School Overview

Mississippi University for Women is a Public, 4 years college located in Columbus, Mississippi. MUW ranked 8th in Mississippi Colleges and 34th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 2,704 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. MUW's acceptance rate is 99.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Mississippi University for Women is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address1100 College Street, Columbus, MS 39701
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Mississippi University for Women is 99.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 41.00%. The application fees are $25 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate99.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)41.00 %
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

MUW's 2022 tuition & fees is $7,525 for Mississippi residents and $7,756 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,525 for Mississippi residents and $7,756 for out-of-students.
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,525$7,756
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,525$7,756
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,704 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,496 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. MUW has 2,418 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 286 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,704
Undergraduate Students2,418
Graduate Students286
Online Enrollment1,496

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs43 Programs
Number of online programs8 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

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