Study at Morehead State UniversityMorehead State University is a public university established in 1887. It was initially founded as the Morehead Normal School, but having gradually broadened its mission over the years, it was renamed the Morehead State University in 1968. The college enrolls over 7, 000 undergraduates and more than 1, 000 postgraduates every year. There are over 70 degree programs on the 2-year, 4-year and graduate levels. Classes are held in 4 colleges:
Morehead State University sponsors more than 15 intercollegiate sports for men and women. The athletics teams are known as the Eagles, with official colors of blue and gold. Men's sports include baseball, basketball, cross-country, football, golf, rifling, tennis and track, while the women's teams play basketball, cross-country, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, track and volleyball.
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Profile of Morehead State University
Morehead State is in Morehead, KY. Morehead is a self-contained town. The school is a public institution. Morehead State issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Post-Master's certificate.
The school offers many Course Topics. Fields of study in vogue at Morehead State include music and education and teaching.
Morehead State Selectivity
Not all applicants to the school are accepted. The top quarter of students at Morehead State scored at least 530 on the verbal SAT test. Students' math SAT scores were most often in the range 440 to 560 in 2007.
The most successful professors at the school are given tenure, encouraging them to stay with the school for a long time.
Approximately 8, 897 students study at Morehead State .
The school makes housing available to a large share of its students. Students participate in Ohio Valley Conference and Pioneer Football League athletics.
Morehead State Programs and Degrees
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors |
|Education and Teaching||463||elementary school teaching, education, educational admin and supervision, school Counselling, secondary teaching, middle school teaching, special ed, adult education, . . . |
|Liberal Arts||294||general studies, sociology, English, history, social services, political science, Spanish language, geography, . . . |
|Business and Management||198||business management, business, MIS, accounting, marketing, finance, managerial economics|
|Family and Social Work||88||social work, family and human sciences|
|Science||86||biology, physics, chemistry, ecology, geology|
|Medical Support and Technology||78||radiation therapist, veterinary assistant, respiratory care tech, clinical lab tech|
|Nursing and Emergency Medicine||66||registered nursing|
|Nutrition and Exercise Therapy||54||exercise science, sports and fitness management, health and physical Education|
|Music||42||music, music performance|
|Therapy and Counselling||35||psychology, clinical psychology|
|Agricultural Science and Management||33||agriculture, agricultural operations|
|Fine Arts||31||fine arts|
|Engineering Technician||31||manufacturing tech|
|Drama and Performing Arts||8||drama|
|Religion and Philosophy||7||philosophy|
|Computer Science and Engineering||3||computer and info science|
|Real Estate and Construction Management||1||real estate|
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Morehead State University
Morehead, KY 40351
General Phone: (606) 783-2221
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