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Mississippi Valley State University Acceptance Rate & Admissions Info

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Bachelor’s degree
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14000 HWY 82 WESTITTA BENA, MS 38941

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Mississippi Valley State is a public university located in Mississippi Valley State University, Mississippi. As a historically black college, Mississippi Valley State has a strong history of and commitment to the education of black Americans. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,134 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Mississippi Valley State acceptance rate is 79%. Popular majors include Business, Sport and Fitness Management, and Social Work and Youth Services. Graduating 27% of students, Mississippi Valley State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $19,900.

How does college or university compare?

The acceptance rate for MVSU is fifteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Delta State University94.00%
Tougaloo College70.70%
Mississippi College42.00%
Millsaps College68.80%
Belhaven University49.40%