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Largest Mississippi Colleges with Most Enrollment

Mississippi State University has the most students of 22,986 for academic year 2020-2021 in Mississippi. University of Mississippi is ranked second with 21,014 students and University of Southern Mississippi follows them with 14,606 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most students by gender.
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Largest Mississippi Colleges with Most Enrollment
NameTotal # of StudentsFemaleMale
1Mississippi State University
Public, four-yearsMississippi State, MS
22,98611,66911,317
2University of Mississippi
Public, four-yearsUniversity, MS
21,01412,2928,722
3University of Southern Mississippi
Public, four-yearsHattiesburg, MS
14,6069,4085,198
4Jackson State University
Public, four-yearsJackson, MS
6,9214,7962,125
5William Carey University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHattiesburg, MS
5,4723,7321,740
6Belhaven University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsJackson, MS
4,9993,5301,469
7Mississippi College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsClinton, MS
4,6672,9351,732
8Alcorn State University
Public, four-yearsAlcorn State, MS
3,2302,1801,050
9Delta State University
Public, four-yearsCleveland, MS
2,9991,8291,170
10Mississippi University for Women
Public, four-yearsColumbus, MS
2,7042,172532
11Mississippi Valley State University
Public, four-yearsItta Bena, MS
2,0321,257775
12Blue Mountain College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsBlue Mountain, MS
952539413
13Tougaloo College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsTougaloo, MS
775528247
14Millsaps College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsJackson, MS
712382330
15Rust College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHolly Springs, MS
623393230