#1076 Overall Influence #825 Desirability Rank

University of Southern Mississippi

University

From Wikipedia

The University of Southern Mississippi is a public research university with its main campus in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's, specialist, and doctoral degrees. The university is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity".

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

9,683

Acceptance

96%

Graduation Rate

50%

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$8,786

Fees (in-state)

$110

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$42,700

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

13K

Under-Grads

11K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

118 College Drive # 0001, Hattiesburg MS 39406-0001

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

59 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

What is University of Southern Mississippi 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

#831 World Rank
Business
#988 World Rank
Education
#889 World Rank
Literature
#961 World Rank
Biology
#588 World Rank
History
#536 World Rank
Religious Studies
#978 World Rank
Chemistry
#1441 World Rank
Medical
#1276 World Rank
Political Science
#969 World Rank
Mathematics
#824 World Rank
Communications
#994 World Rank
Philosophy
#1290 World Rank
Computer Science
#2183 World Rank
Engineering
#396 World Rank
Nursing
#439 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1124 World Rank
Psychology
#1419 World Rank
Physics
#819 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#977 World Rank
Anthropology
#955 World Rank
Social Work
#1418 World Rank
Sociology
#2994 World Rank
Economics

Influential People

Who are University of Southern Mississippi's Most influential alumni?

University of Southern Mississippi 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Education, and Literature

Bobby Hamilton

American football player

Don Fuell

American football player

Kelly McCarty

Kelly McCarty

Basketball player

Jearld Baylis

Player of American and Canadian football

Brenda Hatfield

Brenda Hatfield

American city official

Alonzo Lawrence

American football player

Kevin Young

American baseball player

Lanny Flaherty

American actor

Derrick Hamilton

American basketball player

Rakeem Nuñez-Roches

American football player

Nick Mullens

Nick Mullens

American gridiron football quarterback

Brooke Hendrix

Brooke Hendrix

American association football player