University of Southern Mississippi - Main Campus

Hattiesburg, MS4 years

School Type: Public

Online + Campus

Religious Affiliation: None

Accredited: Yes


Southern Miss stands out for its fully online BS in Industrial Engineering Technology program, providing a comprehensive education at a reasonable cost per credit. Its program, accredited by ABET, ensures quality and is designed to prepare students for high-demand roles in manufacturing or service industries, enhancing accessibility through online formats and offering scholarship opportunities.

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University of Southern Mississippi Quick Facts

Admission Rate

95.79% of applicants were admitted in the last academic year, indicating a moderately selective admissions process.


Graduation Rate

51.79% of students graduated within the expected timeframe, reflecting strong student engagement and support.


In-state Tuition

The average tuition for full-time students is $9,204 per academic year.


Out-of-State Tuition

The average tuition for full-time students is $11,204 per academic year.


School Size

Our school has a total enrollment of 10,597 students, providing a vibrant and diverse community.


Average Earnings

Graduates report an average earning of $42,700in their first year after graduation.


Admissions Overview

Admission Rate Overall95.79%
ACT Scores Midpoint Math21
SAT Scores Average OverallNot Provided
SAT Scores Midpoint MathNot Provided
ACT Scores Midpoint English23
ACT Scores Midpoint WritingNot Provided
SAT Scores Midpoint WritingNot Provided
ACT Scores Midpoint Cumulative23
SAT Scores Midpoint Critical ReadingNot Provided

University of Southern Mississippi Financial Aid & Loans

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Completers Overall

Median Debt by Income

Income 0 - 30,000
Income 30,001 - 75,000
Income > 75,000

Median Debt by Student Type

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Pell Grant Recipients
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University of Southern Mississippi Student Demographics & Diversity

Student Demographics

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Student Size: 10,597+


University of Southern Mississippi Graduate Earnings

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