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University Of Southern Mississippi - Hattiesburg, MS

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University Of Southern Mississippi

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree.University of Southern Mississippi is a public school.

Contacting the School

118 College Drive # 0001
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
Main Phone: 6012661000
Web Site:WWW.USM.EDU

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 14,592 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.0% of students attend full-time, while1.0% attend part-time. Male students comprised 38.4% of the student body, while females made up 61.6%.

Minority enrollment includedAfrican-American (3829)%, Hispanic (167)%, Asian (191)%, and Native American (50)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 435.One quarter of students scored at least 590.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 460 or higher.One fourth of students scored 590 or higher.

Degree Levels

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

Degree Programs

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Architecture

Business And ManagementCommunicationsComputerEducationEngineering Technology And TechniciansEnglish Language And Literature
    Health CareHistory And Social SciencesHome EconomicsLeisure Recreation And FitnessLibrary Science
      Life SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesProtective Services
        PsychologyPublic Administration And Public Service

        Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

        University of Southern Mississippi belongs to the following athletic conferences:

        • Conference USA (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
        • Weekend college
        • Distance learning options
        • Study abroad

        Financial Flexibility

        • ROTC
        • Student employment services
        • Career counseling
        • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.
        • On-campus day Care

        Cost of Attending

        In-State, Living On Campus:$ 13,954.00
        In-State, Living With Family:$ 9,414.00
        Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 20,732.00

        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.
        Recommended (but not required):
        • Recommendations are recommended.
        Neither Required Nor Recommended:
        • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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