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University of Mississippi

University, Mississippi

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Overview

Student Population
22,456
University of Mississippi overview
Location University, Mississippi
Online olemiss.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Remote Town
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Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in University, Mississippi, University of Mississippi is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 16,253 prospective students applied, and 14,325 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,232 enrolled in the school.  19,864 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,592 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $8,718 plus fees of $110. Ole Miss is ranked 277 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

7/10
Overall
7/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
9/10
Value

Ole Miss is rated within the top 36% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of Mississippi within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult
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SAT 1020/1250
ACT 21/29
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
88.1% 
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Applications Due Jun 15, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Mississippi Resident Tuition
$8,718
In State Costs for University of Mississippi
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$110
Room and Board $10,734
Budget for Other Expenses$5,100
Total One Year Cost$25,762
Out of State Resident Tuition
$24,990
Out of State Costs for University of Mississippi
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$110
Room and Board $10,734
Budget for Other Expenses$5,100
Total One Year Cost$42,034

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$52,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Mississippi students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 28%
Education 11%
Health Professions 9%
Psychology 5%
Social Sciences 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=176017 IPEDS survey data for University of Mississippi.

Current students may use the University of Mississippi GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.