Northwest Mississippi Community College: Review & Facts

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Northwest Mississippi Community College is a large two-year, public school with 7,810 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1915 and is the only school located in Senatobia, Mississippi.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
84
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Northwest Mississippi Community College.

Northwest Mississippi Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 84 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Management, Business, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
61%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Northwest Mississippi Community College is relatively low at 61% (below Mississippi average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
25 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Northwest Mississippi Community College is very low - 25%. About 17% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Northwest Mississippi Community College is reasonable -- 25:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,000
Low
Average tuition charges are low - about $5,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Northwest Mississippi Community 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Northwest Mississippi Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (662) 562-3200 or check Northwest Mississippi Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$1,200
Low
Northwest Mississippi Community College provides a distance learning option 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 Northwest Mississippi Community 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.

Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Northwest Mississippi Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,100 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is low, about $1,200 a year.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Northwest Mississippi Community 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.

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

Based on the college crime numbers, Northwest Mississippi Community College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northwest Mississippi Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northwest Mississippi Community College, 4975 Hwy 51 N, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668-1714, USA
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