Top education website recognizes MSU among ‘Top College Communicators’

Mississippi State is being cited as one of this year’s top communicators among four-year institutions for having memorable recruitment messages that stand out to prospective students.

Data science and technology platform Encoura, which provides custom technology solutions that combine thought leadership research, data science, strategic enrollment services and multi-channel marketing to serve over 2,000 higher education institutions, is sharing results from its student sentiment research project. The study looks at “college search behaviors and institutional outreach perceptions of college-bound high school sophomores, juniors and seniors.” Participants were asked a short series of questions, and their responses provide detailed insights into exemplary college communicators.

The article noted respondents feel that MSU motivates students to pursue their dreams. “With eye-catching visuals and a vibrant campus community, the institution emphasizes the transformative impact on students’ lives during their time there, allowing even sophomore prospective students to envision their bright futures on campus.”

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Mississippi State University is a comprehensive, doctoral-degree-granting university offering a wide range of opportunities and challenges for learning and growth to a diverse and capable student body of approximately 23,000 students. Among the National Science Foundation’s Top 100 research universities, MSU provides access and opportunity to students from all sectors, 49 states and more than 80 other countries. As a land-grant institution, MSU is committed to sharing knowledge and expertise throughout the state of Mississippi, which includes a presence in each of the state’s 82 counties.

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