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Representing the highest level of research activity for doctorate-granting institutions, Mississippi State University is designated by the Carnegie Foundation as an R1-Very High Research Activity university. Also a National Science Foundation "Top 100" research university, MSU shelters a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and most prestigious honor society, and values the talents of our distinguished faculty, staff and student scholars. Here, a culture of inclusion is fostered and we're driven each day to make a difference at the local, state, regional, national and global levels.
What's happening with our faculty
MSU lauded for excellent transfer student support with Phi Theta Kappa honor
Mississippi State again is included in Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s Transfer Honor Roll for its friendliness and support of community college…
February 24, 2021
MSU engineering professor receives $515K NSF CAREER award to support additive manufacturing research
A faculty member in Mississippi State’s Bagley College of Engineering will advance her research in additive manufacturing after receiving $515,000…
February 22, 2021