B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    B
  5. Athletics
    NG
  6. Party Scene
    B-
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    B
  10. Campus Food
    B+
  11. Student Life
    B
  12. Safety
    A-
Mississippi University for Women is ...
Public
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
1100 College Street
Columbus, MS 39701
Website
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Mississippi University for Women Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
99%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
1010-1150
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$10,018/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $9,197/ year
  • $30-48k
    $10,582/ year
  • $49-75k
    $13,328/ year
  • $76-110k
    $13,697/ year
  • $110k+
    $14,107/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
74%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.19 responses
73%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.22 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.22 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,976Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
29%
Pell Grant
56%
Varsity Athletes
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 9 responses
Report
  • Friendly
    67%
  • Creative
    22%
  • Bland
    11%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
41%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.22 responses
Poll
54%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports.24 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 12 responses
Report
  • Quaint and Caring
    58%
  • Family-like
    42%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$34,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
46%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%
71%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.14 responses
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The Mississippi University for Women is a good store. When you are a freshman, they make you feel like your family when you first enter the gates. They are respectful, kind and helpful. They have a beautiful heart. I don’t believe theirs one thing I would change about my school, because it is prefect the way it is now. Although they don’t have many sports we still have many fun activities to participate in, such as: baseball, tennis, swimming team, softball and soccer. This is my home away from home I really enough it up here. Coming to the W was a very good choice for me, I feel like i’m at home with another side of the family! I love it up here and I believe anyone would!
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I love how they make me feel like family, although they are not your real family. My adviser feels like a mom to me. She makes sure I'm on the right track with classes, teachers and grades. When you are struggling in a subject, the teachers, counselors, and your peer will help you. The campus is very peaceful and beautiful. Everyone basically stays to themselves, and mind to their own needs unless someone else needs help. You get to meet a lot of new people who are very different from you, and you can learn so much from them. I love this school!
It's a pretty good college to go to if you aren't looking for parties or distractions. Academically, we are TOP NOTCH. Our councilors make sure you are where you need to be and make sure you get your education. College life is actually pretty calm; you'll never see any arguments, parties, drugs, or fights going on. I encourage people to attend this very safe environment for their education to better their lives.