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Students at Mississippi State University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 108 responses
  • We are all different in our own ways.
    34%
  • Friendly
    21%
  • Diverse with MSU pride
    19%
  • Unique and caring
    8%
  • Outgoing
    6%
  • Country
    6%
  • Greek.
    3%
Female Undergrads
50%
Male Undergrads
50%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    58%
  • Out-of-State
    42%
  • International
    1%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    0%
  • 18-19
    32%
  • 20-21
    41%
  • 22-24
    22%
  • Over 25
    5%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    39%
  • $30k-$48k
    18%
  • $49k-$75k
    13%
  • $76k-$110k
    14%
  • $110k+
    16%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
56%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage. 126 responses
Poll
55%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students). 125 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    21%
  • Asian
    1%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    1%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    71%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 62 responses
  • Republican
    37%
  • Democratic
    21%
  • Independent
    19%
  • I don't care about politics
    23%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 125 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    3%
  • Liberal
    8%
  • Moderate
    26%
  • Conservative
    22%
  • Very conservative
    6%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    34%

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