Mississippi University for Women

#3044 / #864
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#445
Most Desirable School

University in Columbus, Mississippi, USA

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About Mississippi University for Women

According to Wikipedia, Mississippi University for Women is a coeducational public university in Columbus, Mississippi. It was formerly named the Industrial Institute and College for the Education of White Girls and later the Mississippi State College for Women. Men have been admitted to MUW since 1982 and today make up about 20 percent of the student body.

Mississippi University for Women Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
516 99% 46% 1080 21

How Much Does Mississippi University for Women Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$7,756

How Much Do Mississippi University for Women Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Mississippi University for Women, then you can expect to earn an average of $38,900 per year. You also have a 84% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Mississippi University for Women's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,640 2,446 194

Where is Mississippi University for Women?

Mississippi University for Women is located at 1100 College Street, Columbus MS 39701

What Is Mississippi University for Women Known For?

Mississippi University for Women is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Mississippi University for Women's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Mississippi University for Women's Most Influential Alumni?

Mississippi University for Women's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Literature, and Biology. Here are some of Mississippi University for Women's most famous alumni:

Eudora Welty
Eudora Welty
An American short story writer, novelist and photographer .
Elizabeth Lee Hazen
Elizabeth Lee Hazen
An American microbiologist .
Doris Taylor
Doris Taylor
An American biologist and scientific researcher.
Blanche Colton Williams
A Writer, professor.
Valerie Jaudon
An American artist.
Tina Benkiser
An American lawyer.
Dorothy Vredenburgh Bush
A US administrator, secretary of the Democratic National Committee.
Elizabeth H. West
Elizabeth H. West
An American librarian.
Lenore L. Prather
A First female justice of Supreme Court of Mississippi .
Frances Gaither
An American writer .
Kay B. Cobb
An American judge.
Laura Pendergest-Holt
An American businessman.