3,004
Students
Financial aid thermometer
16,941
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
82
82%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Mississippi College is a Comprehensive institution located in Clinton, MS, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Box 4026
200 South Capitol Street
Clinton, MS  39058-0001
United States
Contact Mr. William Kyle Brantley
Director of Admissions
Email: enrollment-services@mc.edu
Phone: 601-925-7634
Fax: 601-925-3950

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,958
Applied
1,615
Accepted
3,004
Enrolled
82%
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Female Admissions

1,184
Females Applied
980
Females Accepted
83%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

774
Males Applied
635
Males Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.56
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs 2 recommendations
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 24 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

17,000
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Fees

1,026
Full-time student fees
10,300
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Adults
Senior Citizens
Employees
Alumni

Financial Aid

16,941
Avg. Financial Aid Package
17,771
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
7,007
Avg. Loan Aid
8,457
Avg. Grant Aid
12,232
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
70%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
14%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,004
Total undergrad students
6%
International Students
29%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.83%
Black or African American 18.41%
White or Caucasian 65.91%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.53%
Asian 1.9%
Two or more races 1.17%
Other 2.76%

Gender

Male (40.38%)
Female (59.62%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 64%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Welcome Week, Homecoming and Spring Fever Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
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Most popular organizations:
Baptist Student Union, Nenamoosha Social Tribe, Laguna Social Tribe, Civitan Service Club and Shawreth Service Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 2 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 No
Equestrian Sports No No No
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark Division 2 No
Golf No Division 2 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 No
Track And Field No Division 2 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 No
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 No
Softball Checkmark Division 2 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 No
Track And Field No Division 2 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 No

Faculty

433
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 228
Part-time - 205
Male - 232
Female - 201