MSU has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 150 years. Founded in 1855, MSU is one of the top research universities in the world. Home to nationally ranked and recognized academic, residential college, and service-learning programs, MSU is a diverse community of dedicated students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.
MSU Offers more than 200 programs of undergraduate, graduate, and professional study at 17 degree-granting colleges.
Every day, dedicated Spartan scientists, scholars, and students create and apply knowledge as they work to provide sustainable solutions to the world’s most challenging problems. Among the world’s top research universities, MSU is committed to providing opportunities for undergraduate research and creative activities and is home to top-ranked graduate programs and world-leading research centers that attract an international community of scientists and graduate students.
U.S. News & World Report ranks MSU
Ranks 40th among public universities for in-state students in Kiplinger’s 2016 edition of Best Values in Public Colleges
Member of the prestigious 62-member Association of American Universities