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University of Mississippi Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

University, MS

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geological/Geophysical Engineering
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Insurance
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing, Other
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
  • Real Estate
  • Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Liberal arts/general studies
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
1,124
Part-Time Faculty
261
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
61%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 13% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 23% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 54% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 13% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
2,111,482
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
259
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
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Laws, Master of Education, Master of Taxation, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Social Science, Master of Criminal Justice, Master of Accountancy

Master's Programs of Study

  • Anthropology
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • English
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • History
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Pharmacy, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Anthropology
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • English
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • History
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Writing

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