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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
Let the music play: MSU faculty member releases new marimba album
A faculty member in Mississippi State’s Department of Music has released a new album, his first recorded entirely on marimba.
May 10, 2021
Blue Iguana Day: MSU biologist brings awareness to endangered species
A Mississippi State University biological sciences faculty member is using Blue Iguana Day on May 8 to bring awareness to the endangered species and…
May 04, 2021