University of Southern Mississippi

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About University of Southern Mississippi

According to 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".

University of Southern Mississippi Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median ACT Score
9,683 96% 50% 22

How Much Does University of Southern Mississippi Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$8,786 $110

How Much Do University of Southern Mississippi Graduates Make?

If you graduate from University of Southern Mississippi, then you can expect to earn an average of $42,700 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

University of Southern Mississippi's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
12,930 10,947 1,983

Where is University of Southern Mississippi?

University of Southern Mississippi is located at 118 College Drive # 0001, Hattiesburg MS 39406-0001

How Safe is University of Southern Mississippi?

Hattiesburg has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is University of Southern Mississippi Known For?

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

University of Southern Mississippi's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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 Anthropology, Criminal Justice, and History. Here are some of University of Southern Mississippi's most famous alumni:

Russell D. Moore
Russell D. Moore
An American Christian theologian & ethicist.
George Jung
George Jung
A Major player in the cocaine trade in the United States in the 1970s and early 1980s.
Robert L. Stewart
Robert L. Stewart
An American astronaut and recipient of the Purple Heart medal.
Chuck Scarborough
An American reporter.
Jimmy Buffett
Jimmy Buffett
An American singer–songwriter and businessman.
Roger Brent
Roger Brent
An American biologist.
Cat Cora
Cat Cora
An American chef.
Steven Palazzo
A U.S. Representative from Mississippi.
Woody Evans
An American writer.
Mack Brown
An American football player and coach, college athletics administrator.
Robert Hyatt
An American computer scientist and programmer.
Clymer Wright
An American journalist.

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