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University of Southern Mississippi is a Public, 4 years college located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Southern Mississippi ranked 175th in National Universities and 6th in Mississippi Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 14,606 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Southern Mississippi's acceptance rate is 95.79% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Southern Mississippi is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
|Address||118 College Drive # 0001, Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.usm.edu/financial-aid/net-price-calculator|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship|
The acceptance rate of University of Southern Mississippi is 95.79% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 17.79%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||95.79 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||17.79 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$40|
|Graduate Application Fees||$60|
Tuition & Fees
Southern Mississippi's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,204 for Mississippi residents and $11,204 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,204 for Mississippi residents and $11,204 for out-of-students.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$9,204||$11,204|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$9,204||$11,204|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 14,606 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 6,641 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Southern Mississippi has 11,451 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,155 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||161 Programs|
|Number of online programs||18 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
2 Year Certificate
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|