University of Mississippi

United States of America

388th US-News World Ranking

Established in 1848, the University of Mississippi is a public research institution located in Oxford, Mississippi. It is the flagship campus of the state and a sea-grant and space-grant institution. The university is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as an ‘R1: Doctoral University - Highest Research Activity’.

The university comprises of 15 schools and colleges: College of Liberal Arts, General Studies, School of Accountancy, School of Applied Sciences, School of Business Administration, School of Dentistry, School of Education, School of Engineering, School of Health Related Professions, School of Journalism & New Media, School of Law, School of Medicine, School of Nursing, School of Pharmacy, Graduate School, Health Sciences Graduate School and Honors College. The most popular majors at University of Mississippi include: General Studies, Accounting, Marketing/Marketing Management, Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia and Elementary Education and Teaching.

The total student population at the university is more than 23,000 students of which over 18,700 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 18:1 and the acceptance rate is 79%.

U.S. News & World Report ranked the Professional MBA program at the UM School of Business Administration as one of the top 14 in the USA. The university's Patterson School of Accountancy was ranked No. 4 – atop all other SEC programs – for undergraduate education in by the Public Accounting Report. Also, the school's masters and doctoral programs were ranked at Nos. 5 and 8, respectively, in their categories. 

Notable Alumni: Susan Akin-Lynch (Miss America 1986), Alex Mullen (Two-time world memory champion), Jim Barksdale (CEO, Netscape), Shepard Smith (Host of The Fox Report)

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Format
Tuition Fees
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Standard Test
English

The major in computer science for the B.A. degree offers a flexible curriculum that enables the study of computer science to be combined with studies in other areas of the liberal arts and sciences. Students interested in the professional B.S.C.S. degree program should consult the School of Engineering portion of the catalog.

Official English language transcripts from secondary school(s) attended; degree certificate if already graduated, Copy of passport identification pages, Affidavit of Financial Support, Test scores : Minimum total score of 79 on the TOEFL-IBT ) or Minimum overall band score: 6.00 on the IELTS test, a composite ACT score of 22 or higher (or 1020 or higher on the old SAT Critical Reading/Mathematics only or 1100 on the new SAT),

Network design, Product/vendor evaluation, Programming, Security infrastructure design, Security management, Software development, System management

1st Apr

English

Students who pursue the major in African American studies will get a broad-based understanding of research in a variety of academic disciplines, with a particular focus on African and African American topics. Students will be provided with historical and contemporary data that will enable them to develop a comprehensive understanding of the life experiences of African Americans.

Official English language transcripts from secondary school(s) attended; degree certificate if already graduated, Copy of passport identification pages, Affidavit of Financial Support, Test scores : Minimum total score of 79 on the TOEFL-IBT ) or Minimum overall band score: 6.00 on the IELTS test, a composite ACT score of 22 or higher (or 1020 or higher on the old SAT Critical Reading/Mathematics only or 1100 on the new SAT),

Public policy, Social service, Political work, Education, Historic preservation, Art conservation, Governmental work, Urban planning/development,Community leadership

1st Apr

English

Students who pursue the major in African American studies will get a broad-based understanding of research in a variety of academic disciplines, with a particular focus on African and African American topics. Students will be provided with historical and contemporary data that will enable them to develop a comprehensive understanding of the life experiences of African Americans.

Official English language transcripts from secondary school(s) attended; degree certificate if already graduated, Copy of passport identification pages, Affidavit of Financial Support, Test scores : Minimum total score of 79 on the TOEFL-IBT ) or Minimum overall band score: 6.00 on the IELTS test, a composite ACT score of 22 or higher (or 1020 or higher on the old SAT Critical Reading/Mathematics only or 1100 on the new SAT),

Public policy, Social service, Political work, Education, Historic preservation, Art conservation, Governmental work, Urban planning/development,Community leadership

1st Apr

English

Students who pursue the major in African American studies will get a broad-based understanding of research in a variety of academic disciplines, with a particular focus on African and African American topics. Students will be provided with historical and contemporary data that will enable them to develop a comprehensive understanding of the life experiences of African Americans.

Official English language transcripts from secondary school(s) attended; degree certificate if already graduated, Copy of passport identification pages, Affidavit of Financial Support, Test scores : Minimum total score of 79 on the TOEFL-IBT ) or Minimum overall band score: 6.00 on the IELTS test, a composite ACT score of 22 or higher (or 1020 or higher on the old SAT Critical Reading/Mathematics only or 1100 on the new SAT),

Public policy, Social service, Political work, Education, Historic preservation, Art conservation, Governmental work, Urban planning/development,Community leadership

1st Apr

English

The B.A. in classics is an interdisciplinary degree involving the study of ancient Greek and Latin, literature in translation, history, classical archaeology and art history.

Official English language transcripts from secondary school(s) attended; degree certificate if already graduated, Copy of passport identification pages, Affidavit of Financial Support, Test scores : Minimum total score of 79 on the TOEFL-IBT ) or Minimum overall band score: 6.00 on the IELTS test, a composite ACT score of 22 or higher (or 1020 or higher on the old SAT Critical Reading/Mathematics only or 1100 on the new SAT),

Ethics, Law, Social service, International relations, Humanitarian efforts, Political work, Education, Journalism, Public policy, Curatorial and archival management

1st Apr

a) University online application

b) Official transcripts, degree certificates, and 3.00 cumulative high school GPA

c) Official SAT/ACT scores

d) Typical SAT scores: Math (500-600), Critical reading (490-600), ACT Composite (21-28)

e) Average GPA 3.54

f) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English.

g) IELTS-6.0, TOEFL:IBT-79, PTE-A-53

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: $24,500

Graduate: $8,190

Fees vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at The University of Mississippi is $10,000 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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University Stats

23212

Students

524

International Students

18785

Undergraduates

4427

Postgraduate

1289

Faculty Strength

10

International Faculty

18

Student Faculty Ratio

79
%

Acceptance Rate

$
24500

Tuition Fees

$
10000

Living Cost

$
3000

Other Fees

3

Avg. GPA

* All cost are in USD