Mississippi Valley State University

Itta Bena, MS, USA
3.44 Average Rating

Mississippi Valley State University is a public HBCU and member of the Thurgood Marshall Fund. The institution is home to the “Mean Green Marching Machine” marching band and the “Satin Dolls” dancing squad. For high school students interested in MVSU, the Upward Bound Program that allows students from low income backgrounds the chance to experience college through summer sessions or Saturday courses.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
53%
Out of State Students
45%
0
100
86%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,142
Total Number of Undergrads
1,763
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
0
100
14%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
30%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,419
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$6,402
Out-of-State Tuition
$6,402
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,728
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
38%
62%
Student Organizations
52
Size of Town
Town: Remote
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Jackson
Memphis
Pine Bluff
Atlanta
Dallas
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
69%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$23,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.44 Average Rating
Mississippi Valley State is a great school. My first year everyone one was very helpful and supprtive. I had an awesome first year experience.
Arlinda from Greenville, MS
Mississippi Valley State University is a diversity school.
MVSU is improving and I am learning new things everyday.
As a student, I have tutors to help me on different work studies if i need help.
Rosalena from Greenville, MS

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