Tougaloo College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

500 West County Line Road

Tougaloo, MS 39174

(601) 977-7765

(888) 424-2566



Contact: Junoesque Jacobs

Director of Admissions
Main Address

500 West County Line Road

Tougaloo, MS 39174

(601) 977-7700

www.tougaloo.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 868

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 237

Degree-seeking undergrads: 862

Setting

Suburban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 96%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 74%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Mathematics/Computer Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Tougaloo College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (601) 977-7700
Website: www.tougaloo.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 500 W County Line Rd, Tougaloo, MS 39174
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 716
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 50%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 716 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $10,861
Out-of-state Tuition: $10,861
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $9,653

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Tougaloo College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Tougaloo College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 2
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 111
History 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 3
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 1191

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Tougaloo College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $10,861
Out-of-state $10,861
Books and supplies $1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $10,611
Out-of-state $10,611

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 152 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 150 99% $9,653
Student loan aid 102 67% $8,322

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 691 95% $9,818
Federal student loans 559 77% $9,680

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Tougaloo College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Tougaloo College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2,020 647 1,373
Percent admitted 100% 62% 75%
Percent admitted who enrolled 6% 7% 6%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Tougaloo College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 716
Undergraduate enrollment 708
Graduate enrollment 8

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Tougaloo College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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