Morehead State University

Category: Large public | State: KY

About Morehead State University

Morehead State University (MSU) is a comprehensive public university with robust undergraduate and graduate programs, emerging doctoral programs, and an emphasis on regional engagement. MSU aspires to be the best public regional university in the South through prioritizing student success; outcomes; academic excellence; and rankings, reputation and regional responsiveness. MSU has 144 undergraduate and 72 graduate degree programs in four colleges: Caudill College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Elmer R. Smith College of Business and Technology; College of Education; and College of Science. MSU offers associate, baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctoral degrees as well as undergraduate and graduate certificates.

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Why you should attend?

Military personnel and veterans find a sense of camaraderie at Morehead State University. MSU prides itself on the partnerships with organizations such as Student Veterans of America Chapter, MSU Eagle Veterans, The Kentucky Army National Guard, local American Legion Posts, and support of our tremendous ROTC Program. These organizations and the local community that honors military service provide a place to help ease the transition from military service to academia. Our Student Veterans' Advocate can help with admissions, academic counseling, and career development. We have professional counseling services and a full-service VA Clinic within 5 minutes of campus. The educational programs coupled with a university culture that values and honors military service make Morehead State University a solid choice when looking for the right school.

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

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