N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,774

Avg.Financial Aid

002405

FAFSA Code

About East Mississippi Community College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

4,000

Website

www.eastms.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

East Mississippi Community College is a public university located in Scooba, MS. It was in 1927 when the East Mississippi Community College was founded. Red, black and white are the official colors of the East Mississippi Community College. Across all the courses offered at East Mississippi Community College, the enrolment stands at 3,832. The school has a total of 182 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Around 86% of the students are 24 and under at East Mississippi Community College. Shedding some light on gender distribution at EMCC, around 57% of the students are females and 43% are males. In its 93 years of existence, EMCC has produced several known personalities like Chad Kelly, LeGarrette Blount, John Franklin III, and Antowain Smith. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. At EMCC, 186 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact

Address

1512 Kemper Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6624765000
Fax:
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The ranking of a college is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a college is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that East Mississippi Community College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

FALSE

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. To improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at East Mississippi Community College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students getting admission is not available. It can be inferred that this is not an important admission criterion. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 1512 Kemper Street, Scooba, Mississippi 39358-0158, or call (662) 476-5000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$6,787

Average Annual Cost

$3,200

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$240

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$4,650

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,565

Total One Year Cost

$12,855

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to EMCC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $15,658. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

19:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

67%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

71%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

48%

Male Professors

52%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

216 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

146 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

75 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

67 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

65 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

53 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

45 Graduates

Engineering, General

39 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

37 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

36 Graduates

Psychology, General

34 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

29 Graduates

Marketing

25 Graduates

Biology, General

24 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

24 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

24 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

22 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

21 Graduates

Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintena...

20 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

20 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

17 Graduates

Social Work

16 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

15 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

13 Graduates

Forestry

11 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

10 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

10 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

9 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

9 Graduates

Agriculture, General

8 Graduates

Animal Sciences

8 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

8 Graduates

Electromechanical Instrumentation a...

8 Graduates

Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences,...

8 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

7 Graduates

Music

7 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

6 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

6 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

6 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

5 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

5 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

5 Graduates

Funeral Service and Mortuary Scienc...

5 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Architecture

4 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

4 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

4 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

4 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

3 Graduates

Carpenters

3 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

3 Graduates

Ground Transportation

3 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

3 Graduates

Ophthalmic and Optometric Support S...

3 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

2 Graduates

International Business

2 Graduates

Journalism

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Political Science and Government

2 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

2 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

1 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

1 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

1 Graduates

Economics

1 Graduates

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human...

1 Graduates

Legal Support Services

1 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

1 Graduates

Public Administration and Social Se...

1 Graduates

Sociology

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

4,000

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

53%

Full-time

59%

Part-time

41%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

44% White

3% Unknown

48% Black

2% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

7%

Out Of State

93%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$39,271 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$2,350/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Lions

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

123

Total Female Athletes

35

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Football

Rodeo

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Rodeo

Softball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by EMCC. At EMCC, $4,850 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. East Mississippi Community College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at EMCC costs around $2,300 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 43% male and 57% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$21,200/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$24,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$5,758

$11,062

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$60 - 115

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

94%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,774

Students Receiving Federal Grants

68%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,685

Students Receiving State Aid

26%

Average Aid Per Year

$610

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

47%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,917

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,895

$30K - $48K

$6,678

$48K - $75K

$4,175

$75K - $110K

$1,944

> $110K

$2,430

The financial aid department of East Mississippi Community College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,809, whereas the financial aid is $3,498. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $591 and institutional aid worth $3,498.

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