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At A Glance

LOCATION

The main campus of Alcorn is located in Claiborne County, Mississippi, seven miles west of Lorman, seventeen miles southwest of Port Gibson, and about halfway between Vicksburg, to the north, and Natchez, to the south.The campus in Natchez is home to the School of Nursing and School of Business, and a variety of courses are offered at the Vicksburg location.

ORGANIZATION

Schools offer programs leading to the associate, baccalaureate, master's, specialist, and doctoral degrees.

ENROLLMENT

Nearly 4000 full- and part-time undergraduate and graduate students attend Alcorn State University.

ACTIVITIES

More than 40 clubs and organizations, including student government, student newspaper and yearbook staffs, radio station, honor societies, religious groups, music and theater groups, student council, and special-interest groups.