Acceptance Rate 58 %
SAT Average 885
Tuition & Fees $7,290
Student Population 3,658
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $11,041

Alcorn State Academic Overview

Alcorn State University Campus, Alcorn State, MS
Alcorn State University (Alcorn State) is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Alcorn State, Mississippi. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2020 tuition & fees of Alcorn State University is $7,290 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 3,658 students are enrolled into Alcorn State. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 58% and the graduation rate is 41% last year.
The salary after graduation from Alcorn State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $35,000. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

Alcorn State 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Alcorn State University tuition and fees are $7,290 for Mississippi residents and $7,290 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $7,290 for in-state students and $7,290 for out-of-state students.
Alcorn State University 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Alcorn State University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at Alcorn State

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at Alcorn State. The acceptance rate of Alcorn State is 58% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17%. The average graduation rate is 41% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $11,041 and 89% of undergraduate students received grants of scholarship aid. Total 3,658 students are attending Alcorn State including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
[Chart] Alcorn State University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Alcorn State University is 58 %.
Graduation Rate for Alcorn State University is 41 %
Retention Rate for Alcorn State University is 73 %
Student Population for Alcorn State University is 3,658
Student to Faculty Rate for Alcorn State University is 18 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,041 at Alcorn State University.

Offered Degrees at Alcorn State University

Alcorn State offers 45 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at Alcorn State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree300
Master's Degree131
Post Master's Degree10

Special Learning Opportunities

Alcorn State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities at Alcorn State University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,066)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,295)

Veterans Benefits

Alcorn State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at Alcorn State University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges