University of Mississippi Graduate Schools

University of Mississippi (referred to as Ole Miss) is a Public, 4 years school located in University, MS. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Mississippi is $9,048 for Mississippi residents and $25,892 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,835 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 21,014 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Mississippi (referred to as Ole Miss) is a Public, 4 years school located in University, MS. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1900 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Ole Miss Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Mississippi (Ole Miss)
AddressOxford, Mississippi, University, MS 38677-1848
Phone662-915-7211
Webhttps://www.olemiss.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.olemiss.edu/applynow
Financial Infohttps://finaid.olemiss.edu
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Mississippi is $9,048 for Mississippi residents and $25,892 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,835 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 21,014 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 172 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 21 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$25,892
$9,048 for Mississippi Residents
Student Population4,835
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs172 graduate programs
(21 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Mississippi is $9,048 for Mississippi residents and $25,892 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $497 for Mississippi residents and $1,432 for out-of-state students.
University of Mississippi offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)21 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Mississippi is $9,048 for Mississippi residents and $25,892 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.16% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$8,190$110$23,454$110
2018-2019$8,550$110$24,504$110
2019-2020$8,718$110$24,989$110
2020-2021$8,718$110$24,989$110
2021-2022$8,938$110$25,782$110
The graduate school tuition & fees of Ole Miss is very expensive compared to public graduate schools in Mississippi. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Mississippi graduate tuition is $11,022 (public) / $14,186 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Mississippi$9,048$25,892
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Mississippi Graduate Schools$10,438$12,663
Public$8,238$11,022
Private$14,186
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,712 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Mississippi. On-campus living costs are increased by 5.55% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,712. Off-campus living costs are increased by 5.55% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$10,502$4,820$10,502$4,820
2018-2019$10,696$4,880$10,696$4,880
2019-2020$10,734$5,100$10,734$5,100
2020-2021$10,734$5,100$10,734$5,100
2021-2022$11,142$5,570$11,142$5,570
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $497 for Mississippi residents and $1,432 for other students at University of Mississippi. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.17% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$455$1,303
2018-2019$475$1,361
2019-2020$484$1,388
2020-2021$484$1,388
2021-2022$497$1,432
The law school tuition at University of Mississippi is $17,450 for Mississippi residents and $36,516 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $32,738 for Mississippi residents and $76,269 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of Mississippi.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Mississippi
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Dentistry$32,102$2,738$75,417$2,738
Medicine$32,133$605$75,664$605
Pharmacy$27,684$110$56,400$110
Law$17,340$110$36,406$110

Graduate Programs at Ole Miss

University of Mississippi offers 106 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,623 students have completed their study at University of Mississippi.
Offered Degrees at University of Mississippi
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree5471,015
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship361144
Doctor's degree - other60449
Post Bachelor's Degree602
Post Master's Degree4013
Total10681,623
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Mississippi by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Geriatric Nurse/Nursing program with 13 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Accounting program with 115 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 147 completers.
University of Mississippi offers 106 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,623 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 1,015 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 449 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 13 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 6 completers-
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)6-
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 27 completers-
Journalism8-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication19-
Education [+] (3 completers) 214 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction85$39,900
Educational Leadership and Administration43$42,900
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration45-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services35-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching6-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 33 completers-
Engineering Science33-
Materials Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 15 completers-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (other)15-
Work and Family Studies [+] 10 completers-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies10-
Legal Studies [+] (1 completers) 3 completers-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies3-
English Language and Literature [+] 11 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Creative Writing7-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 113 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences8-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Biostatistics5-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)100$35,300
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics5-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 11 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management5-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science2-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (other)4-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 4 completers-
Philosophy4-
Physical Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Chemistry2-
Physics2-
Psychology [+] 9 completers-
Psychology9-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 19 completers-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration19-
Social Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Anthropology2-
Economics1-
Political Science and Government5-
Sociology4-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 10 completers-
Fine/Studio Arts4-
Music6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 241 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist34-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management10-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator7-
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist7-
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology/Technician4-
Medical Scientist7-
Clinical/Medical Social Work25-
Pharmaceutical Sciences17-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine8-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist39-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)83-
Business [+] (1 completers) 263 completers-
Business Administration and Management65-
Accounting95$57,700
Accounting and Related Services (other)62-
Taxation41-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total1,015
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 36 completers-
Education28-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration7-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1-
Engineering [+] 6 completers-
Engineering Science6-
Materials Engineering0-
English Language and Literature [+] 4 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Biochemistry2-
Anatomy1-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology0-
Microbiology and Immunology3-
Physiology3-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Biostatistics0-
Neuroscience4-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)0-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 1 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science1-
Physical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Chemistry9-
Physics4-
Psychology [+] 11 completers-
Psychology11-
Social Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Economics3-
Political Science and Government1-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Music4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 33 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management8-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator0-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design0-
Pharmaceutical Sciences18-
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration (other)0-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Nursing Science4-
Nursing Practice3-
Business [+] 7 completers-
Business Administration and Management1-
Accounting3-
Hospitality Administration/Management3-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total144
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 112 completers-
Law112-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 337 completers-
Dentistry44$88,200
Medicine146$50,900
Pharmacy100-
Physical Therapy/Therapist47-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)0-
Total449
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 1 completers-
Educational Evaluation and Research0-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Biochemistry1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Total2
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing13-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business Administration and Management0-
Total13

Graduate Student Population at Ole Miss

For academic year 2021-2022, total 4,835 students enrolled into University of Mississippi graduate schools where it has total 21,014 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 3,384 full-time and 1,451 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,922 male and 2,913 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,8351,9222,913
Full-time3,3841,4611,923
Part-tme1,451461990
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 3,268 White (67.59%), 676 Black/African American (13.98%), 153 Hispanic (3.16%), 171 Asian (3.54%), and 567 students with other races. 432 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,8351,9222,913
American Indian/Native American14410
Asian17168103
Black/African American676191485
Hispanic1536984
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander312
White3,2681,2831,985
Two More994851
Un-Known19910
Non-resident Alien432249183
University of Mississippi offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 584 graduate students (12.08% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 561 graduate students (11.60% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total4,835
Enrolled Online Exclusively584
Enrolled Some Online Courses561
Not in Online Courses3,690
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Mississippi. 2,090 students are aged 20 to 24 (43.23% of total students), 122 students are aged above 50 (2.52%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Mississippi.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,8351,9222,913
Age 20-21541242
Age 22-242,0367591,277
Age 25-291,416647769
Age 30-34522223299
Age 35-39332131201
Age 40-49352117235
Age 50-641122785
Over 641064
Age Un-Known101

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University of Kentucky (Kentucky) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lexington, KY. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $13,674 for Kentucky residents and $33,548 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 7,759 and it offers total 346 graduate programs(23 online programs).
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Texas A & M University-College Station (TAMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in College Station, TX. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $10,733 for Texas residents and $24,106 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 14,850 and it offers total 380 graduate programs(52 online programs).
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