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Mississippi State is a public graduate school in Mississippi. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 3,484 graduate students. Of the 61 graduate programs offered at Mississippi State University, 12 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Mississippi State University are Veterinary Medicine, Business, and Geology and Earth Science. 46% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
3,484
Part-Time Grad Students
1,614
Research Assistants
551
Teaching Assistants
464
Racial Diversity
  • White
    65.8%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    15.2%
  • African American
    11%
  • Hispanic
    3.3%
  • Asian
    1.8%
  • Multiracial
    1.4%
  • Unknown
    0.9%
  • Native American
    0.5%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Down-to-earth
    75%
  • Intellectual
    13%
  • Southern
    13%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 7 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    14%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    29%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    57%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
88%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 8 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 8 responses
Poll
63%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 8 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 8 responses
  • $100K+
    13%
  • <$25K
    88%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 8 responses
  • <$50K
    50%
  • Did not graduate yet
    50%
63%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 8 responses

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