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Minnesota State University Moorhead

Moorhead, Minnesota, United States
You are ready to compose a new chapter in your life, a future designed entirely by you. You have big dreams, a variety of interests and lots of questions. Now is your time to explore and grow. We invite you to embark on your college journey at MSU Moorhead – a university that supports, encourages and expects life transformation.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (1)

About

History

Moorhead became the site for a new normal school in Northwestern Minnesota after State Senator Solomon Comstock introduced a bill to the Minnesota State Legislature in 1885, declaring "…it would be a fine thing for the Red River Country and especially for Moorhead."

Education

  • College of Arts & Humanities
  • College of Business & Innovation
  • College of Education & Human Services
  • College of Science, Health & the Environment
  • Graduate Studies

Research

Students and faculty within the MSU Moorhead College of Science, Health, and the Environment have access to state-of-the-art facilities and technology for creative investigation, advanced research projects and overall academic excellence.

Career

The MSUM Career Development Center supports students in discovering their passions by providing programs, education, services and support throughout their journey from exploring student to prepared professional.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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Services

Student services

Student Senate is the officially recognized voice of the Student Body at MSUM. It strives to be a democratic forum, generating opinions in the form of motions that represent the will of the Student Body. It advocates to the administration of the university, Minnesota State system, local, state, and federal governments. Student Senate also implements projects that will help further the sense of community and involvement on campus, helping make things run further for the Students on our campus. 

Housing services

  • Ballard Hall - Convenient access to everything campus offers. 
  • Dahl Hall - Located near the CMU and Kise Commons. 
  • Grantham Hall - Comfortable rooms and moveable furniture. 
  • Holmquist Hall - Offers a variety of room types: suites, doubles & singles
  • John Neumaier Hall - Apartment-style living for upper class residents. 
  • Nelson Hall - Twelve floors & unique cylindrical shape
  • Snarr Hall Complex - 3 newly renovated buildings connected into one complex.

Library services

The Livingston Lord Library has several print and digital collections accessible to students, faculty, staff and community members. Learn about this history of MSUM, check out popular eBooks to read in your spare time, or reserve and check out materials for your classes.

  • Curriculum Materials Center
  • Archival Collections
  • RED: Institutional Repository
  • Course Reserves Collection
  • Overdrive
  • Streaming Media

Medical services

MSU Moorhead's Campus CARE Team provides faculty, staff and students a resource to contact if they have concerns about a student.

Student Life

Campus life

MSU Moorhead is located in Moorhead, Minn., just across the Red River from Fargo, N.D. The campus is 3.5 hours from:

  • Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • Bismarck, N.D.
  • Winnipeg, Manitoba

Sports facilities

  • Baseball
  • Cricket
  • Diversity Dance
  • Fencing
  • Hockey
  • KTYD
  • Rock Climbing
  • Tennis
  • Men's & Women's Rugby
  • Men's Soccer
  • Women's Lacrosse
  • Volleyball

Student clubs

  • (MSUM) Pinky Swear PACK Program
  • AAUW at Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • Accounting Club
  • Actuarial Science Club
  • Ad Club
  • Adventure Club
  • African Student Union
  • American Indian Student Association

Accreditation

Minnesota State University Moorhead and it's programs are accredited and a member of many academic and professional associations.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I really enjoyed studying at Minnesota State University because it is a small university. The small size of the school gave the campus a community feel and I loved it. Students could easily create close relationships with other students and professors. Also, the professors genuinely cared about the progress and success of their students. All professors had office hours and...

Little School...Big Experience
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I had an amazing overall experience at MSUM. Most professors were very helpful and encouraging, and my course contents were manageable once I fully applied myself. The on-campus library is technologically advanced, and well-stocked in almost every subject area.

International student? MSUM is for you!
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

MSUM is an ideal for international students. It's affordable, because they charge incoming students in-state tuition. Additionally, they offer a nice number of scholarships. On-campus jobs are pretty easy to get as well. Its location is perfect, because its only a few minutes away from downtown Fargo, and there is an option to take classes from NDSU and / or Concordia...

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