Mississippi Valley State University

Acceptance Rate 65 %
Tuition & Fees $6,746
Student Population 2,285
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,557
Graduation Rate 32 %

Academic Overview

Mississippi Valley State University Campus, Itta Bena, MS
Mississippi Valley State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Itta Bena, Mississippi. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $6,746 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,285 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 65% and the graduation rate is 32% last year.
The salary after graduation from Mississippi Valley State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $27,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Mississippi Valley State University are $6,746 for Mississippi residents and $6,746 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $7,580 for in-state students and $7,580 for out-of-state students.
Mississippi Valley State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Mississippi Valley State. The acceptance rate of Mississippi Valley State is 65% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18%. The average graduation rate is 32% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,557 and 83% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,285 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Mississippi Valley State University is 65 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Mississippi Valley State University is 32 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Mississippi Valley State University is 62 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Mississippi Valley State University is 2,285
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Mississippi Valley State University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,557 at Mississippi Valley State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Mississippi Valley State offers 39 major programs through online and on-site education where 2 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
Bachelor's Degree280
Master's Degree112

Special Learning Opportunities

Mississippi Valley State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC 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
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,015)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,506)

Veterans Benefits

Mississippi Valley State University 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