Undergraduate
(in-state)
$10,829
($4,995)
Graduate
(in-state)
$12,952
($8,143)
Books & Supplies $1,259
On-Campus Living Costs $9,734
Off-Campus Living Costs $11,443

Average Costs of Attendance at Mississippi Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $21,822 when a student lives on campus and $23,531 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $4,995 for Mississippi residents and $10,829 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $8,143 for Mississippi residents and $12,952 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $9,734 when a student lives on campus and $11,443 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
Mississippi Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$15,988 (In-State)
$21,822 (Out-of-State)
$17,697 (In-State)
$23,531 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$4,995 (In-State)
$10,829 (Out-of-State)
$4,995 (In-State)
$10,829 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,259$1,259
Living Costs$9,734$11,443
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Mississippi Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Mississippi colleges and universities is $4,995 for in-state students and $10,829 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 0.14% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Mississippi Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$4,223$4,624 $4,796$4,995
Out-Of-State$10,693$10,804 $10,814$10,829
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Mississippi Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of Mississippi colleges and universities is $8,143 for in-state students and $12,952 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are decreased by -0.28% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Mississippi Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$7,044$7,505 $7,827$8,143
Out-Of-State$13,168$13,417 $12,989$12,952
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Mississippi Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of Mississippi colleges and universities is $1,259. The books & supplies costs are increased by 3.99% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Mississippi Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,290$1,276 $1,211$1,259
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Mississippi Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of Mississippi colleges and universities is $9,734 when a student lives on campus and $11,443 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 2.61% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 3.39% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
Mississippi Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$9,014$9,383 $9,486$9,734
Off-Campus$10,831$11,126 $11,068$11,443
[Chart] Living Costs - Mississippi Colleges