List of 18 best universities in Mississippi

We ranked 18 best universities in Mississippi based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 2.41M citations received by 76.8K publications made by 18 universities in Mississippi, measured the popularity of 567 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Mississippi
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%
#2 in Mississippi
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1120
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%
#3 in Mississippi
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
94%
Average Aid
$8,623
#4 in Mississippi
Enrollment
2,268
Founded
1955
#5 in Mississippi
Acceptance Rate
90%
Average SAT
970
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
99%
#6 in Mississippi
Acceptance Rate
100%
Average SAT
1005
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
96%
#7 in Mississippi
Acceptance Rate
29%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$18,800
#8 in Mississippi
#1008 in North America
Acceptance Rate
38%
Average SAT
880
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
100%
#9 in Mississippi
#1024 in North America
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
865
Average ACT
19
Net Price
$12,967
#10 in Mississippi
#1079 in North America
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1177
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$24,263
#11 in Mississippi
#1247 in North America
Acceptance Rate
99%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
99%
#12 in Mississippi
#1343 in North America
Acceptance Rate
55%
Average SAT
1190
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$14,834
#13 in Mississippi
#1386 in North America
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$9,251
#14 in Mississippi
#1425 in North America
Acceptance Rate
50%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$18,324
#15 in Mississippi
#1650 in North America
Acceptance Rate
29%
Net Price
$8,644
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$8,056
#16 in Mississippi
#1966 in North America
Acceptance Rate
99%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$13,682
#17 in Mississippi
#2324 in North America
Enrollment
158
Male:Female
65:35
#18 in Mississippi
#2479 in North America
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average ACT
17
Net Price
$7,634
Receiving Aid
100%

Closest to Mississippi states

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Arkansas 24 126
Louisiana 27 78
Alabama 33 87
Tennessee 56 51
Georgia 63 48
Missouri 67 37
Kentucky 38 61
Illinois 100 16
Oklahoma 31 95
South Carolina 37 86
Indiana 55 32
Kansas 32 65
North Carolina 65 17
Florida 109 27
Texas 119 21
Iowa 39 49
Ohio 90 19
West Virginia 26 107
Virginia 63 40
Wisconsin 47 13
Nebraska 23 69
Michigan 62 3
District of Columbia 15 70
Maryland 34 12
Pennsylvania 155 10
Delaware 5 90
Minnesota 48 14
New Mexico 12 80
South Dakota 15 239
Colorado 38 44
New Jersey 47 15
New York 221 8
Connecticut 28 9
North Dakota 14 186
Wyoming 1 140
Rhode Island 12 52
Massachusetts 88 1
Vermont 17 106
Arizona 25 35
New Hampshire 16 68
Utah 20 46
Maine 19 156
Montana 12 148
Idaho 10 159
Nevada 10 131
California 249 2
Puerto Rico 52 404
Oregon 31 66
Virgin Islands 1 799
Washington 57 7
Alaska 6 178
Hawaii 10 189
American Samoa 1 1785
Northern Marianas 1 1824
Guam 2 601