Mississippi College

Founded in 1826, Mississippi College is the oldest institution of higher learning in Mississippi and second oldest Baptist university in the nation.

With more than 80 undergraduate majors, over 50 graduate areas of study, a doctor of jurisprudence, a doctor of education leadership degree and a doctor of professional counseling degree, Mississippi College seeks to be a university recognized for academic excellence and commitment to the cause of Christ.

At A Glance

A graphical overview with facts and figures about what makes Mississippi College unique.

Vision & Mission

Learn about the driving forces that fuel everything that happens at Mississippi College


Learn all about Mississippi College's rich history from our humble beginnings as Hampstead Academy to the thriving university we are today


Discover the storied traditions, some old and some new, that are part of the history and experience of MC.

University Leadership

Get to know the leadership of Mississippi College, including our President, Vice Presidents, and Board of Trustees

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