N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,621

Avg.Financial Aid

002436

FAFSA Code

About Southwest Mississippi Community College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,025

Website

www.smcc.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

A public university by the name of Southwest Mississippi Community College is located in Summit, MS. In 1908, Southwest Mississippi Community College was founded. The university believes in imparting quality education and giving back to society. In the same light, Southwest Mississippi Community College has a motto of "Opportunities for a Lifetime". Across all the courses offered at Southwest Mississippi Community College, the enrolment stands at 2,128. The school has an academic staff of 92 who teach various courses to the students. At Southwest Mississippi Community College, around 80% of the students are 24 and under. Talking about gender distribution at SMCC, around 61% of the students are females and 39% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including Jarrod Dyson, Woodie Assaf, Glover Quin, and Billy Milner in its 112 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. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, SMCC offers around 51 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by NLN (National League for Nursing), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact

Address

1156 College Dr

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6012762000
Fax: 6012763888
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. It is said that the more information that a prospective student has about a college, the better it is. The ranking of a college helps a student overcome the confusion of which university/college is right for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student can assess the college chosen by them on various grounds 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 should be noted that Southwest Mississippi Community College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking of these two 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. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Southwest Mississippi Community College. It is a non-refundable amount. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Southwest Mississippi Community College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. 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 1156 College Dr, Summit, Mississippi 39666-0000. They can also call them at (601) 276-2000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$5,201

Average Annual Cost

$2,880

Books And Supplies

$400

Other Fees

$400

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

$3,750

Budget For Other Expenses

$4,200

Total One Year Cost

$11,630

Before applying to SMCC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $13,880 per year. 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

24:1

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

64%

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

25%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

33%

Male Professors

67%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

192 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

72 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

51 Graduates

Mining and Petroleum Technologies/T...

25 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

24 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

17 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

16 Graduates

Marketing

14 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

13 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

12 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

12 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

12 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

9 Graduates

Ground Transportation

8 Graduates

Carpenters

7 Graduates

Quality Control and Safety Technolo...

7 Graduates

Somatic Bodywork and Related Therap...

7 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

5 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

3 Graduates

Plumbing and Related Water Supply S...

3 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,025

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

58%

Full-time

79%

Part-time

21%

Students Gender

Male

38%

US National: 44%

Female

62%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

54% White

1% Unknown

42% Black

2% Hispanic

1% 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

0%

Unknown Location

8%

Out Of State

92%

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

$35,316 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

N/A

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

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by SMCC. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $3,900 per year for living on campus. At Southwest Mississippi Community College, students are offered well-cooked food keeping in mind their health and nutritional requirements. Additionally, the college offers a wide assortment of dining and meal options to the students. 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. The number of female and male students at the college are 39% and 61%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$21,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$24,800/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.

95%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,621

Students Receiving Federal Grants

72%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,461

Students Receiving State Aid

23%

Average Aid Per Year

$616

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,638

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,593

$30K - $48K

$6,077

$48K - $75K

$4,609

The financial aid department of Southwest 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 financial aid at Southwest Mississippi Community College is around $2,734 and the federal grant is $6,208. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $622 as well as institutional aid worth $2,734.

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