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Alcorn State University
Lorman, MS
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin  
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

Accounting

Agricultural Business and Management, General

Agricultural Economics

Agriculture, General

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Business Administration and Management, General

Chemistry, General

Child Development

Computer and Information Sciences, General

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Elementary Education and Teaching

English Language and Literature, General

Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General

History, General

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mass Communication/Media Studies

Mathematics, General

Military Technologies and Applied Sciences, Other

Music Performance, General

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Political Science and Government, General

Psychology, General

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Robotics Technology/Technician

Sociology

System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines Biological/life sciences, Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs None
Special Programs Accelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships
Study Abroad Offered
Online Degrees All degree programs are available online
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Not required
Foreign Language Not required
Math/Science Required for all students
ADVANCED PLACEMENT
International Baccalaureate Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing Not available
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FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION
Full-Time Faculty 157
Part-Time Faculty 59
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree 68%
Regular Class Size Not reported
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size Not reported
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings 574,645
Computing
Computer Ownership Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus 500
Internet/E-mail Access Not reported
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
Remedial Instruction Offered
Tutoring Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students Wheelchair access
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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION
Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Agriculture, Master of Science in Education
Master's Programs of Study

Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

Agricultural Education

Agricultural Sciences--General

Agronomy and Soil Sciences

Animal Sciences

Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General

Business Administration and Management--General

Computer Science

Counselor Education

Education--General

Elementary Education

Health Education

Information Science

Nursing--General

Physical Education

Secondary Education

Special Education

Vocational and Technical Education

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION - continued
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Not reported
Doctoral Programs of Study
Not reported