Alcorn State University

Alcorn State University, a Historically Black College and University, is a comprehensive land-grant institution that celebrates a rich heritage with a diverse student and faculty population. The University emphasizes intellectual development and lifelong learning through the integration of diverse pedagogies, applied and basic research, cultural and professional programs, public service and outreach, while providing access to globally competitive academic and research programs. Alcorn strives to prepare graduates to be well-rounded future leaders of high character and to be successful in the global marketplace of the 21st century.

LATEST NUMBERS AT ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY
Total Students Enrolled:

4,385 in 2011

+14% (2009)

Total Degrees Awarded:

621 in 2011

-1% (2009)

Average Tuition & Fees:

5,247 in 2011

(In-State)

+17% (2009)

5,247 in 2011

(Out-of-State)

+17% (2009)

General Information
Address:

1000 ASU Dr Ste 359

Alcorn State, MS 39096-7500

Contact Information:

(601) 877-6100

www.alcorn.edu

Academic Calendar:

Semester

School Setting:

Rural: Distant

Religious Affiliations:

Not applicable

Admissions & Student Information
Minimum GPA:

3

Acceptance Rate:

36%

Accept Transfer Credits:

Yes

Application Fee:

Not applicable

Open Enrollment:

Yes

Male to Female Enrollment:
Student to Faculty Ratio:
Student Enrollment:
Graduation Rate:

1 - 4 of 4 Programs

Program Name Location Degree Level Test Required Required Credits (Cost Per Unit)
Associate Degree in RN to BSN Online Associate Yes N/A
Nursing–BSN-RN On Line Program Hybrid Bachelor's Yes 39 credits($270 per credit hour)
Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Educator Online Master's Yes 37 credits($317 per credit hour)
Master of Science in Workforce Education Leadership (MSN) Online Master's Yes N/A