Mississippi State Flag

Named for the Mississippi River, the state of Mississippi was the 20th state admitted to the Union. Mississippi is known for its multiple rivers and lakes, as well as for its Gulf coastline, which is a well-known vacation spot. But in addition to vacationing in the state, there are plenty of opportunities to learn. Residents can choose from the 63 colleges in Mississippi, 36 of which are online schools in Mississippi.

The state has a Board of Trustees dedicated to the management of public online colleges in Mississippi. Their website provides information on public online colleges Mississippi. The website also provides information on tuition and fees for students. There are many options for online instruction, including Mississippi State University online. The list below elaborates on more online colleges within the state.

Certificates

Associate's

Bachelor's

Master's

Doctor's

Alcorn State University
1000 ASU Dr Ste 359
Alcorn State, Mississippi 39096-7500
(601) 877-6100

Type of School:

4-year, Public

Programs Offered:

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

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Belhaven University
1500 Peachtree St
Jackson, Mississippi 39202
(601) 968-5940

Type of School:

4-year, Private not-for-profit

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Blue Mountain College
201 W Main St
Blue Mountain, Mississippi 38610-9509
(662) 685-4771

Type of School:

4-year, Private not-for-profit

Programs Offered:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Coahoma Community College
3240 Friars Point Rd
Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614
(662) 627-2571

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Copiah-Lincoln Community College
1001 Co-Lin Lane
Wesson, Mississippi 39191
(601) 643-8306

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Delta State University
Hwy 8 West
Cleveland, Mississippi 38733
(662) 846-3000

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

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

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
East Central Community College
275 West Broad Street
Decatur, Mississippi 39327-0129
(601) 635-2111

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
East Mississippi Community College
1512 Kemper Street
Scooba, Mississippi 39358-0158
(662) 476-5000

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Hinds Community College
501 East Main Street
Raymond, Mississippi 39154
(601) 857-5261

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Holmes Community College
#1 Hill St
Goodman, Mississippi 39079
(662) 472-2312

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Itawamba Community College
602 W Hill St
Fulton, Mississippi 38843-1099
(601) 862-8000

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Jackson State University
1440 J R Lynch St
Jackson, Mississippi 39217
(601) 979-2121

Type of School:

4-year, Public

Programs Offered:

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

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Jones County Junior College
900 S Court St
Ellisville, Mississippi 39437
(601) 477-4000

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Meridian Community College
910 Hwy 19 N
Meridian, Mississippi 39307-5801
(601) 483-8241 x668

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Mississippi College
200 South Capitol Street
Clinton, Mississippi 39058
(601) 925-3000

Type of School:

4-year, Private not-for-profit

Programs Offered:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Mississippi Delta Community College
Hwy 3 and Cherry St
Moorhead, Mississippi 38761
(662) 246-6322

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
51 Main Street
Perkinston, Mississippi 39573
(601) 928-5211

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Mississippi State University
103 Robert Louis Jones Circle
Starkville, MS 39759
(662) 325-6466

Type of School:

4-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree
  • First-professional degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Mississippi University for Women
1100 College Street
Columbus, Mississippi 39701
(662) 329-4750

Type of School:

4-year, Public

Programs Offered:

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

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Mississippi Valley State University
14000 Highway 82 West
Itta Bena, Mississippi 38941-1400
(662) 254-9041

Type of School:

4-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Northeast Mississippi Community College
Cunningham Blvd
Booneville, Mississippi 38829
(662) 728-7751

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Northwest Mississippi Community College
4975 Hwy 51 N
Senatobia, Mississippi 38668-1714
(662) 562-3200

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Pearl River Community College
101 Hwy 11 N
Poplarville, Mississippi 39470
(601) 403-1000

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Southwest Mississippi Community College
College Dr
Summit, Mississippi 39666-0000
(601) 276-2000

Type of School:

2-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
University of Mississippi Main Campus
Oxford
Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677-1848
(662) 915-7211

Type of School:

4-year, Public

Programs Offered:

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

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 N State St
Jackson, Mississippi 39216-4505
(601) 984-1000

Type of School:

4-year, Public

Programs Offered:

  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Two but less than 4 years certificate
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Drive # 0001
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39406-0001
(601) 266-1000

Type of School:

4-year, Public

Programs Offered:

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

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Virginia College-Gulf Coast
920 Cedar Lake Rd-Ste C
Biloxi, Mississippi 39532
(228) 392-2994 x3109

Type of School:

2-year, Private for-profit

Programs Offered:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree

Accrediting Agency:

Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
William Carey University
498 Tuscan Ave
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401-5499
(601) 318-5051

Type of School:

4-year, Private not-for-profit

Programs Offered:

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

Accrediting Agency:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges