Missouri State University awarded 2,954 degrees to students in spring 2021.
Crunching the numbers
Students earned a total of 2,167 bachelor’s degrees, 650 master’s degrees, 121 doctorate degrees and 16 specialist degrees.
Past the standard expectations, the university recognized 75 students for their work with a more rigorous curriculum in Missouri State’s Honors College.
A number of students also received scholastic honors:
- 224 students graduated summa cum laude (with grade point averages of 3.9-4.0 on a 4.0 scale).
- 264 students graduated magna cum laude (with GPAs of 3.75-3.89).
- 464 students graduated cum laude (with GPAs of 3.5-3.74).