University of Southern Mississippi

118 College Drive # 0001
Hattiesburg, MS 39406
(601) 266-1000
http://WWW.USM.EDU

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 15,300
  • Undergraduate population: 12,389
  • Student to faculty ratio: 16 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $13,098
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $20,346
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $15,380
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $22,628

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 94%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,732
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 40%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,202
  • Students receiving federal aid: 40%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,744
  • Students receiving state aid: 37%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 52%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 5,334
  • Percent admitted: 55%
  • Percent admitted (men): 54%
  • Percent admitted (women): 56%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 460, 570
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 480, 570
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 14,793
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 39%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 61%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 43%
  • Graduation rate (men): 40%
  • Graduation rate (women): 46%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD

Subjects Offered