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University of Southern Mississippi

Men's D1 Coach: Scott Berry
Profile
Size
8 / 10
11,920 Undergrads / 14,509 Students
Cost
3 / 10
$14,485 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
97% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Conference USA

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
72%
Overall Graduation Rate
49%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
28% / 49%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
2023
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Brayson Hubbard Ocean Springs MS OF
 
2022
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Davis Gillespie Oak Mountain AL 3B
Ross Highfill Madison central MS C
Nickolas Monistere Northwest Rankin MS SS
Tucker Stockman Athens AL C
 
2021
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Casey Artigues St. Thomas Aquinas LA OF
Bryce Fowler Germantown MS OF
Collin Husser Ponchatula LA OF
Nikolas Mazza Madison Ridgeland MS P
Evan Radford Hoover AL OF
Creek Robertson Madison Central MS SS
Matthew Russo St. Paul's LA 3B
 
2020
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Tanner Hall Zachary LA P
Michael Latulas Loreauville LA OF
Carson Paetow Vancleave MS 1B
Will Tynes Airline LA P
Hurston Waldrep Thomasville GA P
Slade Wilks Columbia MS 1B
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Commitment has been verified or submitted from a trusted source
Events By University of Southern Mississippi Coaches
Sep 30 '19
Hattiesburg, MS
 
Men's 13-18
Oct 19 '19
Hattiesburg, MS
 
Men's 13-18
Feb 2 '20
Hattiesburg, MS
 
Men's 13-18
Location
118 College Drive # 0001, Hattiesburg, MS, 39406 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • United States
  • Hattiesburg Mississippi Area
  • Biloxi Mississippi Area
  • Jackson Mississippi Area
  • Greater New Orleans Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Mobile Alabama Area
  • Greater Memphis Area
  • Baton Rouge Louisiana Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Nashville Area TN
  • Birmingham Alabama Area
  • Tuscaloosa Alabama Area
Where Grads Work
  • The University of Southern Mississippi
  • Pascagoula-Gautier School District
  • US Army
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • United States Air Force
  • Forrest General Hospital
  • Hancock Whitney
  • AT&T
  • Walmart
  • Ingalls Shipbuilding A Division of Huntington Ingalls Industries
  • Memorial Hospital of Gulfport
  • Hattiesburg Clinic PA
  • Regions Bank
  • Southern Company
  • Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Business Development
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Healthcare Services
  • Community and Social Services
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Engineering
  • Arts and Design
  • Research
  • Finance
  • Media and Communication
  • Support
  • Human Resources
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
430 - 540
Math
510 - 650
Total
940 - 1190
ACT
English
19 - 27
Math
17 - 24
Composite
19 - 26

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 9,217 3,234 5,983
% Admitted 97% 96% 98%
% Admits That Enroll 21% 21% 21%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA
Admission Considerations
 
Required
Recommended Rec.
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
College Prep Classes
Recommendations
Demonstrate Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
TOEFL (English proficiency)
Admissions office
Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (20%)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (13%)
Business Administration and Management, General (7%)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (7%)
Education (7%)
Liberal Arts & Sciences (6%)
Psychology, General (6%)
Psychology (6%)
Elementary Education and Teaching (5%)
Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (5%)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (4%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (4%)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
Engineering Technology, General (4%)
Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (3%)
Accounting (3%)
Athlete graduation rate
Financial
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

$14,485

Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

 
In-state
Out-of-state
On Campus
Tuition & Fees$8,896 $16,529
Books & Supplies$1,500 $1,500
Cost of Living$10,937 $10,937
Personal Expenses$3,336 $3,336
 
Sticker Price$24,669 $30,311

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

93% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

 
Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship88%$8,064
Federal Grants53%$4,680
Pell Grants50%$4,856
Other Federal5%$459
State & Local Grants39%$2,922
Institutional Grants61%$5,761
 
Student Loans63%$6,563
Federal Loans61%$5,500
Other Loans7%$10,575

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

 
Total Amount
Per Student
Endowment
Financial Assets $110 Million $7,608

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

Debt

Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $25,000.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

 
Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $15,750 $266

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 9.4%

Avg. rate for colleges with baseball is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 7,731 students.

Salary

Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $36,400

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

Payback

How long until this college investment pays off: 6.13 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 28% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
 
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape 4 4
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery 1 1
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 4 3
Motor Vehicle Theft 5 3
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Category
Classification
Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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