About Mississippi Valley State University

Mississippi Valley State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Itta Bena, Mississippi. Mississippi Valley State University ranked 11st in Mississippi Colleges and 67th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 2,032 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The acceptance rate at Mississippi Valley State University is 83.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Mississippi Valley State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address14000 Highway 82 West, Itta Bena, MS 38941-1400
Phone662-254-9041
WEBwww.mvsu.edu
Admission Information
Admissionhttps://www.mvsu.edu/prospective-students/admissions
Online Applicationwww.mvsu.edu/prospective_students/admissions/intent_to_enroll.php
Financial Aidwww.mvsu.edu/prospective-students/financial-aid-programs
Net Price Calculatorwww.collegeraptor.com/Shopping/School/Mississippi-Valley-State-University-MS-176044
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.mvsu.edu/academics/registrar/veterans
Disability Servicewww.mvsu.edu/prospective-students/admissions/types-of-students/students-with-disabilities
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Mississippi Valley State University is 83.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate83.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.00 %

Tuition & Fees

The 2022 tuition & fees at Mississippi Valley State University is $6,746 for Mississippi residents and $7,068 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,364 for Mississippi residents and $7,902 for out-of-students.
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$6,746$7,068
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,364$7,902
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,032 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 459 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Mississippi Valley State has 1,694 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 338 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,032
Undergraduate Students1,694
Graduate Students338
Online Enrollment459

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs40 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Master's

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)
ROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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