Institution Information

Alcorn State University

(601) 877-6100
Additional information about Alcorn State University:
Location: 1000 ASU Dr Ste 359, Alcorn State, Mississippi 39096-7500
FICE Code: 002396
Carnegie Class: Masters Colleges and Universities I
Highest Offering: Masters
Affiliation/Control: Public
Regional Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), Commission on Colleges
Calendar System: Semester
Total Enrollment: 3950
Total Number of Faculty: 169
Total Number of Tenured Faculty: 65
Total Number of Faculty on Tenure Track: 43
Mission Statement: 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.

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