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University of Southern Mississippi Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Hattiesburg, MS

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
11,594
Women
7,342 (63.3%)
Men
4,252 (36.7%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
9,654
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.3% Asian
27.3% Black/African-American
3.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
58.4% White
5.7% Unknown
International Students.
1.6%
Average Age
23
All Graduate Students
2,539

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
67.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
28.3%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
44.9%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
48.9%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
60%
Average Starting Salary
60%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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