Mississippi College is a four-year, private not-for-profit institution of higher education, with Southern Baptist affiliations, located in the city of Clinton, Mississippi. Mississippi College was founded in 1826, making it the second-oldest Baptist-affiliated College in the United States as well as the oldest college in the state of Mississippi. In 1831, the institution became the first coeducational College in the United States to grant a degree to women. Today, the college is the largest private university in Mississippi and serves the counties of Clinton, Jackson, Madison, Brandon and Vicksburg.
Mississippi College awards more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees from the following schools:
- School of Business
- School of Christian Studies and the Arts
- School of Education
- School of Humanities and Social Sciences
- School of Law
- School of Nursing
- School of Science and Mathematics
Students enrolled in online courses can earn undergraduate degrees and certificates, graduate degrees, and graduate certificates completely online.
Accreditation & Licensing
Mississippi College is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)