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Mississippi State, Mississippi

Mississippi State University

Overview

Student Population
21,883
Mississippi State University overview
Location Mississippi State, Mississippi
Online msstate.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Mississippi State University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Mississippi State, Mississippi, Mississippi State University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 13,973 prospective students applied, and 8,719 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,435 enrolled in the school.  18,775 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,108 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $8,208 plus fees of $110. Mississippi State University is ranked 578 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
Mississippi State University overview
ACT 21/28
GPA 3.32
Applications Accepted
62.4% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Mississippi Resident Tuition
$8,208
In State Costs for Mississippi State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$110
Room and Board $9,614
Budget for Other Expenses$5,238
Total One Year Cost$24,370
Out of State Tuition
$22,248
Out of State Costs for Mississippi State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$110
Room and Board $9,614
Budget for Other Expenses$5,238
Total One Year Cost$38,410

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Mississippi State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Education 17%
Engineering 12%
General Studies 6%
Psychology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=176080 IPEDS survey data for Mississippi State University.