N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,579

Avg.Financial Aid

002416

FAFSA Code

About Mississippi Delta Community College (MDCC)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,373

Website

www.msdelta.edu/

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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

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).

Location & Contact

Address

Hwy 3 and Cherry St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6622466322
Fax: 6622466321
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Rankings

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.

Admissions

The admission to Mississippi Delta Community College is fairly easy and the students can 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 Mississippi Delta 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. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at Hwy 3 and Cherry St, Moorhead, Mississippi 38761. To gather more information, they can call them at (662) 246-6322.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$3,240

Average Annual Cost

$3,000

Books And Supplies

$1,400

Other Fees

$30

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

$3,020

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,700

Total One Year Cost

$9,150

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.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

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

61%

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

45%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

35%

Male Professors

65%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

187 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

36 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

30 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

28 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

27 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

19 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

14 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

12 Graduates

Mason/Masonry

10 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

10 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

10 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

9 Graduates

Agricultural Production Operations

8 Graduates

Ground Transportation

8 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

7 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

7 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

7 Graduates

Biology, General

6 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

6 Graduates

Computer Science

5 Graduates

Engineering, General

5 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

4 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

4 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

4 Graduates

History

3 Graduates

Plant Sciences

3 Graduates

Chemistry

3 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

3 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

2 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

2 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,373

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

70%

Full-time

73%

Part-time

27%

Students Gender

Male

37%

US National: 44%

Female

63%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

28% White

3% Unknown

67% Black

2% Hispanic

0% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

0% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

2%

Out Of State

97%

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

$34,158 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

$1,020/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

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

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.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$19,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$22,100/year

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.

N/A - N/A

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.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,579

Students Receiving Federal Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,779

Students Receiving State Aid

12%

Average Aid Per Year

$425

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

58%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,274

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,511

$30K - $48K

$4,748

$48K - $75K

$3,111

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.

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