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Largest Mississippi Colleges with Most Enrollment

Mississippi State University has the most students of 22,226 for academic year 2019-2020 in Mississippi. University of Mississippi is ranked second with 21,617 students and University of Southern Mississippi follows them with 14,133 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, 4 or more yearsMississippi State, MS
22,22611,09311,133
2University of Mississippi
Public, 4 or more yearsUniversity, MS
21,61712,3119,306
3University of Southern Mississippi
Public, 4 or more yearsHattiesburg, MS
14,1338,9985,135
4Jackson State University
Public, 4 or more yearsJackson, MS
7,0204,7462,274
5William Carey University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHattiesburg, MS
5,0403,3061,734
6Mississippi College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClinton, MS
4,7332,9711,762
7Belhaven University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsJackson, MS
4,5743,1221,452
8Delta State University
Public, 4 or more yearsCleveland, MS
3,7512,2281,523
9Alcorn State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAlcorn State, MS
3,5232,2991,224
10Mississippi University for Women
Public, 4 or more yearsColumbus, MS
2,8112,243568
11Mississippi Valley State University
Public, 4 or more yearsItta Bena, MS
2,1471,317830
12Blue Mountain College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBlue Mountain, MS
821451370
13Millsaps College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsJackson, MS
820436384
14Rust College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHolly Springs, MS
738443295
15Tougaloo College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTougaloo, MS
716470246