Mississippi University for Women
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Mississippi University for Women is a Public, 4 years college located in Columbus, Mississippi. MUW ranked 4th in Mississippi Colleges and 15th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 2,477 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11 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 99.29% last year (undergraduate school).
Mississippi University for Women is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of Mississippi University for Women and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||1100 College Street, Columbus, MS 39701|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.muw.edu/finaid/freshmancalculator|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (smaller programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree- professional practice|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of Mississippi University for Women is 99.29% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 40.81%. The application fees are $25 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||99.29 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||40.81 %|
|Graduate Application Fees||$25|
Tuition & Fees
MUW's 2023 tuition & fees is $7,756 for Mississippi residents and $7,866 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 1.42% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($7,756).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $7,756 for Mississippi residents and $7,866 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 1.42% compared to the last year's rate.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$7,756||$7,866|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$7,756||$7,866|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 2,477 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 874 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. MUW has 2,178 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 299 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Degree Information and Campus Life
MUW offers 42 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 6 out of the 42 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by MUW
|Number of programs||42 Programs|
|Number of online programs||6 Programs|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✗|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|