Top Rated Mississippi Public Colleges

The Best Public Colleges in Mississippi for 2021

These are the top ranked public four-year colleges in Mississippi as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the rankings for 2021 as the best public college in Mississippi is University of Mississippi. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


8 results

University of Mississippi
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University, MS
University of Mississippi

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 22,456enrollment
  • $14,672net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1250SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Mississippi State University
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Mississippi State, MS
Mississippi State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 21,974enrollment
  • $16,471net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1280SAT range
  • 22-30ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA
Mississippi University for Women
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Columbus, MS
 
Mississippi University for Women

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 2,711enrollment
  • $11,725net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 960-1200SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.27*Avg GPA
Delta State University
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Cleveland, MS
 
Delta State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 3,715enrollment
  • $12,593net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 980-1250SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.11Avg GPA
University of Southern Mississippi
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Hattiesburg, MS
University of Southern Mississippi

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 14,509enrollment
  • $14,485net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA
Jackson State University
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HBCU
Jackson, MS
Jackson State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 7,250enrollment
  • $14,050net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 883-1080SAT range
  • 17-21ACT range
  • 2.93Avg GPA
Alcorn State University
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HBCU
Alcorn State, MS
Alcorn State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 3,658enrollment
  • $13,907net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 800-970SAT range
  • 16-24ACT range
  • 2.96Avg GPA
Mississippi Valley State University
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HBCU
Itta Bena, MS
 
Mississippi Valley State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 2,285enrollment
  • $12,024net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 2.74Avg GPA