College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait Comparison Results

Cost Comparison for Two Universities
Costs Mississippi State University
Total Estimated Costs In state Out of state
Tuition $7,502 $20,142
Required fees $0 $0
Room & board (on campus) $9,068 $9,068
Other expenses (books, transportation, etc.) $6,354 $6,354
Total $22,924 $35,564
Financial Aid
Average annual award of full-time beginning undergrads receiving grants and scholarships $9,759 (93% of undergrads)
Average annual loan of full-time beginning undergrads receiving loans $6,701 (52% of undergrads)
Percent of students that borrow 56%
Average indebtedness at graduation $29,331
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Student Success Comparison for Two Universities
Student Success & Progress Mississippi State University
Percent of students that returned after 1 year 82%
Percent of students graduated or were still enrolled in a college after 4 years 88%

Student Comparison for Two Universities
Students At: Mississippi State University
Total students 20,873
Total undergraduates 17,421
Average age of undergraduates 22
Women 8,539 (49%)
Men 8,882 (51%)
Student Residency

Campus Life Comparison for Two Universities
Campus Life Mississippi State University
Students per faculty 19 to 1
Women faculty 39%
Faculty of color 17%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 86%
Percent of new freshmen who live on campus 96%

Applicant Information Comparison for Two Universities
Applicant Information Mississippi State University
Term Fall 2015
New Student Applications
Mississippi State University

Comparison Overview

Please note that not all data lends itself well to the simple side-by-side comparison offered on this page. We encourage you to visit the full College Portrait sites for the institutions you are interested in to view all of their information, including student experiences and student learning outcomes.