Graduate Programs Overview

Mississippi University for Women is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Columbus, Mississippi. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $7,525 for Mississippi residents and $7,525 for other students in average.

It offers fourteen graduate programs: 10 Master's, 2 Doctorate, 2 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 88 students have been conferred Master's degree and 7 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameMississippi University for Women
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address1100 College Street, Columbus, MS
Graduate School Students217 students
118 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$7,525
Out-of-State$7,525
Student to Faculty13:1 (7.69%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 14 Graduate Programs
10 Master's, 2 Doctorate, 2 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 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 $7,525 for non-Mississippi residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $418.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$7,425$7,425
Fees$100$100
Cost per Credit$418$418
Books & Supplies$1,600
Room & Board$7,648 (On-Campus) / $7,900 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$4,415 (On-Campus) / $4,415 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$21,188$21,188
Off-Campus Total$21,440$21,440
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$6,065$6,614$6,940$7,525$7,525
Out-of-State$16,634$18,155$6,940$7,525$7,525

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Mississippi University for Women offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 49 major areas - 9 Master's (3 online programs), 1 Doctorate , 1 Post-Master'. 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
Total887--
Men11---
Women777--
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.
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Business
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Education
English Language And Literature
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
English Language And Literature
Education
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies

Graduate Student Population

Total 2,811 students enrolled in Mississippi University for Women including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 217 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 25 male and 192 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 145 full-time and 72 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 118 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 13 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total217
Men Students25
Women Students192
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total217
Full-time Students145
Part-time Students72
By race/ethnicity 167 White, 43 Black, and 2 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
Total217
American Indian /
Native American
2
Asian2
Black43
Hispanic1
White167
3 students are younger than 22 and 42 students are older than 65. The school has 106 students aged between 22 and 30 and 66 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total217
21 & Under3
22-2464
25-2942
30-3440
35-3926
40 & Over42
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, 118 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 13 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment217
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses118
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses13
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses86
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses118
Mississippi Resident87
Other State In U.S.29
Outside of U.S.2


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