Graduate Program Overview

Mississippi University for Women is a four-years, public school located in Columbus, Mississippi. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $7,525 for Mississippi residents and $7,756 for out-of-state students. It offers eleven (11) graduate programs and some programs are offered through distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameMississippi University for Women
TypeFour-years, Public
Address1100 College Street, Columbus, MS
Graduate School Students286 students
182 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$7,525
Student to Faculty12:1 (8.33%)
Number of Graduate ProgramsTotal 11 Graduate Programs
9 Master's, 1 Doctorate, 1 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Mississippi University for Women with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Mississippi residents, the tuition & fees are $7,525 and $7,756 for non-Mississippi residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $431.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$0$431
Books & Supplies$1,600
Room & Board$7,908 (On-Campus) / $7,900 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$4,415 (On-Campus) / $4,415 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$13,922$21,679
Off-Campus Total$13,914$21,671
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)

Conferred Degrees and Graduate Programs by Major

Mississippi University for Women offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 11 major areas - 9 Master's (3 online programs), 1 Doctorate , 1 Post-Master'. 88 students have been conferred Master's degree and 7 students have received Doctorate degree last year.The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
English Language And Literature
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 2,704 students enrolled in Mississippi University for Women including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 286 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 47 male and 239 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 165 full-time and 121 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 182 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 48 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students47
Women Students239
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students165
Part-time Students121
By race/ethnicity 192 White, 86 Black, and 4 Asian students are attending at Mississippi University for Women. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
5 students are younger than 22 and 55 students are older than 65. The school has 146 students aged between 22 and 30 and 80 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under5
40 & Over55
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Mississippi University for Women, 182 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 48 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment286
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses182
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses48
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses56
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses182
Mississippi Resident130
Other State In U.S.52
Outside of U.S.0

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