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Morgan State University is a public institution situated in Baltimore, Maryland. The city atmosphere of Baltimore makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

$27,966 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
87% Acceptance Rate

Where Is Morgan State University?


Contact details for Morgan State are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251-0001
Phone: 443-885-3333

How Do I Get Into Morgan State?

You can apply to Morgan State online at:

Admission Requirements for Morgan State

Submission Required?
High School GPA Required
High School Rank Neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript Neither required nor recommended
College Prep Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
SAT or ACT Scores Considered but not required
TOEFL Considered but not required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Morgan State?

87% Acceptance Rate
68% Of Accepted Are Women
11% Submit SAT Scores
Since Morgan State has an acceptance rate of 87%, it is not too hard to gain acceptance into the school. Still, you need to be sure you complete your application in full and send in any other requested documents.

Approximately 32% of accepted students are men and 68% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 83%, and the acceptance rate for women is 89%.

Average Test Scores

About 11% of students accepted to Morgan State submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 410 and 530. Math scores were between 440 and 560.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Morgan State University  ( 410 to 530 )

SAT Math Scores for Morgan State University  ( 440 to 560 )
Morgan State received ACT scores from 1% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 15 and 20. Math scores were between 15 and 18. Composite scores were between 16 and 20.

ACT English Scores for Morgan State University  ( 15 to 20 )
ACT Math Scores for Morgan State University  ( 15 to 18 )
ACT Composite Scores for Morgan State University  ( 16 to 20 )

Can I Afford Morgan State University?

$27,966 Net Price
56% Take Out Loans
6.0% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Morgan State is $27,966. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Morgan State, approximately 56% of students took out student loans averaging $5,764 a year. That adds up to $23,056 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Morgan State is 6.0%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Morgan State University Undergraduate Student Diversity

6,258 Full-Time Undergraduates
62% Women
72% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 7,034 undergraduate students at Morgan State, with 6,258 being full-time and 776 being part-time.


There are also 1,435 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 6,258 full-time undergraduates at Morgan State, 38% are male and 62% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Morgan State University students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 18
Black or African American 4,045
Hispanic or Latino 278
White 52
International Students 375
Other Races/Ethnicities 1,490

Geographic Diversity

Maryland students aren't the only ones who study at Morgan State University. At this time, 23 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 59 countries are represented at Morgan State. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and Nigeria.

Online Learning at Morgan State University

582 Took All Classes Online
4,844 Took At Least One Class Online
22.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 4,844 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Morgan State has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of Morgan State

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Morgan State University was 22.1%. This is the #690 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Morgan State regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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