Mississippi Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution

Cheapest Colleges in Mississippi by In State Tution

Below is a college cost ranking of the 18 colleges in Mississippi with the lowest in state tution. What is the cheapest college in Mississippi? Southeastern Baptist College tops the list with a tuition and fee total of $6,275. Note these costs do not include room and board or living expenses.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published price. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state tution with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeSimply Best Value Colleges in Mississippi list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2022-2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

List of Mississippi Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution
School Tuition In State
Southeastern Baptist College

Laurel, MS

Mississippi Valley State University

Itta Bena, MS

Mississippi University for Women

Columbus, MS

Jackson State University

Jackson, MS

Alcorn State University

Alcorn State, MS

Delta State University

Cleveland, MS

Wesley Biblical Seminary

Ridgeland, MS

University of Mississippi

University, MS

Mississippi State University

Mississippi State, MS

University of Southern Mississippi

Hattiesburg, MS

University of Phoenix Jackson Campus

Flowood, MS

Rust College

Holly Springs, MS

Tougaloo College

Tougaloo, MS

William Carey University

Hattiesburg, MS

Blue Mountain College

Blue Mountain, MS

Mississippi College

Clinton, MS

Belhaven University

Jackson, MS

Millsaps College

Jackson, MS