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Morehead State University

Morehead, Kentucky

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Morehead State University

Public 4 Year

About Morehead State University

Morehead State University (MSU) is a public, co-educational university located in Morehead, Kentucky, United States, in the foothills of the Daniel Boone National Forest in Rowan County, midway between Lexington, Kentucky, and Huntington, West Virginia.


Located in Morehead, Kentucky.

University Blvd, Morehead, KY, 40351, Rowan County

Morehead State University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#983 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Kentucky

#19 of 98

2022 Best Public Colleges in Kentucky

#7 of 25

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Morehead State University is Education followed by Business Management, Medical, Liberal Arts and Admin & Social Services.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Morehead State University within four or six years.

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 6 years

Notable Alumni