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About Northwest Mississippi Community College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private


2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College




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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?


Northwest Mississippi Community College, which is located in Senatobia, MS is a public university. The university covers an area of acres. Northwest Mississippi Community College was founded in the year 1927. Taking into account all the courses offered at Northwest Mississippi Community College, the total enrolment stands at 7,537. The school has an academic staff of 468 who teach various courses to the students. Around 85% of the students are 24 and under at Northwest Mississippi Community College. Shedding some light on gender distribution at NMCC, around 60% of the students are females and 40% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including Gardner Minshew, Cortez Kennedy, Ricky Blake, and Donald Hawkins in its 93 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. A total of 72 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ABFSE (American Board of Funeral Service Education, Inc.), CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care), and, SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact


4975 Hwy 51 N


Email: N/A
Phone: 6625623200
Fax: 6625605242
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As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. When it comes to the ranking of a college or any educational institution, the more information a student has, the better. The ranking of a college helps a student in many ways. It helps them overcome the confusion of which university/college is good for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student assesses their chosen college on various factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it is to be noted that Northwest Mississippi Community College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these two publications.


The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. It can be concluded that scoring high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT is not an important criterion for Northwest Mississippi Community College, as the average SAT or ACT score of students is not available publicly. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 4975 Hwy 51 N, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668-1714. They can also call them at (662) 562-3200.

Annual Cost to Attend

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


Average Annual Cost


Books And Supplies


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


Budget For Other Expenses


Total One Year 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 NMCC. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $16,563. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.


Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio


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


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


Academic Calendar


Research Funding per Student


Faculty Overview


Male Professors


Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad


Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

488 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

158 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

115 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

70 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

60 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

45 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

41 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

40 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

36 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

31 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

30 Graduates

Social Work

23 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

22 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

18 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

18 Graduates

Legal Support Services

17 Graduates

Electrical/Electronics Maintenance...

15 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

15 Graduates

Ground Transportation

12 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

11 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

11 Graduates

Psychology, General

9 Graduates

Agricultural Mechanization

9 Graduates

Civil Engineering Technologies/Tech...

9 Graduates


8 Graduates

Computer Programming

7 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

6 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

5 Graduates

Biology, General

5 Graduates

Funeral Service and Mortuary Scienc...

5 Graduates

Precision Production, Other

4 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

4 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

3 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

3 Graduates


3 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

2 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

2 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

2 Graduates


2 Graduates

Animal Sciences

1 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

1 Graduates

Computer Science

1 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

1 Graduates

Engineering, General

1 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

1 Graduates


Student Body

Undergraduate Students


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






Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%




61% White

3% Unknown

29% Black

4% 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



Unknown Location


Out Of State


In State



Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$48,010 per year

Campus Life


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

On Campus Housing Available


Freshmen Required to Live on Campus


Freshmen Live on Campus


Undergrads in College Housing


Averege Housing Cost


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


Average Meal Plan Available



Division Sports Nickname


School Colors


Varsity Athletics Association


Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes


Total Female Athletes


Intramural Sports


Sports Club


Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol


Campus Emergency Phones


24-Hour Escort Safety rides


Mobile Campus Emergency Alert


On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At NMCC, $3,500 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Northwest Mississippi Community College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at NMCC costs around $2,000 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 24-hr escort safety rides. There are around 40% male and 60% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation


Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation


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




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.

$31 - 119

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.


Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving Federal Grants


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Students Receiving State Aid


Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving Institutional Grants


Average Aid Per Year


Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.


Average Amount

< $30K


$30K - $48K


$48K - $75K


$75K - $110K


> $110K


As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at NMCC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,967, whereas the financial aid is $1,913. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $831, while the institutional aid is $1,913.

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