Public school in Mississippi with 20,500 total undergraduate students

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
76%
Women
75%

Men
77%

Total number of applicants
17,707
Women: 58%
Men: 42%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
25%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$19,540
Out-of-state
$34,580

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost
$0–30,000
$13,594

$30,001–48,000
$13,155

$48,001–75,000
$17,121

$75,001–110,000
$19,546

Over $110,000
$19,982

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
No

Recommendation letters
Optional

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
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Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 9%
ACT: 91%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
3,388
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
52%
Enrolled men:
48%
6-year graduation rate
61%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
80%

Student diversity

Low diversity
International students
1%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 1%
Black: 21%
Hispanic: 3%
Native American: 1%
Other: 2%
White: 72%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
17:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
Yes

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
Yes

Football conference
Southeastern Conference

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
Southeastern Conference

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Location

Lee Boulevard
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Campus Setting
Rural

Region
Southeast

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(662) 325-2323
Lee Boulevard
Mississippi State, MS 39762