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Average College Costs
Average cost of four-year public institution (in-state tuition) in 2011-2012:
Tuition and Fees: $8,244
Room and Board: $8,887
Average cost of two-year public institution (in-state tuition) in 2011-2012:
Tuition and Fees: $2,963
Average cost of four-year private non-profit institution in 2011-2012:
Tuition and Fees: $28,500
Room and Board: $10,089
(Source: The College Board, “Trends in College Pricing 2011″)
The following is a listing of the 2011 in-state tuition at Mississippi’s public universities.
Alcorn State University: $4,488
Delta State University: $4,450
Jackson State University: $4,634
Mississippi State University: $5,151
Mississippi University for Women: $4,423
University of Mississippi: $5,106
University of Southern Mississippi: $5,096
(Source: Rise Up Mississippi)
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