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#1258 Overall Influence #425 Desirability Rank

Alcorn State University

Comprehensive land-grant institution located northwest of Lorman, Mississippi in rural Claiborne County

From Wikipedia

Alcorn State University is a public historically black land-grant university in Lorman, Mississippi. It was founded in 1871 and was the first Black land grant college established in the United States.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,846

Acceptance

38%

Graduation Rate

45%

Median SAT Score

885

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$6,044

Fees (in-state)

$1,246

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$35,000

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1000 ASU Dr Ste 359, Alcorn State MS 39096-7500

What is Alcorn State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#849 World Rank
Medical
#738 World Rank
Political Science
#1226 World Rank
Education
#68 World Rank
Nursing
#835 World Rank
History
#2003 World Rank
Biology
#2777 World Rank
Literature
#2332 World Rank
Communications
#1169 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2780 World Rank
Mathematics
#1453 World Rank
Sociology
#3519 World Rank
Chemistry
#6478 World Rank
Computer Science
#4809 World Rank
Psychology
#4627 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#1191 World Rank
Business
#1537 World Rank
Law
#1602 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2018 World Rank
Anthropology
#2719 World Rank
Philosophy
#2728 World Rank
Engineering
#3726 World Rank
Physics
#3857 World Rank
Religious Studies
#4876 World Rank
Economics

Influential People

Who are Alcorn State University's Most influential alumni?

Alcorn State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Political Science, and History

Mark Harper

Player of American football

Milton Mack

American football player

Jeff Cammon

College basketball player Alcorn State

Latoya Myles

Researcher

Arnold Campbell

American football player

Floyd Rice

American football player

Esther Harrison

American politician

KhaDarel Hodge

American-football player

Houston Markham

American football player and coach

Dave Washington

American football player

Corey Wimberly

Baseball player

Willie Lee Simmons

Politician