The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • Alcorn State has more expensive tuition & fees ($7,290) than Mississippi Valley State ($6,746).
  • It is harder to admit to Alcorn State than Mississippi Valley State.
  • Alcorn State has higher submitted ACT score (20) than Mississippi Valley State (19).
  • Alcorn State has more students with 3,658 students while Mississippi Valley State has 2,285 students.
  • Alcorn State has more full-time faculties with 144 faculties while Mississippi Valley State has 110 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Alcorn State University and Mississippi Valley State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Alcorn StateMississippi Valley State
Alcorn Statevs.Mississippi Valley State
Alcorn State, MississippiLocationItta Bena, Mississippi
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Master's degreeHighest Degree OfferedMaster's degree
Master's College and University (medium programs)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
In-State$7,290
Out-Of-State$7,290
Tuition & Fees
In-State$6,746
Out-Of-State$6,746
89% ($11,041)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)83% ($7,557)
$11,041Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,557
78.61 %Acceptance Rates86.28 %
27.25 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.32 %
885SAT Score-
20ACT Score19
41 %Graduation Rate32 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
73 %Retention Rate62 %
3,658Student Population2,285
144Number of Faculties110
18 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Weekend/Evening College
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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