Mississippi Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Mississippi?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Mississippi was $11,576 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $815 from the 2015-2016 average of $10,761 and represents a 7.57% annual increase. The list of Mississippi four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 17 four year colleges and universities in Mississippi, the most popular being University of Mississippi with 21,159 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $8,190. Millsaps College is the most expensive four year school in Mississippi with an in-state tuition of $36,380.

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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Mississippi Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Alcorn State University
Alcorn State, 2,788 Students
$5,469 21 33
Belhaven University
Jackson, 1,359 Students
$23,900 - -
Blue Mountain College
Blue Mountain, 510 Students
$9,990 42 78
Delta State University
Cleveland, 2,619 Students
$6,739 29 49
Jackson State University
Jackson, 7,335 Students
$7,501 38 73
Millsaps College
Jackson, 834 Students
$36,380 74 71
Mississippi College
Clinton, 3,927 Students
$16,400 72 77
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, 18,615 Students
$8,208 73 79
Mississippi University for Women
Columbus, 2,242 Students
$6,514 29 66
Mississippi Valley State University
Itta Bena, 1,896 Students
$6,402 12 42
Rust College
Holly Springs, 872 Students
$9,700 - -
Southeastern Baptist College
Laurel, 19 Students
$5,040 - -
Tougaloo College
Tougaloo, 826 Students
$10,130 63 83
University of Mississippi
University, 21,159 Students
$8,190 61 75
University of Phoenix Jackson Campus
Flowood, 34 Students
$9,480 - -
University of Southern Mississippi
Hattiesburg, 11,747 Students
$8,108 59 79
William Carey University
Hattiesburg, 3,002 Students
$11,400 69 78