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University of Southern Mississippi

University of Southern Mississippi

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University of Southern Mississippi is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Southeast United States in a small city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at University of Southern Mississippi include: Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 218 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 167 Bachelors awards; Elementary Education and Teaching with 160 Bachelors awards; Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other with 146 Bachelors awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 127 Bachelors awards;. University of Southern Mississippi is located at 118 College Drive # 0001 in Hattiesburg, MS 39406.

University of Southern Mississippi Facts


University of Southern Mississippi is located at 118 College Drive # 0001 in Hattiesburg, MS 39406

Total Applicants: 7,099
Percent Admitted: 65%
Dorm Capacity: 3,415
Graduation Rate: 47%
Retention Rate: 72%
Undergrads Under 18: 4%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 72%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 25%

University of Southern Mississippi telephone number: (601) 266-1000

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship


University of Southern Mississippi Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $6,336
Total Cost In State: $19,201
Total Cost Out of State: $27,313


Admissions stats for University of Southern Mississippi

You should be able to get into University of Southern Mississippi since they accept 65% of applicants.

Student Demographics at University of Southern Mississippi
University of Southern Mississippi Demographics
Totals: 3,456
     Males: 1,226 (35% of total)
     Females: 2,230 (65% of total)
Asians: 46
     Asian Males: 16 (0% of total)
     Asian Females: 30 (1% of total)
Blacks: 736
     Black Males: 198 (6% of total)
     Black Females: 538 (16% of total)
Hispanics: 67
     Hispanic Males: 22 (1% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 45 (1% of total)
Native Americans: 11
     Native American Males: 2 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 9 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 1
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 1 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 19
     Mixed Race Males: 6 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 13 (0% of total)
Whites: 2,468
     White Males: 929 (27% of total)
     White Females: 1,539 (45% of total)
Foreign Students: 77
     Foreign Males: 42 (1% of total)
     Foreign Females: 35 (1% of total)
Most Popular Majors at University of Southern Mississippi
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(218 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(167 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(160 Bachelors degrees)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
(146 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(127 Bachelors degrees)
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
(120 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(113 Bachelors degrees)
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
(99 Bachelors degrees)
Accounting
(99 Bachelors degrees)
Education, General
(85 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
(73 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(68 Masters degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(67 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(66 Bachelors degrees)
Library and Information Science
(60 Masters degrees)
Nursing Administration
(56 Masters degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(50 Bachelors degrees)
Public Health, General
(49 Masters degrees)
Social Work
(46 Bachelors degrees)
Family Systems
(46 Bachelors degrees)
Curriculum and Instruction
(46 Masters degrees)
History, General
(44 Bachelors degrees)
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
(41 Bachelors degrees)
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
(41 Masters degrees)
Journalism
(39 Bachelors degrees)
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
(35 Masters degrees)
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
(33 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(32 Masters degrees)
Finance, General
(31 Bachelors degrees)
Public Health, General
(30 Bachelors degrees)
University of Southern Mississippi Weather
University of Southern Mississippi Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 65.00 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 58.88 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 75.49 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 0.39 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 0.08 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 74.53 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 14.21 (mph)
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