Overview

Student Population
2,711
Mississippi University for Women overview
 Location Columbus, Mississippi
 Online muw.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Mississippi University for Women overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Columbus, Mississippi, Mississippi University for Women is a small four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 585 prospective students applied, and 572 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 189 enrolled in the school.  2,109 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 602 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $6,840 plus fees of $100. MUW is ranked 1116 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy 
Mississippi University for Women overview
SAT 1080/1110
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.27
Applications Accepted
97.8% 
Mississippi University for Women overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Mississippi Resident Tuition
$6,840
In State Costs for Mississippi University for Women
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$100
Room and Board $7,424
Budget for Other Expenses$4,115
Total One Year Cost$20,079
Out of State Tuition
$6,840
Out of State Costs for Mississippi University for Women
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$100
Room and Board $7,424
Budget for Other Expenses$4,115
Total One Year Cost$20,079

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$37,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
39% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Mississippi University for Women students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 42%
Business 10%
Education 10%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 10%
Psychology 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=176035 IPEDS survey data for Mississippi University for Women.