Mississippi State University


Mississippi State University is a comprehensive, doctoral degree-granting institution with a nationally and internationally diverse student body. At Mississippi State University, we believe in getting personal. Our university provides the academic, leadership, and social opportunities to help each person excel. Your success—in whatever field of study or career goal—is our success. We take that mission seriously. Here, faculty, staff and students share a common goal: to make the Mississippi State University experience a lifetime opportunity.

Consistent with MSU’s ongoing legacy as one of the nation’s preeminent land-grant institutions, MSU researchers use a multi-disciplinary approach to solve critical issues for Mississippi and beyond. The mission of the Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED) is to foster research that drives innovation and create opportunities in our state and region and across the globe. ORED carries out this mission by providing support to the faculty, staff, and students whose research leads to increasing knowledge to solve complex problems and engages and through strategic economic development on a local, statewide, and global level.


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