Missouri State University awarded 1,509 degrees to students in fall 2021.
Crunching the numbers
Students earned a total of 1,123 bachelor’s degrees, 370 master’s degrees, 15 doctorate degrees and one specialist degree.
Past the standard expectations, the university recognized 19 students for their work with a more rigorous curriculum in Missouri State’s Honors College.
Several students also received scholastic honors:
- 78 students graduated summa cum laude (with grade point averages of 3.9-4.0 on a 4.0 scale).
- 97 students graduated magna cum laude (with GPAs of 3.75-3.89).
- 197 students graduated cum laude (with GPAs of 3.5-3.74).