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#1553 Overall Influence #538 Desirability Rank

Tougaloo College

From Wikipedia

Tougaloo College is a private historically black college in the Tougaloo area of Jackson, Mississippi. It is affiliated with the United Church of Christ and Christian Church . Originally established in 1869 by New York–based Christian missionaries for the education of freed slaves and their offspring, from 1871 until 1892 the college served as a teachers' training school funded by the state of Mississippi. In 1998, the buildings of the old campus were added to the National Register of Historic Places.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,844

Acceptance

71%

Graduation Rate

40%

Median SAT Score

865

Median ACT Score

18

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$10,258

Fees (in-state)

$477

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$12,944
30K - 48K$16,636
48K - 75K$18,261
75K - 110K$18,844
110K+$21,594

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$32,400

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

500 W County Line Rd, Tougaloo MS 39174

What is Tougaloo College 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

#871 World Rank
Literature
#1241 World Rank
Education
#734 World Rank
History
#1030 World Rank
Political Science
#1490 World Rank
Mathematics
#1381 World Rank
Physics
#2705 World Rank
Biology
#1313 World Rank
Psychology
#2794 World Rank
Computer Science
#2235 World Rank
Chemistry
#2006 World Rank
Communications
#1021 World Rank
Sociology
#2514 World Rank
Economics

Other areas of influence

#992 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1178 World Rank
Social Work
#1598 World Rank
Philosophy
#1614 World Rank
Law
#1813 World Rank
Medical
#1942 World Rank
Anthropology
#2084 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2108 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2134 World Rank
Business
#3356 World Rank
Engineering
#4248 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Tougaloo College's Most influential alumni?

Tougaloo College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Literature, and Criminal Justice

Kervin Evans

Researcher

Robert Honeysucker

American baritone

Shelia Stubbs

US politician; former probation and parole agent

Corneal A. Davis

American politician

Don E Davis

Researcher

Mamie Locke

American politician and educator

Constance Slaughter-Harvey

Slayton A. Evans, Jr.

American chemist and professor

Geraldine Hines

American judge

Walter Washington

Alpha Phi Alpha president

W. H. Lanier

W. H. Lanier

American educator

Reuben V. Anderson

American judge