Mississippi State University

100 President Cir
Starkville, MS 39762
(662) 325-2323
http://www.msstate.edu/

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 18,601
  • Undergraduate population: 14,602
  • Student to faculty ratio: 18 to 1

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

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $13,871
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $21,223
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 89%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $3,256
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 26%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,264
  • Students receiving federal aid: 26%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,097
  • Students receiving state aid: 48%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 64%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 7,479
  • Percent admitted: 57%
  • Percent admitted (men): 59%
  • Percent admitted (women): 55%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 630
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 480, 640
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 17,824
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 51%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 49%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 60%
  • Graduation rate (men): 56%
  • Graduation rate (women): 64%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD