University of Southern Mississippi

The University of Southern Mississippi is established in and located at Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39406-0001. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 161 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The University of Southern Mississippi provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in University of Southern Mississippi consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship in more than 26 Subject areas as well as 104 specializations.

Contact Details

118 College Drive # 0001
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

University of Southern Mississippi
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 35
Graduate application fee
: $ 50

Admissions & Requirements

University of Southern Mississippi Undergraduate application fees is $35 and Graduate application fees $50. Below table’s shows University of Southern Mississippi admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 440 550
SAT Math 470 560
ACT Composite 20 27
ACT English 21 29
ACT Math 18 25

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $6,744 $281
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $6,744 $281
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $15,024 $626
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $6,744 $375
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $6,744 $375
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $15,024 $835

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $7,206 $6,907 $6,634 $6,634
On campus, other expenses $4,544 $4,558 $4,558 $4,314
Off campus (not with family), room and board $9,064 $8,800 $8,800 $8,800
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $5,544 $5,558 $5,558 $5,314
Off campus (with family), other expenses $5,544 $5,525 $5,558 $5,314


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Conference USA
Basketball Conference USA
Baseball Conference USA
Cross Country/Track Conference USA

University of Southern Mississippi Majors with degree levels

The University of Southern Mississippi is up with semester based academics that offer 104 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 76 Majors
  • Master Degree : 55 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 27 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 3 Majors

Architecture and Related Services

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Library Science

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about University of Southern Mississippi College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of University of Southern Mississippi College.