University of Mississippi Main Campus

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Public
Campus Setting
Rural
Student Teacher Ratio
17:1
Student Population
15,932
Campus Size
Large

Degrees Issued

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate

Contact Info

Oxford, Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677-1848
(662) 915-7211

  • Mississippi Schools
  • Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics in 2010

Statistics

Faculty Overview

Average University of Mississippi Main Campus Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$38,029
Lecturers
$44,272
Assistant Professors
$62,281
Associate Professors
$76,179
Professors
$105,185

University of Mississippi Main Campus Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
778
Executive & Administrative
84
Other Professional
843
Non Professional
870
Total2,575

Percent Teachers At University of Mississippi Main Campus

Teachers 30.21%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the University of Mississippi Main Campus

Tenured
334
On Tenured Track
168
Not On Tenured Track
209

Tenure Status for instructors & Researchers at the University of Mississippi Main Campus by Gender

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 70%
Women 30%
Men 61%
Women 39%
Men 46%
Women 54%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at University of Mississippi Main Campus

Native American
5
Asian
27
African American
385
Hispanic
26
Total443

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the University of Mississippi Main Campus

Native American
3
Asian
4
African American
117
Hispanic
16
Total140

Full Time Faculty Minorities at University of Mississippi Main Campus by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 60%
W 40%
M 63%
W 37%
M 43%
W 57%
M 54%
W 46%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the University of Mississippi Main Campus by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 67%
W 33%
M 25%
W 75%
M 40%
W 60%
M 44%
W 56%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

University of Mississippi Main Campus New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 43%
W 57%
Total44
M 25%
W 75%
Total12
M 47%
W 53%
Total17
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 20%
W 80%
Total5
M 0%
W 100%
Total2

School Overview

U.S. News University of Mississippi Main Campus School Ranking

#143

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 51%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

University of Mississippi Main Campus Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 81%
Returning Students 33%
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

University of Mississippi Main Campus Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 32%
Graduated Students 56%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

University of Mississippi Main Campus Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 56%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

University of Mississippi Main Campus Faculty Salaries

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