Mississippi Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2016

How much does it cost to attend college in Mississippi?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Mississippi was $7,850 for the 2015-2016 academic year. This is $5,736 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Mississippi cheaper than average as the 48th most expensive and 5th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $167 from the 2014-2015 average of $7,683 and represents a 2.17% annual increase. The list of Mississippi colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 38 colleges and universities in Mississippi, the most popular being University of Mississippi with 19,925 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $7,344. Millsaps College is the most expensive in Mississippi with an in-state tuition of $33,306.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Mississippi colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Mississippi or cheap Mississippi colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2015-2016 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Explore Mississippi Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Alcorn State University
Alcorn State, 2,740 Students
$5,109 36 60
Antonelli College Hattiesburg
Hattiesburg, 206 Students
$15,980 n/a n/a
Antonelli College Jackson
Jackson, 349 Students
$15,980 n/a n/a
Belhaven University
Jackson, 1,459 Students
$21,626 n/a n/a
Blue Cliff College Gulfport
Gulfport, 119 Students
$14,120 n/a n/a
Blue Mountain College
Blue Mountain, 479 Students
$9,518 n/a n/a
Coahoma Community College
Clarksdale, 1,792 Students
$2,300 n/a n/a
Copiah Lincoln Community College
Wesson, 2,344 Students
$2,390 n/a n/a
Delta State University
Cleveland, 2,634 Students
$6,012 19 24
East Central Community College
Decatur, 1,971 Students
$1,980 n/a n/a
East Mississippi Community College
Scooba, 2,538 Students
$2,400 n/a n/a
Hinds Community College
Raymond, 7,729 Students
$2,400 n/a n/a
Holmes Community College
Goodman, 3,864 Students
$2,000 n/a n/a
Itawamba Community College
Fulton, 3,780 Students
$2,300 n/a n/a
ITT Technical Institute Madison
Madison, 197 Students
$17,748 n/a n/a
Jackson State University
Jackson, 6,819 Students
$6,866 46 77
Jones County Junior College
Ellisville, 3,698 Students
$2,490 n/a n/a
Meridian Community College
Meridian, 2,492 Students
$2,200 n/a n/a
Miller Motte Technical College Gulfport
Gulfport, 101 Students
$9,000 n/a n/a
Millsaps College
Jackson, 811 Students
$33,306 78 72

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