The Division of Arts & Sciences supports Mississippi State University – Meridian, which is an extended campus of MSU-Starkville, a public, land-grant University whose mission is to provide access and opportunity to students from all sectors of the state’s diverse population and to offer excellent programs of teaching, research, and service.

The Division of Arts & Sciences offers a range of undergraduate programs that includes the humanities and social and behavioral sciences.

The Division of Arts & Sciences strategically extends its resources and expertise throughout its service area for the benefit of the community, offering access for working and place-bound adult learners through evening, weekend, and online courses.

The division is committed to its tradition of instilling among its students and alumni ideals of diversity, citizenship, leadership, and service through life-long learning.