Mississippi Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend private college in Mississippi?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in Mississippi was $15,957 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $1,605 from the 2015-2016 average of $14,352 and represents a 11.18% annual increase. The list of Mississippi private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 14 private colleges and universities in Mississippi, the most popular being Mississippi College with 3,864 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $17,000. Millsaps College is the most expensive private school in Mississippi with an in-state tuition of $37,290.

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
Antonelli College Hattiesburg
Hattiesburg, 145 Students
$15,980 - -
Antonelli College Jackson
Jackson, 142 Students
$15,980 - -
Belhaven University
Jackson, 1,188 Students
$24,950 - -
Blue Cliff College Gulfport
Gulfport, 324 Students
$14,120 - -
Blue Mountain College
Blue Mountain, 587 Students
$10,690 36 68
Miller Motte Technical College Gulfport
Gulfport, 7 Students
$9,000 - -
Millsaps College
Jackson, 845 Students
$37,290 74 68
Mississippi College
Clinton, 3,864 Students
$17,000 75 77
Rust College
Holly Springs, 761 Students
$9,900 - -
Southeastern Baptist College
Laurel, 59 Students
$6,000 - -
Tougaloo College
Tougaloo, 702 Students
$10,130 27 64
University of Phoenix Jackson Campus
Flowood, 34 Students
$9,480 - -
Virginia College Biloxi
Biloxi, 265 Students
$13,932 - -
William Carey University
Hattiesburg, 3,103 Students
$11,700 63 74