Murray State University

Murray, KY

Murray State University

218 Wells Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3318
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Murray State University Review

A Excellent
4.4375 Based on 4 Reviews
Career Preparation
A
Students and Culture
A
Facilities
A
Activities and Groups
A

Degree Overview

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.

469 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
 
 
 
0
 
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
 
 
 
0
 
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
12
 
 
Creative Writing
 
2
6
 
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
11
17
 
 
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
 
 
27
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
 
 
8
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
63
14
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
25
6
 
13
French Language and Literature
 
1
 
 
 
General Studies
 
92
 
 
 
German Language and Literature
 
1
 
 
 
Health Teacher Education
 
3
 
 
 
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
 
 
6
 
 
Japanese Language and Literature
 
5
 
 
 
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
 
23
11
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
10
5
 
 
 
Music Teacher Education
 
 
1
 
 
Outdoor Education
 
3
 
 
 
Reading Teacher Education
 
 
12
 
 
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
 
 
8
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
 
7
 
 
Spanish Language and Literature
 
9
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
27
15
 
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
 
10
0
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
 
3
 
 
 
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
 
 
2
 
 
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor
 
 
9
 
 
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
 
 
1
 
 
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
1
 
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

452 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/Trainer
 
2
 
 
 
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
86
66
 
 
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
 
28
 
 
 
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
 
8
3
 
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
22
 
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
27
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
 
0
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
101
 
 
 
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
 
109
 
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

321 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
34
 
 
 
Advertising
 
11
 
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
17
 
 
 
Business/Commerce, General
0
65
63
 
 
Development Economics and International Development
 
 
0
 
 
Economics, General
 
10
5
 
 
Finance, General
 
33
 
 
 
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
 
7
 
 
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
27
 
 
 
Organizational Communication, General
 
33
16
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

257 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical Psychology
 
 
7
 
 
Community Organization and Advocacy
 
 
26
0
 
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
 
 
 
0
 
Experimental Psychology
 
 
0
 
 
History, General
 
32
2
 
 
International Relations and Affairs
 
8
 
 
 
Philosophy
 
2
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
13
 
 
 
Public Administration
 
 
19
 
 
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
 
49
 
0
 
Social Work
 
64
 
 
 
Sociology
 
16
 
 
 
Sustainability Studies
 
 
1
 
 
Youth Services/Administration
 
15
3
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

202 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cad/Cadd Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
 
13
 
 
 
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
0
45
 
 
 
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
 
3
 
 
 
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
 
18
 
 
 
Engineering Technology, General
 
 
1
 
 
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
 
 
 
12
 
Industrial Technology/Technician
2
 
 
 
 
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
 
7
 
 
 
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
 
73
28
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

167 Agriculture Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
1
112
37
 
 
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
 
17
 
 
 

129 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aquatic Biology/Limnology
 
 
1
 
 
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
33
3
 
 
Chemistry, General
 
22
1
 
 
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
 
34
 
 
 
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
 
 
3
 
 
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
8
 
 
 
Mathematics, General
 
16
3
 
 
Physics, General
 
5
 
 
 

73 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
8
 
 
 
Fine/Studio Arts, General
 
29
 
 
 
Music Management
 
11
 
 
 
Music, General
 
17
 
 
 
Music, Other
 
8
 
 
 

63 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
 
27
 
 
 
Graphic Communications, General
 
5
 
 
 
Information Science/Studies
 
16
6
 
 
Information Technology
 
5
4
 
 

59 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
 
7
 
 
 
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
 
 
 
0
 
Public Relations/Image Management
 
41
 
 
 
Radio and Television
 
11
 
 
 

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Check out the online programs offered at Murray State University.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
 
 
 
Business/Commerce, General
 
 
 
 
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
 
 
 
 
Community Organization and Advocacy
 
 
 
Development Economics and International Development
 
 
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
 
 
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
 
 
 
 
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
 
 
 
 
Information Science/Studies
 
 
 
 
Information Technology
 
 
 
 
Music Teacher Education
 
 
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
 
 
 
 
Organizational Communication, General
 
 
 
 
Public Administration
 
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
 
 
 
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
 
 
 
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
 
 
 
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor
 
 
 
 
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
 
 
 
 
Youth Services/Administration
 
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized Institution Accreditations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
  • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
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
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
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 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

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?

4.5 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Marketing, Class of 1995

    Case studies; student worker programs.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Business , Class of 1980

    Excellent opportunities for internships that give real world experience.

    5 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

4.5 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Marketing, Class of 1995

    I have been out of school too long to answer.

    4 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.

    5 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.25 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Marketing, Class of 1995

    I have been out of school too long to answer.

    4 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.

    5 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

4.5 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Marketing, Class of 1995

    I have been out of school too long to answer.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BS degree in Accounting, Class of 1988

    MSU Racer football and basketball, cultural diversification

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Elementary Education, Class of 2007

    Every student belongs to a college within the university to do activities with

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Business , Class of 1980

    Access to wilderness areas and fishing along with nationally ranked sports teams.

    5 Rated January 2016

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