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Ole Miss is a highly rated public university located in University, Mississippi. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 15,902 undergraduate students. The Ole Miss acceptance rate is 88%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Accounting, and Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia. Graduating 66% of students, Ole Miss alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $35,100.

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Oxford, Mississippi
University, MS 38677
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Southeastern Conference

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University of Mississippi Rankings

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Ole Miss Admissions

Acceptance Rate
88%
Application Deadline
February 15
SAT Range
1020-1250
ACT Range
21-29
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$14,672 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$11,755 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
86%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
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Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 124 responses
56%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 131 responses
62%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 131 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
3
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
3
How Students Learn
  • All
    3%
  • None
    56%
  • Some
    41%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
15,902 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,248
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
22%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 96 responses
  • Friendly
    30%
  • Lively
    28%
  • Unique
    14%
  • Preppy
    11%
  • Okay
    7%
  • Snooty
    6%
  • Small minded, lacking culture
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
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Poll
67%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 174 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 183 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 106 responses
  • Traditional
    41%
  • Prideful
    27%
  • Home
    18%
  • Home away from home
    3%
  • Diamond in the rough
    2%
  • Like Summer camp
    2%
  • Terrible
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
66%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
84%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 90 responses

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