Mississippi College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Mississippi College is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 5,040 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1826 and is the only school located in Clinton, Mississippi.

Mississippi College is affiliated with Southern Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
69
Fair
Mississippi College will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Mississippi College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 69 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Education, Medical, Psychology, and Law. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
79%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Mississippi College is fair at 79% (well above Mississippi average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Mississippi College is below average - 54%. About 40% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Mississippi College is pretty decent - 15:1. Learn more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,200
High
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - $15,300 per year. The additional fees at Mississippi College not covered by tuition are approximately $900; which comes to $16,200 per academic year.

Read the details about Mississippi College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
82%
Easy
According to government data, 1,958 applications were submitted and 1,615 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Mississippi College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Mississippi College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Mississippi College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Mississippi College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 2,000 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Mississippi College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Mississippi College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Mississippi College Location and Maps



Post Address: Mississippi College, 200 South Capitol Street, Clinton, Mississippi 39058, USA
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