Mississippi University for Women

Acceptance Rate 99.29 %
SAT Average 1,015
Tuition & Fees $7,756
Student Population 2,704
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,221

Academic Overview

Mississippi University for Women Campus, Columbus, MS
Mississippi University for Women is a public, four-years institute located in Columbus, Mississippi. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $7,525 for Mississippi residents and $7,756 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,704 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 99.29% and the graduation rate is 45% last year.
The salary after graduation from Mississippi University for Women varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $38,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, MUW's tuition & fees is $7,525 for Mississippi residents and $7,756 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $7,525 for in-state students and $7,756 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at MUW. The acceptance rate of MUW is 99.29% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 40.81%. The average graduation rate is 45% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,221 and 91% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,704 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Mississippi University for Women is 99.29 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Mississippi University for Women is 45 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Mississippi University for Women is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Mississippi University for Women is 2,704
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Mississippi University for Women is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,221 at Mississippi University for Women.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1100 College Street, Columbus, MS 39701
Online Applicationhttps://www.muw.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Aidhttps://www.muw.edu/finaid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.muw.edu/finaid/freshmancalculator
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.muw.edu/veterans
Disability Servicehttps://www.muw.edu/ssc/disability

Offered Degrees

MUW offers 42 major programs through online and on-site education where 6 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree301
Master's Degree95
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Mississippi University for Women 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. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCAir Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:665)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,120)

Veterans Benefits

Mississippi University for Women has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
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