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Alcorn State University - Alcorn State, MS

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School data is from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS),2005. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Alcorn State University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's degree.Alcorn State University is a public school.

Contacting the School

1000 ASU Dr Ste 359
Alcorn State, MS 39096-7500
Main Phone: 6018776100
Web Site:www.alcorn.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 3,668 (full-time equivalent) students. 98.2% of students attend full-time, while1.8% attend part-time. Male students comprised 40.5% of the student body, while females made up 59.5%.

Minority enrollment includedAfrican-American (3299)%, Hispanic (11)%, Asian (12)%, and Native American (1)%.

Alcorn State Universityis a Minority Serving Institution as defined by the Office of Civil Rights. The school is a Hispanic Serving Institution, for federal financial aid purposes.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 390.One quarter of students scored at least 460.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 410 or higher.One fourth of students scored 470 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's

Degree Programs

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Agribusiness

Agricultural ScienceBusiness And ManagementCommunicationsComputer
    EducationEngineering Technology And Technicians
      English Language And Literature
        Health CareHistory And Social SciencesHome Economics
          Home Services Vocational
            Leisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPhysical SciencesProtective Services

              Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

              Alcorn State University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

              • Southwestern Athletic Conference (for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field).

              The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

              Special Student Services

              Academic Services

              • Remedial assistance
              • AP credits
              • Distance learning options

              Financial Flexibility

              • ROTC
              • Student employment services
              • Career counseling
              • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

              Cost of Attending

              In-State, Living On Campus:$ 15,072.00
              In-State, Living With Family:$ 11,517.00
              Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 20,558.00

              Admission Requirements

              The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

              Required:
              • High-school GPA is required.
              • Secondary school rank is required.
              • Secondary school record is required.
              • Standardized test scores are required.
              • A college preparatory program is required.
              • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
              Neither Required Nor Recommended:
              • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended.
              • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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