Mississippi College, affiliated with the Mississippi Baptist Convention, is a private, co-educational, Christian university of liberal arts and sciences serving nearly 5,000 students from 39 states and 23 countries.
Our vision is to be known as a university recognized for academic excellence and commitment to the cause of Christ.
Mississippi College was founded in 1826 and is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of Mississippi. As a Christian institution, Mississippi College values the integration of faith and learning throughout the educational process and stimulates the intellectual development of its students through the liberal arts and sciences and concentrated study in specialized fields, including pre-professional and professional programs. In addition, MC promotes the spiritual, social, emotional and physical development of its students and encourages them to utilize their skills, talents and abilities as they pursue meaningful careers, lifelong learning, and service to God and others.