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#1872 Overall Influence #445 Desirability Rank

Mississippi University for Women

University in Columbus, Mississippi, USA

From Wikipedia

Mississippi University for Women is a coeducational public university in Columbus, Mississippi. It was formerly 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 now make up about 20 percent of the student body.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

516

Acceptance

99%

Graduation Rate

46%

Median SAT Score

1080

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,425

Fees (in-state)

$100

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$38,900

Employed

84%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1100 College Street, Columbus MS 39701

What is Mississippi University for Women 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

#948 World Rank
Education
#838 World Rank
Literature
#1360 World Rank
Biology
#254 World Rank
Nursing
#1502 World Rank
History
#2510 World Rank
Medical
#1753 World Rank
Mathematics
#1867 World Rank
Physics
#2416 World Rank
Chemistry
#1260 World Rank
Sociology
#6014 World Rank
Political Science
#3822 World Rank
Communications
#4079 World Rank
Psychology

Other areas of influence

#2087 World Rank
Law
#2250 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2780 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3906 World Rank
Philosophy
#4387 World Rank
Business
#4519 World Rank
Social Work
#5058 World Rank
Computer Science
#5105 World Rank
Engineering
#5874 World Rank
Economics
#6168 World Rank
Anthropology
#9628 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

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 Education

Tara Spears

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-0184-7663

Sara Hoke DeBord

American entomologist and scientific illustrator

Peggy Wilson

Professional golfer

Esther Harrison

American politician

Sally Doty

Politician

Faye B. Culp

American politician

Laura Pendergest-Holt

American businessman

Kay B. Cobb

American judge

Frances Gaither

American writer

Lenore L. Prather

First female justice of Supreme Court of Mississippi

Elizabeth H. West

Elizabeth H. West

American librarian

Dorothy Vredenburgh Bush

US administrator, secretary of the Democratic National Committee