Wichita State University

Wichita State University

*Tuition is only an estimate and actual rates may vary. Please contact the campus for more details.

Undergraduate Tuition
Estimated Undergraduate MSEP tuition
Graduate Tuition
Estimated Graduate MSEP tuition*
This Institution offers an MSEP discount.

Incoming freshmen participating in the Midwest Student Exchange Program must:

  1. Have an ACT composite score of 21 or higher or an SAT ERW+M score of 1060 or higher And, if applicable, achieve a 2.0 GPA on all college credit taken in high school.
  2.  Have a minimum grade point average of 2.25 on a 4.0 scale.
  3.  Enroll as a full-time student at Wichita State University in an MSEP- eligible degree bound major.
  4.  Be a legal resident of Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota,Ohio or Wisconsin.

To qualify for MSEP as an undergraduate transfer with 24 credit hours or more, students must:

    1. Have a 2.50 cumulative GPA on all college transfer credits.
    2. Enroll as a full-time student at Wichita State University in an MSEP-eligible degree bound major.

To qualify for MSEP in a graduate program a student must:

  1. Be fully admitted to the MSEP-eligible graduate program of choice (see WSU web pages for graduate admissions requirements
  2. Enroll full-time in an MSEP-eligible graduate major (Note that graduate students who hold a Teaching, Research, or Staff graduate assistantship of 16 hours or more per week are not eligible for the MSEP tuition reduction.)
  3. Be a legal resident of one of the states listed above

Award: Tuition assessed at 150% of Kansas undergraduate and graduate rates (see WSU web pages for details).

Only students declaring a major in the fields listed below will be considered. Note that specific academic programs may have higher or additional requirements that students must meet in order to be admitted.

College of Applied Studies

  • Athletic Training (Major, Master's)
  • Counseling (Master's)
  • Education - Early Childhood Unified (Major)
  • Education - Elementary Education (Major)
  • Educational Leadership (Master'sDoctorate)
  • Educational Psychology (Master's)
  • Exercise Science (MajorMaster's)
  • Learning and Instructional Design (Master's)
  • Middle Level Education - English/Science (Major)
  • Middle Level Education - History/English (Major)
  • Middle Level Education - History/Math (Major)
  • Middle Level Education - History/Science (Major)
  • Middle Level Education - Mathematics (Major)
  • Middle Level Education - Math/English (Major)
  • Middle Level Education - Science/Math (Major)
  • Organizational Leadership and Learning (Major)
  • Pre K-12 Education - Art Education (begins as Art Education Emphasis in the College of Fine Arts) (Major)
  • Pre K-12 Education - French (Major)
  • Pre K-12 Education - Latin (Major)
  • Pre K-12 Education - Physical Education (Major)
  • Pre K-12 Education - Spanish (Major)
  • Secondary Education - Biology  (Major)
  • Secondary Education - Chemistry (Major)
  • Secondary Education - Earth and Space Science (Major)
  • Secondary Education - English Language Arts (Major)
  • Secondary Education - History/Government (Major)
  • Secondary Education - Mathematics (Major)
  • Secondary Education - Physics (Major)
  • School Psychology (Specialist - BA to EdS, Specialist - MEd to EdS)
  • Special Education - High Incidence (Master's)
  • Special Education - Low Incidence (Master's)
  • Sport Management (Major, Master's)
  • Teaching (Master's)

