Mississippi Education

Mississippi Colleges

Barksdale Mississippi Reading Institute
Initiative from the University of Mississippi and 7 other universities to improve literacy throughout the state.
College Savings Mississippi
College savings plans for residents of Mississippi.
Frances A. Karnes Center for Gifted Studies at The University of Southern Mississippi
Furthering the education of gifted students through teaching, research, and services.
Mississippi Association for Gifted Children
Information on the education of and advocacy for gifted children in Mississippi.
Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning
Contains links to all of the major colleges, as well as other information regarding education.
Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Information on the statewide network for support of math teachers in Mississippi.
Mississippi Department of Education
The official site for information on public elementary and secondary education in Mississippi.
Mississippi Governor’s School
Residential summer honors program for high school students at MUW that offers academic, creative, and leadership opportunities to students.
Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science
A publicly-funded residential high school emphasizing mathematics and science for 11th and 12th graders.
Mississippi School for the Deaf
Providing educational opportunities for hearing-impaired students in Mississippi since 1854.
Mississippi State Board for Community and Junior Colleges
Coordinating agency for the 15 Community and Junior Colleges in the State.


Alcorn State University
Read a history and profile of the university and get registration information. Covers academics, student life and athletics.
Delta State University
Access details of programs at this Cleveland campus. Includes a faculty and staff directory.
Hinds Community College
Calendar, admissions, application forms, financial aid, and the class schedule.
Jackson State University
Millsaps College
Private college was founded by the Methodist Church in 1890 in Jackson.
Mississippi College
Provides news, and details organizations, academics, admissions and financial aid. Located in Clinton
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Community colleges serving the needs of the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Mississippi State University
Read about services, academics, alumni and facilities at this university in the town of Starkville.
Mississippi University for Women
Located in Columbus, MS.
Mississippi Valley State University
School in Itta Benna was started by the state legislature as Mississippi Vocational College in 1946.
Pearl River Community College
Located in Poplarville, MS
University of Mississippi
Main campus in Oxford, with others in Jackson, Tupelo and Southaven. Read about its academics and students.
University of Southern Mississippi
Located in Hattiesburg, this university describes its publications, athletics and academics.
University of Southern Mississippi – Gulf Coast
Web site for the USM – Gulf Park branch located in Long Beach, MS.
William Carey College
Baptist institution located in Mississippi offers a campus description and a guide to student life.