Graduate Outcome

Data last updated: August 2017

Missouri State University graduates leave the university with many skills, experiences, and opportunities. The growing economy has identified needs in the areas of STEM, healthcare, and other critical fields. MSU strives to provide opportunities for students to fill gaps in these areas.

Other Performance Indicators: Academic Profile; Student Experience;

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Students Graduating in Critical Fields

Measure 1: Students Graduating in Critical Fields*

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Summer 2013 - Spring 2014 Summer 2014 - Spring 2015 Summer 2015 - Spring 2016 Summer 2016 - Spring 2017 Summer 2017 - Spring 2018
Health 382 399 414 457 479
Other 2,198 2,229 2,383 2,497 2,595
Other Critical 1,250 1,219 1,253 1,238 1,359
STEM 522 583 558 688 694

* Certain STEM and Health Care Completions are weighted, each being multiplied by 1.5, and then summed with Other Critical field completers.
** Other - all other fields offered by Missouri State University
*** Other Critical - fields determined by the State of Missouri as being in high demand for the state
**** STEM (Sciences, Technology, Engineering

Measure 2: Awards Granted*

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Summer 2013 - Spring 2014 Summer 2014 - Spring 2015 Summer 2015 - Spring 2016 Summer 2016 - Spring 2017 Summer 2017 - Spring 2018
Degrees 4,195 4,245 4,305 4,566 4,656
Certificates 157 185 302 314 471

* Excludes awards granted on the Dalian China Campus

Students Graduating Who Participated in HIEE

Measure 1: Students Graduating Who Participated in High Impact Educational Experiences (HIEE)*

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Summer 2013 - Spring 2014 Summer 2014 - Spring 2015 Summer 2015 - Spring 2016 Summer 2016 - Spring 2017 Summer 2017 - Spring 2018
Overall 1,970 2,374 2,672 3,121 3,301

* These are unduplicated headcounts of students who have enrolled in at least one of the following HIEE courses Service-Learning; Study Away; Student-Faculty Research/Creative Activites; Collaborative Assignments and Projects; Focused Field Experiences; and Internship/Practica/Student Teaching.

Measure 2: Students Graduating Who Participated in High Impact Educational Experiences (HIEE) by Type*

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Summer 2013 - Spring 2014 Summer 2014 - Spring 2015 Summer 2015 - Spring 2016 Summer 2016 - Spring 2017 Summer 2017 - Spring 2018
Service Learning 1,038 1,098 1,264 1,588 1,824
Study Away 256 277 302 309 340
Student-Faculty Research/Creative Activity 1,323 1,522 1,929 2,561 2,873
Collaborative Assignments and Projects - 243 284 432 452
Focused Field Experiences - 369 687 851 898
Internships/Practica/Student Teaching - 1,453 1,785 2,116 2,403

* Students are unduplicated within each category, but they can be counted in multiple (separate) categories. For example, a student can be enrolled in two service-learning courses and a student-faculty research course in which they would be counted once in each category.

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