About Mississippi Delta Community College (MDCC)
On Campus Housing
Mississippi Delta Community College is a public university located in Moorhead, MS. It was in 1927 when the Mississippi Delta Community College was founded. Red and gray are the official colors of the Mississippi Delta Community College. Taking into account all the courses offered at Mississippi Delta Community College, the total enrolment stands at 2,516. The school has a total of 139 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. There are around 66% of the students who are females and 34% are males at Mississippi Delta Community College. At MDCC, around 87% of the students are 24 and under. In its 93 years of existence, MDCC has produced several known personalities like Juran Bolden, Anthony Harris, Greg Williams, and Viola B. Sanders. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, MDCC offers around 129 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs), NLN (National League for Nursing), and, SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).
Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. 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 Mississippi Delta Community College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to MDCC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $10,435 per year. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$34,158 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At MDCC, $3,100 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Mississippi Delta Community College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at MDCC costs around $2,000 per year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The college has enrolled around 34% male and 66% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
The financial aid department of Mississippi Delta 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. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,400, whereas the financial aid is $1,388. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $448, while the institutional aid is $1,388.