Mississippi Graduate Schools

2022 Mississippi Graduate Schools Statistics

In Mississippi State, there are 66 colleges and universities - 29 public and 37 private schools. Among them, 18 schools are offering graduate programs. 15 Mississippi Graduate Schools offer the distance learning Opportunities (online degree/certificate programs) in Mississippi. Total 23,623 students are attending Mississippi Graduate Schools and the average students to faculty ratio is 15.53 to 1. The 2022 average graduate school tuition & fees at Mississippi Graduate Schools is $8,238 for Mississippi residents and $12,663 for out-of-state students. The next table shows the 2021-2022 statistics for Mississippi Graduate Schools.
Mississippi Graduate Schools Statistics
academic year 2021-2022
Number of Schools66 schools
By Types29 public, 37 private
By Levels65 undergraduate schools
18 graduate schools
By Categories
(where graduate program offered)
6 National Universities
2 Liberal Arts Colleges
2 Law Schools
1 Medical Schools
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$4,950 Mississippi residents
$12,353 out-of-state
Graduate$8,238 Mississippi residents
$12,663 out-of-state
Student Population166,848
Undergraduate143,215
Graduate23,633
Students to Faculty Ratio15.53 to 1

Mississippi Graduate Schools Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

The next table lists Mississippi Graduate Schools ordered by rank. The number in rank column refers to the rank in the Mississippi college ranking. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
2021-2022 Mississippi Graduate Schools Comparison
Rank*NameGraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate StudentsOffered Degree/ProgramsNumber of Graduate ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 Mississippi State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsMississippi State, MS $9,220
($8,910 Residents)
4,183 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 177 programs 16 to 1
2 Mississippi CollegePrivate, 4 yearsClinton, MS $12,796 1,910 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 157 programs 15 to 1
3 University of MississippiPublic, 4 yearsUniversity, MS $25,892
($9,048 Residents)
4,835 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 172 programs 16 to 1
4 Millsaps CollegePrivate, 4 yearsJackson, MS $24,048 43 Master's 40 programs 9 to 1
5 William Carey UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsHattiesburg, MS $12,235 2,239 Master's, Doctorate 88 programs 14 to 1
6 Delta State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsCleveland, MS $8,360
($8,121 Residents)
668 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 62 programs 11 to 1
7 University of Southern MississippiPublic, 4 yearsHattiesburg, MS $11,204
($9,204 Residents)
3,155 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 164 programs 18 to 1
8 Mississippi University for WomenPublic, 4 yearsColumbus, MS $7,756
($7,525 Residents)
286 Master's, Post-MS 43 programs 12 to 1
9 Jackson State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsJackson, MS $9,445
($8,445 Residents)
2,253 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 93 programs 14 to 1
10 Alcorn State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsAlcorn State, MS $8,395
($7,290 Residents)
501 Master's, Post-MS 42 programs 16 to 1
11 Mississippi Valley State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsItta Bena, MS $7,902
($7,364 Residents)
338 Master's 40 programs 13 to 1
12 Belhaven UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsJackson, MS $10,980 2,974 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 83 programs 8 to 1
13 Tougaloo CollegePrivate, 4 yearsTougaloo, MS $10,611 13 Master's 21 programs 11 to 1
- Strayer University-MississippiPrivate, 4 yearsJackson, MS $15,135 40 Post-BS, Master's 32 programs 28 to 1
- University of Mississippi Medical CenterPublic, 4 yearsJackson, MS - - - - -
- Blue Mountain CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBlue Mountain, MS $11,535 27 Master's 27 programs 17 to 1
- Board of Trustees-Mississippi State Institutions of Higher LearningPublic, 4 yearsJackson, MS - - Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate - -
- Wesley Biblical SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsRidgeland, MS $17,100 158 Post-BS, Master's 6 programs -
Average$8,238 Residents
$12,663 Out-of-State
23,623 - 45 programs 15.53 to 1
*Mississippi college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.

Graduate Programs at Mississippi Best Colleges

View Graduate Programs at the best colleges in Mississippi

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1. Mississippi State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsMississippi State, MS

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2. Mississippi CollegePrivate, 4 yearsClinton, MS

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3. University of MississippiPublic, 4 yearsUniversity, MS

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4. Millsaps CollegePrivate, 4 yearsJackson, MS

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5. William Carey UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsHattiesburg, MS

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6. Delta State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsCleveland, MS

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