Mississippi College: Ranking & Review

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Clinton
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United States
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World
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19793480
Top 21%

Mississippi College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate39%40%38%
Applicants2,9181,0611,857
Admissions1,139429710
Enrolled undergraduates570223347
Enrolled total (including graduate students)5,0361,8923,144

1,509 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

434 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores69
Percent of students submitting SAT scores12%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
605
Math
575

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores535
Percent of students submitting ACT scores94%
ACT Composite
25
ACT English
27
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $35.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Mississippi College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$32,385$32,385
Off-campus$33,111$33,111
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,610 and other expenses per full academic year.

Mississippi College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,969 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$16,400$16,400
Fees for full-time undergraduates$992$992
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$514$514
Tuition for Full-time graduates$10,584$10,584
Fees for full-time graduates$638$638
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$588$588

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Education6517512252
Biological and Biomedical Sciences51178229
Health Professions and Related Programs66120186
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12638164
Legal Professions and Studies7130137
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies7822100
Psychology313364
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs311142
Visual and Performing Arts211334
Social Sciences24125
English Language and Literature & Letters20525
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service18523
Mathematics and Statistics91221
Physical Sciences12416
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1414
Philosophy and Religious Studies1212
History1111
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services8210
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics99
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies77
Engineering235
Theology and Religious Vocations11
Grand Total6225901751,387

A total of 622 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Mississippi College.

At the master's and doctor's level 765 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate59%46%70%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 60%

General info

Alternative namesMC
Founded1826
MottoVeritas et Virtus
Truth and Virtue
Religious affiliationSouthern Baptist
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff640
Instructional FTE298
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitemc.edu
Address200 South Capitol Street
Clinton, Mississippi, 39058
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population25,000
Phone6019253000
Fax+1 (601) 925 3276

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