Tougaloo College

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world rank  3831

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University Overview

Established in 1869, Tougaloo College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the village of Tougaloo (population range of under 2,500 inhabitants), Mississippi. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Jackson. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Tougaloo College is a very small (EduListing enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. Tougaloo College offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 151 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Founded 1869
Motto Where History Meets the Future
Colours Royal blue and scarlet

University Location

Address 500 W County Line Road
Tougaloo (population range: under 2,500)
39174 Mississippi
United States
T +1 (601) 977 7772
F +1 (601) 977 6165
Other locations Jackson

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 500 West County Line Road
Tougaloo 39174
+1 (601) 977 7772
888 424 2566

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Protestant Christian-Protestant United Church of Christ -

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Tougaloo College's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

Academic Structure


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