knew which school system I wanted to work in.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Education, Class of 1990

counseling services hands-on experience capable and knowledgeable staff and professors

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, speech and theater secondary education, Class of 1993

Canvas and common cores AP courses

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology, Class of 2003

None. It's been over 10 years and I still do not have a job in Archaeology and have had to go back to school for something else.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Communications Studies, Class of 2006

at the time I felt the department did not have good access to internships or alumni, my current career really isn't what I went to school for.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mass Comm, Class of 1984

Career days, meetings with hiring managers

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
BS in Accounting, Class of 1992

Very friendly atmosphere. Mostly white students, but geographic location responsible for that. More females than males.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 2006

It was mainly geared to students fresh from high school. Although individual instructors made accommodations for students with families or who were working, the university was not as open. I was not involved in the culture outside of my discipline as I was an older student with a family.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Education, Class of 1990

Mainly white. Very open campus though.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology, Class of 2003

Not that diverse. Middle to upper class mostly from extremely small towns with no real world experience

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Communications Studies, Class of 2006

very liberal school and culture

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
Speech pathology and audiology, Class of 1973

Nice. Up to date then anyway.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Accounting, Class of 1992

I would say facilities are very nice for a state university.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 2006

I did not use often. Computer labs were adequate but limited hours. I seldom used the dining halls.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Education, Class of 1990

Back in day when I attended there, most of the buildings were in decent shape. There weren't any new buildings constructed in prior years, but they seemed to be maintained well.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Communications Studies, Class of 2006

it was in transition as they were updating several buildings and dorms - last time I was on campus they had a lot of newer remodeled rooms and dorms

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
BS in Accounting, Class of 1992

That depends on the individual, but i really liked to follow the mens football program.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 2006

There appeared to be efforts made for diversity and varied interests.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Education, Class of 1990

SOCs - Student Orientation Counselors

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, speech and theater secondary education, Class of 1993

Mighty 300 club-pep club FFA FBLA

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology, Class of 2003

Science Fiction Group and Role Playing Group.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Communications Studies, Class of 2006

I think being a liberal arts school the theater and film programs where unique to the area and have a reputation in the community for the quality of work

Rated January 2016
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