Murray State University

Murray, KY
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Murray State University Reviews

Based on 16 Reviews
218 Wells Hall Murray, KY
College Review
Career PreparationA
Students and CultureA
FacilitiesA
Activities and GroupsA
A
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Murray State University

*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.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
4
Technology Teacher Education/industrial Arts Teacher Education
1
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
24
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
6
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
20
Special Education and Teaching, General
26
27
Spanish Language and Literature
6
Secondary Education and Teaching
20
School Librarian/school Library Media Specialist
7
Reading Teacher Education
21
Outdoor Education
9
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
9
8
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
31
13
Japanese Language and Literature
3
Health Teacher Education
2
German Language and Literature
1
General Studies
120
English Language and Literature, General
29
11
Elementary Education and Teaching
79
22
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
32
4
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
4
10
Creative Writing
2
7
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
4
11
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Organizational Communication, General
31
33
Office Management and Supervision
1
Marketing/marketing Management, General
25
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
1
International Business/trade/commerce
8
Finance, General
35
Economics, General
9
11
Business/commerce, General
3
80
115
Business Administration and Management, General
17
Advertising
13
Accounting
33
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Veterinary/animal Health Technology/technician and Veterinary Assistant
90
1
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
109
19
Nursing Practice
4
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
34
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
18
2
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
34
29
Athletic Training/trainer
6
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Youth Services/administration
31
3
Sociology
8
Social Work
55
Public Administration
14
Psychology, General
33
10
Political Science and Government, General
11
Philosophy
2
International Relations and Affairs
7
History, General
17
5
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
1
Community Organization and Advocacy
83
25
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/technician
57
30
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/technician
2
Engineering Technology, General
30
Electromechanical Technology/electromechanical Engineering Technology
9
Drafting/design Engineering Technologies/technicians, Other
9
Civil Engineering Technology/technician
22
Cad/cadd Drafting and/or Design Technology/technician
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Physics, General
3
Mathematics, General
13
11
Geology/earth Science, General
11
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences, Other
4
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
18
Chemistry, General
16
1
Chemical Technology/technician
2
Biology/biological Sciences, General
48
2
Aquatic Biology/limnology
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
8
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
2
71
18
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Information Technology
10
16
Information Science/studies
23
10
Graphic Communications, General
9
Computer Science
18
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
2
Music, Other
8
Music, General
18
Music Management
1
Fine/studio Arts, General
27
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Radio and Television
16
Public Relations/image Management
31
Journalism
15
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice/safety Studies
20
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Private Loan Options
  • Variable Rates: 1.25% APR - 11.10% APR. Fixed Rates: 4.25% APR - 12.35% APR. Lowest rates shown include the auto debit discount.1
  • Whether you're studying online or on campus, borrow up to 100% of the school-certified expenses4
  • Choose from multiple repayment options, including no payments while in school1
  • No origination fee or prepayment penalty2
  • The only undergraduate student loan that offers 4 months of Chegg® study help --a $100 value6
  • Competitive fixed and variable APRs starting at 1.09%1
  • Multiple repayment options including: full principal and interest, interest-only, deferred, and flat payment
  • Flexible payment terms ranging from 5, 8, 10, and 15 years2
  • Coverage up to 100% of your school-certified cost of attendance ($1,000 minimum)3
  • No origination, application and processing fees, no fees for early repayment
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  • 1% Cash Back Graduation Reward*
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  • Get a one-time cash reward for good grades.2
  • Variable rates: 1.24% - 11.99% APR3 (lowest APRs shown for Discover Student Loans are available for the most creditworthy applicants for undergraduate loans, and include an interest-only repayment discount and a 0.25% interest rate reduction while enrolled in automatic payments)
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  • Flexible repayment options
  • No fees for origination, disbursement, prepayment or late payment
  • Skip a payment once per year (once repayment period restarted)3
  • Covers up to 100% of the school's certified cost of attendance
  • No interest payments!1
  • Payments based on a fixed percentage of future income.
  • Never pay more than you can afford.
  • Innovative alternative to traditional student loans.
  • Grace period after graduation before payments begin.
  • Pause payments for certain life events.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Murray State University

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
Business/commerce, General
Community Organization and Advocacy
General Studies
Information Science/studies
Information Technology
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/technician
Organizational Communication, General
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Public Administration
School Librarian/school Library Media Specialist
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
Youth Services/administration

*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
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
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 Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
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
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
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 4 Reviews
Alumni
Marketing, Class of 1995
Case studies; student worker programs.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS degree in Accounting, Class of 1988
media, Facebook, websites...
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Elementary Education, Class of 2007
student teaching
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business , Class of 1980
Excellent opportunities for internships that give real world experience.
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Marketing, Class of 1995
I have been out of school too long to answer.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS degree in Accounting, Class of 1988
varied
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Elementary Education, Class of 2007
rural, home
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business , Class of 1980
Diverse students from rural and urban centers allowed for expansion of my view of the world. Excellent mix of education and social opportunities.
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Marketing, Class of 1995
I have been out of school too long to answer.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS degree in Accounting, Class of 1988
very nice and updated
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Elementary Education, Class of 2007
old but updated
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business , Class of 1980
Facilities were first rate. Dorms were comfortable and secure, library and cafeteria were excellent, and school has upgraded all of them over the years.
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Marketing, Class of 1995
I have been out of school too long to answer.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS degree in Accounting, Class of 1988
MSU Racer football and basketball, cultural diversification
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Elementary Education, Class of 2007
Every student belongs to a college within the university to do activities with
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business , Class of 1980
Access to wilderness areas and fishing along with nationally ranked sports teams.
Rated January 2016