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Mississippi University for Women

Columbus, MS
#51

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Founded in 1884, Mississippi University for Women (MUW) is a public institution residing on 114 rural acres in Columbus, Mississippi. The school has admitted male students for more than 20 years, though the majority of its student body is still female. MUW offers over 50 majors and concentrations, and students have about 75 different campus organization to join.

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Quick Facts


1100 College Street
Columbus, MS 39701

2013-2014 Tuition

$14,484 Tuition and Fees

Students

2503 undergraduate students
17% male / 83% female

Admission

rolling application deadline
44% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: public
Year Founded: 1884

Programs Offered

associate degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other, Elementary Education and Teaching, Art Teacher Education, Spanish Language and Literature, Family Systems, Legal Assistant/Paralegal, English Language and Literature, General, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology, Mathematics, General, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, Physical Sciences, Chemistry, General, Psychology, General, Public Administration, Social Sciences, General, Political Science and Government, General, Visual and Performing Arts, General, Music, General, Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist, Public Health Education and Promotion, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Business/Commerce, General, Business Administration and Management, General, Accounting, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Minors Offered

Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other, Music Teacher Education, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Family Systems, Legal Assistant/Paralegal, English Language and Literature, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology, Mathematics, General, International/Global Studies, Philosophy, Religion/Religious Studies, Chemistry, General, Psychology, General, Political Science and Government, General, American Indian/Native American Studies, Women's Studies, Visual and Performing Arts, General, Film/Cinema/Video Studies, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, Business Administration and Management, General, Accounting, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 2,503
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 2,006
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 313
Percent of male undergraduates: 17%
Percent of female undergraduates: 83%
Percent of international undergraduates: 1%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper

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