University of Southern Mississippi

University of Southern Mississippi (referred to as Southern Mississippi) is a Public, 4 years school located in Hattiesburg, MS. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at University of Southern Mississippi is $8,896 for Mississippi residents and $10,896 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 14,509 and student to faculty ratio is 5.88% (17 to 1).

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Who Accredits University of Southern Mississippi

University of Southern Mississippi is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1929 - Current[Estimated Date]).

University of Southern Mississippi Overview

University of Southern Mississippi (referred to as Southern Mississippi) is a Public, 4 years school located in Hattiesburg, MS. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at University of Southern Mississippi is $8,896 for Mississippi residents and $10,896 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 14,509 and student to faculty ratio is 5.88% (17 to 1).

Southern Mississippi 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$10,896
$8,896 for Mississippi Residents
Acceptance Rate97%
Student Population14,509
Graduation Rate49%
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Southern Mississippi is $8,896 for Mississippi residents and $10,896 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at University of Southern Mississippi is $8,896 for Mississippi residents and $10,896 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. University of Southern Mississippi offers the alternative tuition plans. 77% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $7,458 (exclude student loans).

Southern Mississippi 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
Mississippi Residents$8,896
Out-of-State$10,896
Graduate
Mississippi Residents$8,896
Out-of-State$10,896
Average Financial Amount$7,458

The acceptance rate at University of Southern Mississippi is 97% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21%.
University of Southern Mississippi accepts dual credit, advanced placement(AP) credits.

Southern Mississippi 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate97%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21%
ACT Scores23

University of Southern Mississippi offers the distance education programs that all courses for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for undergraduate and graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively. University of Southern Mississippi offers ROTC, study abroad, weekend/evening college, teacher certification program. On University of Southern Mississippi 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 at Southern Mississippi
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, 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

Southern Mississippi Key Statistics

Quickly Check the Key Statistics of University of Southern Mississippi

97%

Acceptance Rate

14,509

Total Number of Students

$10,896

Tuition & Fees

645

Total Full-time Faculties

17 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

49%

Graduation Rate

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