Mississippi Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 23 public colleges in Mississippi with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. Mississippi State University leads the list by accepting 57% of high school students that applied.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Mississippi Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
College Acceptance Rate
M

Mississippi State, MS

57%
J

Jackson, MS

69%
D

Cleveland, MS

85%
M

Itta Bena, MS

86%
M

University, MS

88%
A

Alcorn State, MS

89%
M

Columbus, MS

98%
S

Hattiesburg, MS

98%
C

Clarksdale, MS

100%
C

Wesson, MS

100%
E

Decatur, MS

100%
E

Scooba, MS

100%
H

Raymond, MS

100%
H

Goodman, MS

100%
I

Fulton, MS

100%
J

Ellisville, MS

100%
M

Meridian, MS

100%
M

Moorhead, MS

100%
M

Perkinston, MS

100%
N

Booneville, MS

100%