Best Mississippi Colleges

Ranking top Colleges and Universities in Mississippi for 2020

There are 37 colleges and universities in Mississippi enrolling 169,121 students. Explore the list of top colleges in Mississippi below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Ranking methodology is outlined on the data discussion page. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Mississippi offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

Mississippi is home to nationally ranked institutions like Mississippi State University, Millsaps College and Mississippi College. The highest ranked college in Mississippi is Mississippi State University and the top rated public state college is also Mississippi State University.

Local college options can be explored in and Jackson or other cities.

37 results found

List of the Best Mississippi Colleges

Mississippi State University
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Mississippi State, MS
Mississippi State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 21,974enrollment
  • $16,056net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1330SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA
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Millsaps College
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Jackson, MS
Millsaps College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 865enrollment
  • $23,413net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA
Mississippi College
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Clinton, MS
Mississippi College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 5,103enrollment
  • $17,098net price
  • 38%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA
University of Mississippi
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University, MS
University of Mississippi

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 22,456enrollment
  • $14,259net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1270SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
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William Carey University
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Hattiesburg, MS
William Carey University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 5,042enrollment
  • $16,293net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 930-1150SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.46*Avg GPA
Jackson State University
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Jackson, MS
Jackson State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 7,250enrollment
  • $14,116net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 850-1070SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.93Avg GPA
Blue Mountain College
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Blue Mountain, MS
 
Blue Mountain College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 640enrollment
  • $11,504net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 890-1030SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
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Delta State University
D
Cleveland, MS
 
Delta State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 3,715enrollment
  • $12,669net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 950-1190SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.11Avg GPA
Tougaloo College
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Tougaloo, MS
 
Tougaloo College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 736enrollment
  • $9,814net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 790-1100SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.17*Avg GPA
Mississippi University for Women
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Columbus, MS
 
Mississippi University for Women

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 2,711enrollment
  • $10,783net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1110SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.27*Avg GPA
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Alcorn State University
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Alcorn State, MS
Alcorn State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 3,658enrollment
  • $13,665net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 820-1140SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.96Avg GPA
Belhaven University
B
Jackson, MS
 
Belhaven University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,205enrollment
  • $17,783net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA
Coahoma Community College
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Clarksdale, MS
 
Coahoma Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,895enrollment
  • $1,067net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
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Antonelli College Jackson
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Jackson, MS
 
Antonelli College Jackson

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 193enrollment
  • $22,207net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Copiah Lincoln Community College
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Wesson, MS
 
Copiah Lincoln Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,094enrollment
  • $4,433net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
East Central Community College
E
Decatur, MS
 
East Central Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,603enrollment
  • $5,014net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
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East Mississippi Community College
E
Scooba, MS
 
East Mississippi Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,000enrollment
  • $5,805net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Hinds Community College
H
Raymond, MS
 
Hinds Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,521enrollment
  • $4,879net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA