The journey to your future goes through Southern Miss Gulf Coast!

With Test Drive a Degree you receive a tuition-free scholarship for your class and will be back on the road to completing your bachelor’s degree at Southern Miss.

Enroll for Test Drive if:

  • You have not attended college during the past three years;
  • You have not completed a bachelor’s degree; and
  • You are eligible for admission to Southern Miss.

Move forward on your road to success.  Call today to enroll in Test Drive a Degree!


Dr. Frances Lucas, Vice President for Southern Miss Gulf Coast

Welcome to Test Drive a Degree. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to return to college and finish your bachelor’s degree. Our faculty and staff are eager to assist you.

Shirley Abels, Test Drive

A former Test Drive a Degree student who earned her bachelor's and master's degree at Southern Miss.

Apply for Admission to Test Drive a Degree

You can apply for admission to Southern Miss with a few simple clicks. Start your test drive here.