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MSU Fast Facts (as of Fall 2011)

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About the faculty: 
  •       48% of full-time instructional faculty are tenured.
  •     Minority faculty comprise 8% of the full-time instructional faculty.
  •     41% of the full-time faculty are female.
  •     82% of the full-time faculty had terminal degrees.

About the students: 

  •    82% of the student body is Undergraduate.
  •     11% of the student body are minority students.
  •     5% of the student body are international students
  •     60% of the student body are female.  
  •     71% of the student body attend MSU full-time.
  •     29% of the student body are from out of state.

Enrollment:  Over 10,600 students from 45 states, 48 foreign countries and 96 Kentucky counties.  

Extended Campuses:  Paducah, Hendersonville, Hopkinsville, Madisonville, and Ft. Campbell.

Offerings: 2 Certificate; 6 Associate; 67 Baccalaureate; 43 Master and Specialist Programs and 1 Doctoral Program.

Degrees: The College of Business conferred the most degrees.

Residential College System (nine total):  The first public university with a successful, comprehensive residential college program.  Each residential hall is flying its own colors.  a small, faculty-led community of students where there is incredible opportunity for personal growth and educational development.