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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
IHL recognizes two Mississippi State faculty during annual Diversity Awards program
Two Mississippi State faculty members were honored this week during the Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning’s…
February 21, 2020
Celebrating Black History: MSU Libraries to digitize records of enslaved Mississippians for the first time
Mississippi State University Libraries is helping create the state’s first institutionally supported digital database, intended to give greater…
February 18, 2020