University of Southern Mississippi

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(601) 266-1000 

Admissions Office Address

118 College Drive # 0001, Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39406-0001 

Admissions Website

http://www.usm.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Required

Recommendation required

Recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Doctorate
Masters
Bachelors
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

91

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting

Acting

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Advertising

Advertising
Public Relations/Image Management

Allied Health

Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist

Architecture

Interior Architecture
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician

Art

Fine/Studio Arts, General

Audio Production

Radio and Television

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Biological and Physical Sciences

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Accounting
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Finance, General
Human Resources Development
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Advertising
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General

Chemistry

Chemistry, General
Chemistry, Other

Communications

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering Technology/Technician

Counseling

Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Counseling Psychology

Crime Scene Investigation

Forensic Science and Technology

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Education

Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Education, General
Education, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching, General
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education

Educational Leadership

Adult and Continuing Education Administration
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational/Instructional Technology
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration

Electrical Engineering

Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering

Polymer/Plastics Engineering
Engineering Technology, General

English

English Language and Literature, General

Fashion Design

Apparel and Textiles, General

Finance

Business/Managerial Economics
Finance, General

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Forensic Science

Forensic Science and Technology

Health Science

Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Healthcare

Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Social Work
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other
Dietetics/Dietitian
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Nursing Administration
Nursing Science
Public Health, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

History

History, General

Hospitality

Hospitality Administration/Management, Other

Hotel Management

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Human Resources

Human Resources Development
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Human Services

Social Work

Information Systems

Management Information Systems, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Information Technology

Computer and Information Sciences, General

International Business

International Business/Trade/Commerce

Journalism

Journalism

Language

Foreign Languages and Literatures, General

Law

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Forensic Science and Technology
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts

Philosophy

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Management

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Marketing

Marketing, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Math

Mathematics, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

MSN

Nursing Administration

Music

Music Performance, General
Music, General

Nurse Practitioner

Nursing Administration

Nursing

Nursing Administration
Nursing Science
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Nutrition

Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Dietetics/Dietitian

Paralegal

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Personal Training

Athletic Training/Trainer

Physics

Physics, General

Political Science

Political Science and Government, General

Psychology

Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General

Public Health

Public Health, General

Public Relations

Advertising
Public Relations/Image Management

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Nursing Administration
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Library and Information Science
Chemistry, General
Chemistry, Other
Geology/Earth Science, General
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
Physics, General
Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General
Anthropology
Geography

Social Work

Social Work

Sociology

Sociology

Special Education

Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
Special Education and Teaching, General
Special Education and Teaching, Other

Speech Therapy

Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other

Sports Management

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Sports Medicine

Athletic Training/Trainer

Teaching

Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Elementary Education and Teaching
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education

Technology

Management Information Systems, General
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician

Theology

Religion/Religious Studies

Visual Communications

Visual and Performing Arts, General