School Overview

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.
Contact Information
Address1100 College Street, Columbus, MS 39701
Admission Information
Online Application
Financial Aid
Net Price Calculator
Veterans Tuition
Disability Service
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor'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 Rate99.29 %
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.
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
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)

Student Population

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.
Total Students2,477
Undergraduate Students2,178
Graduate Students299
Online Enrollment874

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
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs42 Programs
Number of online programs6 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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