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The University of Mississippi Main Campus

The University of Mississippi Main Campus

Oxford- Mississippi
University, MS 38677-1848
(662) 915-7211

Founded in 1844, the University of Mississippi Main Campus is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is located near University, MS. It is the the second oldest and the second biggest institution in the state of Mississippi. Ole Miss offers three certificates, 67 bachelors level degrees, 36 degrees at the masters level, and 20 degrees at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 17,085 students pursued degrees from the 82 programs at this public university. It offers subjects including allied health, business administration, and criminal justice. This university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. UM is one of 2 schools requiring freshmen to live on campus in Mississippi.

Admission

In 2010, 10,909 students applied for admission to this university. UM admitted about 77% of applicants or 8,509 students. Just over half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 10,909 students applied for admission to this university. UM admitted about 77% of applicants or 8,509 students. Just over half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 78%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 78%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 77%

Student Demographics

In 2010, Ole Miss enrolled 17,085 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, Ole Miss enrolled 17,085 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 7859
  • Total Enrolled Female: 9226
  • Undergraduate Male: 6655
  • Undergraduate Female: 7504
  • Graduate Male: 1317
  • Graduate Female: 1609

Faculty Demographics

It has 881 faculty. Around 83% of instructors are full-time, approximately 16% of teachers are part-time, and approximately 57% of teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

It has 881 faculty. Around 83% of instructors are full-time, approximately 16% of teachers are part-time, and approximately 57% of teachers are men.

  • Male: 503
  • Female: 378
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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