Good to Know

Michigan State University is a public land-grant research university in East Lansing, Michigan. MSU was founded in 1855 and served as a model for land-grant colleges and universities later created under the Morrill Act of 1862. One of the top research universities in the world and a member of the Association of American Universities, Michigan State University offers nationally ranked and recognized academic, undergraduate research, residential college, and service-learning programs and is a leader in study abroad among public universities.

Majors in Demand:​

  • Business

  • Journalism

  • Communication

  • Biological & Biomedical Sciences

  • Marketing

  • Social Sciences

  • Health Professions

  • Management

Rankings

83

157

(National Universities)

Location

Located in W. Sheridan Road, Chicago, its setting is urban.

Personal Statement

Not required

Enrollment

38,491

Acceptance Rate

76%

Application Method(s)

CGPA

3.0

(QS World Rankings)

SAT / ACT

Yes

(Less than 30 credit hours)

No

(30 or more credit hours)

English Proficiency

79

TOEFL iBT

6.5

IELTS

105

Fees

$50,288

Total

$39,766 / $10,522

Tuition / Living

Deadlines

Feb 1

Rolling Admissions 

After February 1

DET

Scholarship

updated: April 2022