Missouri S&T is one of the nation’s best universities for the money and tops in the state, according to Money’s Best Colleges ranking.
The ranking, released Monday, May 16, places Missouri S&T at No. 41 in the nation out of 623 colleges and universities included in the ranking. S&T also ranked 30th among public universities and is the highest-ranked Missouri university in the list.
Missouri S&T and all other universities in Money’s ranking were evaluated on 24 factors in three categories:
“The quality of education Missouri S&T provides is second to none,” says Missouri S&T Chancellor Mo Dehghani, “and as this ranking shows, the stellar return on investment for our students is among the best in the nation.”
The average starting salary for an S&T bachelor’s degree graduate was $65,301 last year.
About Missouri University of Science and Technology
Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) is a STEM-focused research university of over 7,200 students. Part of the four-campus University of Missouri System and located in Rolla, Missouri, Missouri S&T offers 101 degree programs in 40 areas of study and is among the nation’s top 10 universities for return on investment, according to Business Insider. S&T also is home to the Kummer Institute, made possible by a $300 million gift from Fred and June Kummer. For more information about Missouri S&T, visit www.mst.edu.