The Mississippi State University graduation, deans’ and president’s lists are now available online at http://www.msstate.edu/students/lists. The university publishes these lists for each spring and fall semester for the convenience of the media, friends and family members.
Users can select the list, term and year they would like to view. Data can be further filtered by state of residence and home county. The list also can be sorted by city by clicking on the city/state heading.
Note, some names of students may not appear on these lists as a result of student requests for privacy from publication through the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. For more information, contact the MSU Registrar’s Office at 662-325-2022.
Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the minimum required averages for each, based on a 4.0 scale, include: summa cum laude, 3.80; magna cum laude, 3.60; and cum laude, 3.40.
The academic honors are recorded on the graduates’ diplomas and permanent records, as well as in the commencement program.
Students on the President’s List achieved a 3.80 or better grade-point average, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work with no incomplete grades or grades lower than a C.
Deans’ List students achieved a grade-point average between 3.5 and 3.79, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work with no incomplete grades or grades lower than a C.