Rust College

Holly Springs, Mississippi

Rust College Overview

Student population

Address150 Rust Avenue
Holly Springs, MS
School Websitewww.rustcollege.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Rust College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Holly Springs, Mississippi that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 5,558 students applied to Rust College. Of those students, 2,958 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Rust College was $9,900. 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 Rust College.

Rust College has a 30% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Rust College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

%

The Rust College acceptance rate is 53%. To put this into perspective, 2,958 of the 5,558 students who applied to Rust College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Rust College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Rust College had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Rust College was between NaN and NaN in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Rust College as part of their application.

Rust College Cost

In-State resident tuition

$

Books and Supplies$
Room and Board$
Budget for Other Expenses$
Total one year cost$
Out of State Tuition

$

Books and Supplies$
Room and Board$
Budget for Other Expenses$
Total one year cost$
Average Federal Aid$
Percentage Awarded Federal Aid%

Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Rust College, the tuition for in-state residents is $9,900. Combined with fees of $0, room and board costs of $4,300, other expenses of $2,250 and the $250 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 $9,900 in tuition.

Students at Rust College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Rust College was $4,823 last year, with 95% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Rust College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio19:1

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

Rust College has a good gender split, with 59% of undergraduates being female and 41% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 64% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 34% of students come from in-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Rust College is 19:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Rust College Popular Majors and Programs

BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
EDUCATION
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
SOCIAL SCIENCES
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS

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