Where Knowledge and Character Matter ®


Challenge Your Mind

Take the years of academic excellence plus innovative and constantly updated programs. The result is Alcorn — your opportunity for a rigorous education that prepares you to be a leader for tomorrow. We invite you to explore our exceptional schools and dozens of highly regarded academic programs. Talk with us about the ones that spark your curiosity, your intellect, your creativity. Find out why Alcorn's undergraduate and graduate programs are attracting more students than ever before…and launch your own future.

Learn more about Alcorn State University Schools

School of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

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Choose America’s first black land-grant institution for a strong tradition in Agriculture, Research, Extension, and Applied Sciences.

School of Business

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Be competitive in the global marketplace. Our business programs prime you for success and leadership as an entrepreneur, professional, or manager.

School of Nursing


Study nursing at a school that values both the science and the art of the profession, combining technical, practical knowledge with compassion.

School of Arts and Sciences

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Challenge yourself with a degree program built on core courses in the liberal arts and sciences…reaching higher than you thought possible through curiosity and critical thinking.

School of Education and Psychology

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Prepare to spark learning for the next generation through an undergraduate or graduate degree, or lay the groundwork for advanced studies in psychology and related fields.

Graduate Studies

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Advance your training, your research, and your career with an exceptional graduate program in one of our schools.