Mississippi College

Clinton, Mississippi

Mississippi College Overview

Student population

Address200 South Capitol Street
Clinton, MS
School Websitewww.mc.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Mississippi College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Clinton, Mississippi that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,216 students applied to Mississippi College. Of those students, 851 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Mississippi College was $17,000, in addition to fees of $1,026. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Mississippi College.

Mississippi College has a 53% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Mississippi College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARecommended
Applicants admitted

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The Mississippi College acceptance rate is 38%. To put this into perspective, 851 of the 2,216 students who applied to Mississippi College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Mississippi College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Mississippi College had an SAT score between the range of 1,030 and 1,236. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Mississippi College was between 21 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Mississippi College as part of their application.

Mississippi College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Mississippi College, the tuition for in-state residents is $17,000. Combined with fees of $1,026, room and board costs of $10,300, other expenses of $4,279 and the $1,400 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $18,026 in tuition.

Students at Mississippi College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Mississippi College was $4,608 last year, with 32% of students being awarded federal aid.

Mississippi College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio15:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Mississippi College.

Mississippi College has a good gender split, with 62% of undergraduates being female and 38% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Mississippi residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside in Mississippi. However, 42% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Mississippi College is 15:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Mississippi College Popular Majors and Programs

BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
EDUCATION
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PSYCHOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES

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