#600 Overall Influence #821 Desirability Rank

Mississippi State University

Public university in Starkville, Mississippi, USA

From Wikipedia

Mississippi State University for Agriculture and Applied Science, commonly known as Mississippi State University , is a public land-grant research university adjacent to Starkville, Mississippi. It is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very High Research Activity" and has a total research and development budget of $239.4 million, the largest in Mississippi.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

16,127

Acceptance

80%

Graduation Rate

64%

Median SAT Score

1175

Median ACT Score

26

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$8,800

Fees (in-state)

$110

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$47,400

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

20K

Under-Grads

18K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

Lee Boulevard, Mississippi State MS 39762

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

9 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

What is Mississippi 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

#348 World Rank
Business
#380 World Rank
Engineering
#287 World Rank
History
#556 World Rank
Biology
#499 World Rank
Education
#318 World Rank
Communications
#133 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#543 World Rank
Political Science
#718 World Rank
Medical
#512 World Rank
Computer Science
#673 World Rank
Chemistry
#947 World Rank
Literature
#693 World Rank
Mathematics
#592 World Rank
Economics
#587 World Rank
Psychology
#865 World Rank
Physics
#1183 World Rank
Philosophy
#1083 World Rank
Sociology
#760 World Rank
Social Work
#921 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#302 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#504 World Rank
Law
#668 World Rank
Nursing
#940 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Mississippi State University's Most influential alumni?

Mississippi State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, History, and Criminal Justice

Leonard B. Cresswell

Leonard B. Cresswell

U.S. Marine Corps Major General

Kermit Davis

Kermit Davis

American basketball player-coach

Lewis Edward Anderson

American botanist and bryologist

J. C. Monahan

American television meteorologist

Sonny Montgomery

American general and politician

Dave Ferriss

Dave Ferriss

American baseball player and coach

Justin Griffith

Player of American football

Danny B. Moore

American academic

Debra M. Brown

United States District Judge

Erick Dampier

Erick Dampier

American professional basketball player

Babe McCarthy

Babe McCarthy

American basketball coach

Arthur L. Williams Jr.

American billionaire