South East Missouri State University-295 GRE -60 % (with backlogs)-IELTS-6.5
South East Missouri State University
Dr. Raju's Notes: It is a public/state university located at Cape Girardeau in the state of Missouri, established in the year 1873. It is a medium sized public university roughly accommodates 12000 UG+PG students. This university gives liberal admits for average academic profiles to International students. If you maintain good GPA some fee waivers are possible in subsequent semesters. It is one of the cheapest Universities in US.
1. IELTS requirement: 6.5
2. TOEFL Requirement: 80
3. Credential Evaluation: WES evaluation is not required
4. Courses offered:
- MS Technology management (3D Animation & Gaming; Cyber Security; Facilities Management, Industrial Education/Training & Development, Manufacturing Systems, Telecommunications Systems, Workplace Environment & Health Safety, Customized);
- MS Environmental Science
- MBA (Industrial Management)
- MS Biology
- MS Chemistry
- MS in Organizational management
5. GRE score-Around- 295
6. Application Deadlines: June-1st admission for fall. 2. Oct 1st - Spring admission..***MS Chemistry--April-1st
7. GPA: 62% with not more than 8 backlogs are accepted. Higher GRE scores can compensate for low academics. But if there 10 backlogs the admission is denied outright.
8. Tuition Fees: Total Cost- USD 17,000/30 credit hours- for two years -Some fee waivers are gifted to attract students. (** cost is Excluding living expenses )
Final Verdict: If you are moderately OK with the finances-- this is one of the best option for average academic credentials in USA. Living expenses will be around 350-400 USD per month. If you have low academic credentials (60% with 8 backlogs) + IELTS-6.5/TOEFL-80+ 295 GRE.. this University is going to be a savior. The cost of study will be anywhere close to Max 10-13 lakhs depending upon your willingness to work part-time (usually available).
Special Note on South East Missouri State University: In the process of providing information on Universities which are suitable for moderate academic credentials and low GRE scores (285-295)..I am here with providing information on South East Missouri State University to student community. Here I don't want to take a stand on whether a particular university is good or bad. Since it may unnecessarily invite some feelings (may be positive or negative) which are unwarranted at this juncture of application and admission (later VISA) process.. The students are advised to thoroughly seek information from the alumni before they initiate the application process of any University which offers an easy admit to the Indian student.