• Control: Public
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: < 3,000

2019 Recognition Categories

  • Collaborative Governance
  • Confidence in Senior Leadership
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Professional/Career Development
  • Supervisor/Department Chair Relationship
  • Teaching Environment (Faculty Only)
  • Tenure Clarity & Process (Faculty Only)

What makes your college a great place to work?

Presidential Statement

The first publicly chartered university in the nation for women, Mississippi University for Women today offers a quality educational experience to women and men, including diverse learners such as adults and first-generation, online, and international students. The W faculty, staff and students work together to identify possibilities and turn them into realities. We value and enjoy each other, and the beautiful campus where we make this happen.

Employee Comment

I appreciate the people at this institution. [...] There is a sense of excitement that we all work together for The W, and there is a sense of excitement among the alumni.

Vital Statistics


  • Combined Administration and Exempt Staff: 107
  • Fulltime Faculty: 141
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 62
  • Adjunct Count: 74

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $59,944
  • Administration: $89,943
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $42,970
  • Non-exempt Staff: $25,198

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 10
  • Full-time Staff (excluding Faculty): 13
  • 7 Years Recognized
  • 7 Years of Honor Roll

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