Mississippi House to colleges: Fly flag or lose tax break

March 10, 2017 in Education

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi universities that refuse to fly the Confederate-themed state flag could lose proposed tax breaks, the latest twist in a long battle over a symbol critics […]

Total enrollment rises at Mississippi public universities

September 11, 2015 in Education

(AP) Enrollment at Mississippi’s eight public universities has gone up this fall by the largest percentage since 2011, driven by growth at three of the system’s four largest universities. Total […]

Mississippi universities planning tuition increases averaging 3.2 percent

November 20, 2014 in Education

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — In-state tuition at eight public universities is likely to increase by an average of 3.2 percent this fall, if the College Board approves plans Thursday for […]