How tuition at Mississippi universities stacks up
Tuition and fees will rise at Mississippi’s eight public universities in fall 2019 under changes approved Thursday by the College Board. Here’s a look at tuition and fees for two semesters (fall and spring), as well as the percentage change from the current academic year:
Alcorn State University: $7,327, up 3%; includes $30 activities fee.
Delta State University: $7,671, up 5.9%; includes $120 facilities fee and $50 activities fee.
Jackson State University: $8,445, up 4.9%; includes $105 facilities fee and $70 activities fee.
Mississippi State University: $8,910, up 3%; includes $100 facilities fee and $10 activities fee.
Mississippi University for Women: $7,525, up 8.4%; includes $100 facilities fee.
Mississippi Valley State University: $6,746, up 3%; includes $20 activities fee.
University of Mississippi: $8,896, up 3.2%; includes $100 facilities fee and $10 activities fee.
University of Mississippi Medical Center: $8,728, up 3.5%.
University of Southern Mississippi: $8,896, up 3.2%; includes $70 facilities fee and $40 activities fee.
Source: Mississippi College Board.
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