Mississippi Valley State University

14000 Highway 82 West, Itta Bena, MS 38941-1400
Mississippi Valley State University is a public education institution in Itta Bena, Mississippi.

Awards conferred at Mississippi Valley State University include bachelor's and master's degrees in over 22 areas of study and 37 specialties. The school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges and has specialized accreditation from the National Association of Schools of Art and Design - Commission on Accreditation.

Dual credit and distance learning programs are available at this school. They accept Advanced Placement and life experience credit towards completion of a degree students have access to on-campus day care.


General Information

Main Phone: (662) 254 -9041 Website: www.mvsu.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 177
School Type: Public- 4-year or above Affiliation: None
Size: Small (1,000 - 5,000 students) Undergraduates: 2,102
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 370
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 16%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1

Admissions


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
TOEFL
Standardized Test Scores

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
ACT Composite 15 19
ACT English 14 19
ACT Math 15 18

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 4,278
Accepted 690
Acceptance Rate 16%
Enrolled 328

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 82% Full-time 18% Part-time
Graduate Attendance Status 38% Full-time 62% Part-time
Student Gender 37% Men 63% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

4% White 0% American Indian/Alaska Native
91% Black or African American 0% Multiracial
1% Hispanic/Latino 0% Asian/Oriental
0% Polynesian/Pacific Island 4% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 82% $ 7,307
Local Grant 82% $4,632
Institutional Grant 37% $ 6,054
Student Loans 96% $ 7,353

Majors & Degrees


Computer Information Sciences

Computer and Information Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer and Information Sciences - - 1 - -

Communication and Journalism

Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Public Relations - - 13 - -

Education

Teacher Education and Professional Development

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Kindergarten Preschool Education - - 46 - -
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 8 3 -
Teacher Education (multiple Levels) - - 8 22 -

Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Teacher Education and Professional Development ? Specific Subject Areas - - 0 - -
Social Science Teacher Education - - 0 - -
Mathematics Teacher Education - - 4 - -
Music Teacher Education - - 2 - -
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching - - 29 - -
English Teacher Education - - 0 - -

Special Education and Teaching

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Special Education and Teaching - - - 4 -

Teacher Education and Professional Development

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Kindergarten Preschool Education - - 46 - -
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 8 3 -
Teacher Education (multiple Levels) - - 8 22 -

Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Industrial Production Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Industrial Technology Technician - - 4 - -

English Language and Literature Letters

English Language and Literature

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
English Language and Literature - - 2 - -

Rhetoric and Composition Writing Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Rhetoric and Composition - - 10 - -

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Bioinformatics - - - 5 -

Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biology Biological Sciences - - 17 - -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - - 2 - -

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Work

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Social Work - - 56 - -

Public Administration

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Public Administration - - 2 5 -

Human Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Human Services - - - 20 -

Public Administration

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Public Administration - - 2 5 -

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services

Criminal Justice and Corrections

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Criminal Justice Safety Studies - - 17 - -
Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Administration - - 17 33 -

Physical Sciences

Chemistry

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Chemistry - - 4 - -

Social Sciences

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - - 2 - -

Sociology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sociology - - 5 - -

Health Professions and Related Programs

Public Health

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Environmental Health - - 0 4 -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting - - 11 - -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management - - - 6 -
Office Management and Supervision - - 12 6 -
Business Administration and Management - - 47 6 -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
History - - 9 - -

Sports & Athletics

Yes No
Football
Basketball
Baseball
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