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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
New MSU learning garden celebrates local flora, culture in Leflore County
Learning is flourishing in the Mississippi Delta as Mississippi State faculty and Leflore County leaders celebrate the installation of a blues-themed…
May 20, 2022
MSU’s Anthony in The Conversation: Teaching social studies is now ‘more relevant, vital’ than ever
May 19, 2022