A glance at Mississippi universities' total fees and tuition - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

A glance at Mississippi universities' total fees and tuition

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Tuition and fees would rise at Mississippi's eight public universities in fall 2017- under changes approved Thursday by the College Board. Here's a look at tuition and fees for two semesters (fall and spring), as well as the percentage change from the current academic year:

Alcorn State University: $6,878, up 5.1 percent.

Delta State University: $6,859, up 6.9 percent (includes a $60-a-semester facilities fee).

Jackson State University: $7,621, up 5 percent (includes a $50-a-semester facilities fee and $10-a-semester activities fee).

Mississippi State University: $8,318, up 6.9 percent (includes a $50-a-semester facilities charge and a $5-a-semester activities fee).

Mississippi University for Women: $6,614, up 9.1 percent (includes a $50-a-semester facilities fee).

Mississippi Valley State University: $6,422, up 5 percent (includes a $10-a-semester activities fee).

University of Mississippi: $8,300, up 7 percent (includes a $50-a-semester facilities fee and a $5-a-semester activities fee).

University of Mississippi Medical Center: $8,190, up 7.1 percent.

University of Southern Mississippi: $8,218, up 7.3 percent. (includes a $35-a-semester facilities fee and a $20-a-semester activities fee).

Source: Mississippi College Board.

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly