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Mississippi State University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$15,628/ year
National
$15,523
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $13,245/ year
  • $30-48k
    $13,684/ year
  • $49-75k
    $18,109/ year
  • $76-110k
    $19,494/ year
  • $110k+
    $19,121/ year

Net price is the average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Sticker Price

In-State Tuition
$8,318/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$22,358/ year
Average Housing Cost
$5,969/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,601/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,200/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
No
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
54%
Average Loan Amount
$6,725/ year
National
$6,768
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Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
97%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,759/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    34%
  • State Grant Aid
    36%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    81%
  • Pell Grant
    34%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,772
  • State Grant Aid
    $2,588
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $10,889
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,568
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 203 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    39%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    23%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    6%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    21%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    11%
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Overall Value

Value
A-
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
83%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.69 responses
Graduation Rate
60%
National
49%
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