Mississippi Colleges, universities and schools: A directory of information on Mississippi schools that can help you decide which Mississippi schools are of most interest to you. The schools listed here offer a broad range of programs. Mississippi is named for the Mississippi river, a name which is a derivative of its original Indian name of Messipi. The capital of Mississippi is Jackson, which is also the largest city in the state. Mississippi offers many attractions such as riverboat gaming, the casinos and nightlife of Tunica, and Gulf coast beaches.
The schools listed here are fully accredited or government licensed. Please check with the college or school in which you are interested to check their accreditation or licensing status. In addition, these schools listed here offer financial aid and job placement assistance. Note that classes from online schools can be taken in Mississippi as well. Please see the list of schools here, or pick a degree category or degree sub-category.