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About Mississippi State University

Mississippi State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Mississippi State, Mississippi.
It has a total enrollment of 22,986 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Mississippi State University is 80.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Mississippi State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
AddressLee Boulevard, Mississippi State, MS 39762
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Mississippi State University is 80.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 35.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate80.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)35.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$80

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Mississippi State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $8,910 for Mississippi residents and $23,950 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $8,910 for Mississippi residents and $23,950 for out-of-students.
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,910$23,950
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,910$23,950

Student Population

At Mississippi State University, total 22,986 are attending classes. Among them, 4,762 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Mississippi State has 18,803 students and the graduate school has 4,183 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students22,986
Undergraduate Students18,803
Graduate Students4,183
Online Enrollment4,762

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs177 Programs
Number of online programs17 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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