Top Universities in Mississippi

For those interested in studying in Mississippi, we have a very useful list. We selected the best Mississippi institutions for prospective students. Please know that rankings are based on academic research, alumni reviews, graduation rates, as well as assessment from peer colleges. On the page, you will find major admissions stats such as acceptance rate, tuition fees, average SAT scores for each ranked college or university.

Rankings Schools
1 University of Mississippi (University, MS)
Tuition: in-state: $6,282, out-of-state: $16,266
Total enrollment: 18,224
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 79.0%
Average freshman retention rate: 81%
6-year graduation rate: 60%
Classes with under 20 students: 47.4%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 20-27
2 Mississippi State University (Mississippi State, MS)
Tuition: in-state: $6,264, out-of-state: $15,828
Total enrollment: 20,424
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 67.8%
Average freshman retention rate: 83%
6-year graduation rate: 60%
Classes with under 20 students: 35.6%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 20-27
3 Jackson State University (Jackson, MS)
Tuition: N/A
Total enrollment: N/A
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 31.3%
Average freshman retention rate: 74%
6-year graduation rate: 43%
Classes with under 20 students: N/A
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 17-20
4 University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg, MS)
Tuition: in-state: $6,336, out-of-state: $14,448
Total enrollment: 16,604
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 63.2%
Average freshman retention rate: 74%
6-year graduation rate: 47%
Classes with under 20 students: 41.4%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 19-25

 

Top Universities in Mississippi

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