Student Population by Gender

Mississippi State University has a total 21,974 enrolled students. By gender, 10,999 male and 10,975 female students (male-female ratio: 50:50) are attending Mississippi State.
18,490 students have enrolled in undergraduate programs and 3,484 students joined graduate programs at Mississippi State.
Total Student Enrolled In Academic Year 2018-2019 at Mississippi State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total21,97418,4903,484
Men10,9999,3011,698
Women10,9759,1891,786

Student Distribution by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, 15,591 White, 3,963 Black and 329 Asian students out of total 21,974 are attending at Mississippi State University. Comprehensive enrollment statistic data by race/ethnicity is shown in next chart.
All Students Undergraduate Graduate
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (all students) at Mississippi State University
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Undergraduate) at Mississippi State University
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Graduate) at Mississippi State University

Transfer-in Students (Undergraduate)

Among 18,490 enrolled in undergraduate programs, 2,075 are transfer-in students. The percentage of transfer-in students is 11.22%.1,879 students have transferred in as full-time status and 196 students transferred in as part-time status.
Transfer-in Students Population by Attendance Status at Mississippi State University

Student Age Distribution

All Students Undergraduate Graduate
By age category, 54 students are younger than 18 and 25 students are older than 65 at Mississippi State University. Mississippi State has 17,843 students aged under 25 and 4,131 students aged 25 and over out of 21,974 total students.
Students Age Distribution by Gender at Mississippi State University
Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Mississippi State University
In undergraduate programs, 54 students are younger than 18 and 12 students are older than 65. Mississippi State has 16,892 undergraduate students aged under 25 and 1,598 students aged 25 and over.
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at Mississippi State University
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Mississippi State University
It has 951 graduate students aged under 25 and 2,533 students aged 25 and over.
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at Mississippi State University
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at Mississippi State University

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Mississippi State University, 1,785 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 1,874 students are enrolled in some online courses.
All StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online Courses Enrolled in Some Online Courses
All Students21,9741,7851,874
Undergraduate18,4908121,700
Graduate3,484973174
Online Courses Student Enrollment at Mississippi State University

Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Online Courses

859 students lived in Mississippi or jurisdiction in which the school is located are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 926 students live in other State or outside of the United States.
Mississippi ResidentsOther States in U.S. Outside of U.S.
All Students85990026
Undergraduate4763315
Graduate38356921
Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Distance Learning Course

Members In SEC

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