Morgan State University

Morgan State University is located in a residential area of northeastern Baltimore. Founded in 1867 as a private institution, it became a public institution in 1939 and a doctoral-granting university in 1975. The campus occupies more than 160 acres and consists of nearly 50 buildings including modern residence halls housing approximately 3,000 students. Throughout its history, Morgan has been a comprehensive institution emphasizing the arts and sciences and a strong general education in all programs of study, a tradition that continues today. The University offers a wide variety of academic programs at the undergraduate level, including professional programs in engineering, business and management, architecture, and teacher education. At the doctoral level, the campus offers more than a dozen programs in a variety of fields.

1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251

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Type of Institution: Public 4-year

Fall 2008 Total Enrollment: 7,005
Male: 3,128    Female: 3,877
Full-time: 5,939    Part-time: 1,066

2009-2010 Tuition and Mandatory Fees for Maryland Residents:
Full-time Tuition per year: $4,280
Part-time Tuition cost per credit hour: $194
Mandatory fees (FT): $2,268
Mandatory fees (PT): $62 per credit hour

Campus Housing:
Room: $5,360
Board: $2,980

Degrees or Awards: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

Calendar: 2 semesters, 2 summer sessions and 1 winter session.

Entry Requirements: Sliding scale based on combination of SAT/ACT and GPA; Average SAT for fall 2008: 899

Application Deadlines: Priority consideration: November 15; Regular: February 15

Title IV Code: 002083