Mississippi College

Clinton, MS

Regional Universities South


#27

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A private institution founded in 1826, Mississippi College resides on 75 suburban acres in Clinton, Mississippi. The school is affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention and values the integration of faith and learning throughout the educational process. Mississippi College is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state and second oldest Baptist university in the nation.

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Quick Facts


MC Box 4001
Clinton, MS 39058
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1826

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
rolling application deadline
63% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
4% Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$16,114 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: No
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Computer and information sciences, general, Computer science, Elementary education and teaching, Art teacher education, Business teacher education, English/language arts teacher education, Music teacher education, Physical education teaching and coaching, Social studies teacher education, Biology teacher education, Chemistry teacher education, Engineering physics/applied physics, Language interpretation and translation, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics, other, Legal assistant/paralegal, English language and literature, general, Writing, general, General literature, Biology/biological sciences, general, Biomedical sciences, general, Biochemistry, Mathematics, general, International/global studies, Kinesiology and exercise science, Christian studies, Religious/sacred music, Chemistry, general, Chemical physics, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Criminal justice/law enforcement administration, Social work, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Interior design, Graphic design, Fine/studio arts, general, Music, general, Music theory and composition, Keyboard instruments, Voice and opera, Registered nursing/registered nurse, Business administration and management, general, Accounting, Finance, general, Marketing/marketing management, general, History, general, Communication and media studies, Speech communication and rhetoric, Mass communication/media studies, Journalism, Public relations/image management, Sports communication

Minors Offered

Computer science, Teaching english as a second or foreign language/esl language instructor, Engineering physics/applied physics, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Legal assistant/paralegal, Writing, general, General literature, Biology/biological sciences, general, Biochemistry, Mathematics, general, International/global studies, Kinesiology and exercise science, Christian studies, Chemistry, general, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Criminal justice/law enforcement administration, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Interior design, Fine/studio arts, general, Music, general, Business administration and management, general, Accounting, Finance, general, Marketing/marketing management, general, Speech communication and rhetoric

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 2,984
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 2,659
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 283

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
Remedial learning services offered: math, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, personal, psychological, religious
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, tennis, track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 25 34 1
Motor vehicle theft 1 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 21 32 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter
Negligent manslaughter
Sex offenses - Forcible
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)
Robbery
Aggravated assault
Burglary
Motor vehicle theft
Arson
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 3 1 0
Liquor law violations 0 1 1
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 1 1 0
Liquor law violations 0 1 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession
Drug law violations
Liquor law violations

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.