Mississippi Colleges that are Hardest to Get Into

Colleges with the Lowest Acceptance Rate in Mississippi for 2020

These are the most selective public and private four-year colleges in Mississippi. The list is ranked by acceptance rate, lowest to highest and limited to schools which reject at least half of all applicants. Leading the list is Mississippi College which sent acceptance letters to only 38% of the 2,216 students who applied and rejected 62%.

Not all schools on the most selective list are overly academically challenging. Some schools with less rigorous test and high school GPA requirements may receive a large numbers of qualified applicants and the school does not have space to admit them all.

If you're looking for challenging colleges, you can also explore rankings of Mississippi colleges with the highest SAT scores, highest ACT scores and highest GPA's.

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Mississippi College
Clinton, MS

Private 4 Year

38% acceptance rate

  • 5,103enrollment
  • $17,098net price
  • $18,026tuition
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA