Cheapest Colleges in Mississippi by In State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university and you are a resident of Mississippi these are the least expensive in state colleges to consider.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published in state tuition. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state tuition with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Mississippi list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

The most affordable four year colleges in Mississippi are listed by one year's in state tuition list price for the 2016/2017 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Mississippi? Leading the colleges list is Southeastern Baptist College in Laurel with an in state tuition of $4,700.

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 rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2016-2017 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Mississippi's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tuition
In State Tuition College Rating $Value
In State Tuition
1) Southeastern Baptist College
Laurel, Private Not For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
2) Alcorn State University
Alcorn State, Public Not For Profit
17 17
In State Tuition
3) Mississippi University for Women
Columbus, Public Not For Profit
30 67
In State Tuition
4) Mississippi Valley State University
Itta Bena, Public Not For Profit
16 58
In State Tuition
5) Delta State University
Cleveland, Public Not For Profit
22 33
In State Tuition
6) Jackson State University
Jackson, Public Not For Profit
31 67
In State Tuition
7) University of Southern Mississippi
Hattiesburg, Public Not For Profit
60 79
In State Tuition
8) University of Mississippi
University, Public Not For Profit
59 75
In State Tuition
9) Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, Public Not For Profit
71 78
In State Tuition
10) University of Phoenix Jackson Campus
Flowood, Private For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
11) Rust College
Holly Springs, Private Not For Profit
36 72
In State Tuition
12) Blue Mountain College
Blue Mountain, Private Not For Profit
30 70
In State Tuition
13) Tougaloo College
Tougaloo, Private Not For Profit
46 77
In State Tuition
14) William Carey University
Hattiesburg, Private Not For Profit
66 77
In State Tuition
15) Mississippi College
Clinton, Private Not For Profit
51 67
In State Tuition
16) ITT Technical Institute Madison
Madison, Private For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
17) Belhaven University
Jackson, Private Not For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
18) Millsaps College
Jackson, Private Not For Profit
78 72