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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

General Studies



The Department of General Studies offers the Bachelor of Multi-Disciplinary Studies and the Bachelor of University Studies.


Both the Bachelor of Multi-Disciplinary Studies and the Bachelor of University Studies are cross-disciplinary degree programs offered to maximize opportunities for individuals to reach personal goals, meet job requirements, and advance their careers.

The B.M.D.S. degree was created in 2010 to meet the needs of undergraduates who wish to tailor their own degree program to meet their specific educational and career needs.

The B.U.S. degree was created in 2018 for former college students who accumulated over 90 degree-applicable credit hours but discontinued their studies for at least 2 consecutive years without completing a bachelor’s degree. This flexible degree program maximizes previous course credits earned from a student’s previous major(s). The program components were designed primarily for non-traditional students whose work and family responsibilities constrain their ability to complete the requirements of other undergraduate degree programs offered by the University.

The policies and regulations contained in this online University of Mississippi Catalog are in effect for the current or selected semester. The catalog is not a contract, but rather a guide for the convenience of students. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change the fees, rules, and schedules for admission, registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time. Implicit in each student’s enrollment with the university is an agreement to comply with university rules and regulations, which the university may modify to exercise properly its educational responsibility.