Mississippi State University

College Entrance Requirements

Non-Resident Freshman Entrance Requirements

Beginning in Fall 2015: Full admission to Mississippi State University for non-residents of Mississippi will be granted to high school graduates who complete one of the following:

  • Complete the College Preparatory Curriculum with a minimum 2.50 grade-point average and a composite score of 20 or higher on the ACT or a combined score of 940 or higher on the SAT.
  • Satisfy the National Collegiate Athletic Association standards for student-athletes who are full or partial qualifiers under Division I guidelines.

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Fee to Apply for Admission

The $40 non-refundable application fee is payable by check, money order or credit card. There is no fee for readmission applications.

By Gage Hogan