Colleges in Mississippi: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 100 colleges in Mississippi. This is 1% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in Mississippi with most colleges are Jackson, Oxford, Mississippi State, Blue Mountain and Columbus. You may find a list of all categories of Mississippi colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of Mississippi of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in Mississippi
Visit the top colleges in Mississippi. Following is a list of top 10 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- University of Mississippi, Oxford
- Mississippi State University, Mississippi State
- Millsaps College, Jackson
- Blue Mountain College, Blue Mountain
- Mississippi University for Women, Columbus
- Belhaven University, Jackson
- Alcorn State University, Lorman
- Delta State University, Cleveland
- Jackson State University, Jackson
- Mississippi College, Clinton
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in Mississippi based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of Mississippi.
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Find in Mississippi
Colleges of Mississippi are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find Mississippi colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (17)
- Private Colleges (28)
- Community Colleges (15)
- Universities (11)
- Training Schools (9)