Mississippi State University, founded in 1878, is one of the largest coeducational public research universities in the United States. The university has various student organizations that offer academic, social, religious, artistic, and community service activities to students. The university offers various research and academic programs to students, including fine arts, construction design, accounting, chemistry, agricultural, engineering, environmental sciences, forestry, business and public administration, oceanography and pharmacy. It has an enrollment of more than 20,000 students, and offers various sports activities, such as football, basketball, baseball, and golf. The amenities offered by the university include recreational and fitness centers, cultural clubs and organizations, and provides housing and dining facilities to students. Mississippi State University has its campus located in Mississippi State, Miss.