At Mississippi Valley State University (MVSU), we recognize the academic program as the core service of the University. From its conception, this institution has focused on the educational needs of the Mississippi Delta and the region. At the cornerstone of this focus is a commitment to academic excellence and high quality instruction in contextually salient disciplines. As a Carnegie Classified Master's University, MVSU provides comprehensive undergraduate and graduate programs in education, arts and sciences, and professional studies. The academic programs are designed to positively impact the quality of life and provide extraordinary educational opportunities for the Mississippi Delta and beyond.MVSU’s academic program is delivered by a cadre of highly qualified faculty members who serve as experts of the curriculum and instruction of their disciplines. All academic programs are complemented in several ways programs for high school students, online and extended education courses and other academic support services.