Pricing

Ranked #1 Most Affordable Online College in the Nation
Ranked #1 Most Affordable Online College in the Nation

Southern Miss offers you an affordable pathway toward achieving your academic goals. We provide quality courses at a low cost. In addition to being a great value, Southern Miss waives out-of-state tuition for fully online programs. If you need financial aid, or would like to apply for a scholarship, contact The Office of Undergraduate Scholarships for more information.

*The prices below do not include the Online Delivery Fee of $20 per credit hour

Undergraduate Degree

Undergraduate Degree

Full Time
12-19 HOURS

Tuition per Semester:
$4,312

Tuition per Year:
$8,625

Part Time
1-11 HOURS

Tuition per Hour:
$359.59

Tuition per 3-Hour Credit Course:
$1,078.77

Graduate Degree

Graduate Degree

Full Time
9-12 HOURS

Tuition per Semester:
$4,312

Tuition per Year:
$8,624

Part Time
1-8 HOURS

Tuition per Hour:
$479.12

Tuition per 3-Hour Credit Course:
$1,437.36

Fees

The prices above reflect the average annual cost of a degree offered at The University of Southern Mississippi. Additional course fees may apply and are specific to the courses in which you are enrolled. Course fees may include, but are not limited to textbooks, course materials, labs, and proctoring. Additional course fees may apply and range between $20 — $150 per credit hour.

Some online courses require that students take proctored exams and provide a form of photo identification. Acceptable forms of photo identification include a valid state-issued driver’s license, government-issued photo identification, or a Southern Miss identification card. More information about purchasing a Southern Miss identification card is available at the Image Center. For more information about general tuition and fees, please visit Business Services.