Mississippi Valley State University

Acceptance Rate 78.61 %
Tuition & Fees $7,068
Student Population 2,032
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,578
Graduation Rate 27 %

Academic Overview

Mississippi Valley State University Campus, Itta Bena, MS
Mississippi Valley State University is a public, four-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 2022 tuition & fees is $6,746 for Mississippi residents and $7,068 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,032 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78.61% and the graduation rate is 27% 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.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Mississippi Valley State's tuition & fees is $6,746 for Mississippi residents and $7,068 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $7,364 for in-state students and $7,902 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 Mississippi Valley State. The acceptance rate of Mississippi Valley State is 78.61% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 8.02%. The average graduation rate is 27% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,578 and 89% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,032 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 78.61 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Mississippi Valley State University is 27 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Mississippi Valley State University is 62 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Mississippi Valley State University is 2,032
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 $7,578 at Mississippi Valley State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address14000 Highway 82 West, Itta Bena, MS 38941-1400
Online Applicationwww.mvsu.edu/prospective_students/admissions/intent_to_enroll.php
Financial Aidwww.mvsu.edu/prospective-students/financial-aid-programs
Net Price Calculatorwww.collegeraptor.com/Shopping/School/Mississippi-Valley-State-University-MS-176044
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.mvsu.edu/academics/registrar/veterans
Disability Servicewww.mvsu.edu/prospective-students/admissions/types-of-students/students-with-disabilities

Offered Degrees

Mississippi Valley State offers 40 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 Degree290
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