College of Engineering

College of Fine Arts

  • Acting for Digital Arts (Media Arts) (Major)
  • Animation (Media Arts) (Major)
  • Art (begins as Art Emphasis) (Major)
  • Art - Applied Drawing (Studio Art) (Major)
  • Art - Ceramics Media (Studio Art) (MajorMaster's)
  • Art - Community & Social Practices (Studio Art) (Major)
  • Art - Electronic Media (Studio Art) (Major)
  • Art - Painting (Studio Art) (MajorMaster's)
  • Art - Photo Media (Studio Art) (MajorMaster's)
  • Art - Print Media (Studio Art) (MajorMaster's)
  • Art - Sculpture (Studio Art) (MajorMaster's)
  • Art Education (begins as Art Emphasis) (Major)
  • Art Emphasis (includes Art, Art Education, Art History and Graphic Design after starting at WSU) (Major)
  • Art History (begins as Art Emphasis) (Major)
  • Audio Production (Media Arts) (Major)
  • Collaborative Design (Media Arts) (Major)
  • Dance (begins as Pre-Dance) (Major - BA, Major - BFA)
  • Filmmaking (Media Arts) (Major)
  • Game Design (Media Arts) (Major)
  • Graphic Design (begins as Art Emphasis) (Major)
  • Media Arts (includes Acting for Digital Arts, Animation, Audio Production, Collaborative Design, Filmmaking and Game Design) (Major)
  • Music - Chamber Music (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music - Conducting (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music - Composition (begins as Pre-Music) (MajorMaster's)
  • Music - History and Literature (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music - Opera Performance (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music - Piano Accompanying (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music - Piano Pedagogy (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music Education - Choral Music (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music Education - Elementary Music (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music Education - Instrumental (begins as Pre-Music) (Major)
  • Music Education - Instrumental Conducting (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music Education - Instrumental Music (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music Education - Keyboard (begins as Pre-Music) (Major)
  • Music Education - Special Education (begins as Pre-Music) (Major, Master's)
  • Music Education - Vocal (begins as Pre-Music) (Major, Master's)
  • Music Instrumental (begins as Pre-Music) (Major, Master's)
  • Music Performance - Instrumental (begins as Pre-Music) (Major, Master's)
  • Music Performance - Keyboard (begins as Pre-Music) (Major)
  • Music Performance - Organ (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music Performance - Piano (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music Performance - Strings, Winds and Percussion (begins as Pre-Music) (Master's)
  • Music Performance - Vocal (begins as Pre-Music) (Major, Master's)
  • Music Theatre (begins as Pre-Music Theatre) (Major - BA, Major - BFA)
  • Music (Major)
  • Music Performance Music Special Education (Major, Master's)
  • Painting (Studio Art) (Major)
  • Performing Arts - Dance (Major)
  • Performing Arts - Design and Technical Theatre (Major)
  • Performing Arts - Musical Theater (Major)
  • Performing Arts - Theater (Major)
  • Performing Arts - Theatre Performance (Major)
  • Photo Media (Studio Art) (Major)
  • Pre-Music - Composition (after starting at WSU) (Major)
  • Pre-Music - Education (after starting at WSU) (Major)
  • Pre-Music - Instrumental (after starting at WSU) (Major)
  • Pre-Music - Performance (after starting at WSU) (Major)
  • Pre-Music - Special Education (after starting at WSU) (Major) 

College of Health Professions

  • Communications Sciences and Disorders (Major)
  • Health Management (Major)
  • Health Science (does not include Pre-Nursing or Pre-Dental Hygiene) (Major)
  • Medical Laboratory Science (Major)


  • Honors Baccalaureate (Major)

Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

W. Frank Barton School of Business

  • Accounting (Major)
  • Economics (MajorMaster's)
  • Economics - Real Estate (Major)
  • Entrepreneurship (Major)
  • Entrepreneurship - Real Estate (Major)
  • Finance (Major)
  • Finance - Real Estate (Major)
  • General Business (Major)
  • Human Resource Management (Major)
  • International Business (Major)
  • Information Technology and Management Information Systems (Major)
  • Management (Major)
  • Management Science and Supply Chain Management (Master's)
  • Marketing (Major)
  • Marketing - Real Estate (Major)

*Missouri residents in several counties in the Kansas City area are eligible for resident rates at WSU. See here for more information.

What do I do next?

Connect with the MSEP point of contact listed below for more information and instructions on how to enroll in the discount program.

Kristi Hughes
MSEP Staff Assistant

1845 North Fairmount Street
Wichita, KS 67260
United States

Main Office Phone
(316) 978-3073
Direct Phone
(316) 978-3073
Michelle Haetten
Business Technology Analyst