East Mississippi Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Admissions Office

PO Box 158

Scooba, MS 39358

(662) 476-5040

Fax: (662) 476-5038



Contact: Karen Briggs

Director of Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 158

Scooba, MS 39358

(662) 476-5000

www.eastms.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,962

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,108

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,962

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for practical nursing, cosmetology, and funeral service technology.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Banking/Financial Services A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology C
Nursing – Practical C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Transportation & Materials Moving – General C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

East Mississippi Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (662) 476-5000
Website: www.eastms.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://recruiter.eastms.edu/Datatel.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/welcome.aspx
Address: 1512 Kemper Street, Scooba, MS 39358-0158
Setting: Rural: Remote
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,000
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,759 (44% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,440
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,440
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,774

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

East Mississippi Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at East Mississippi Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 5
Architecture and Related Services 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 28
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 3
Construction Trades 32
Education 4
Engineering 3
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 14
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 314
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 2
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 32
Natural Resources and Conservation 3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 4
Personal and Culinary Services 22
Physical Sciences 4
Precision Production 22
Psychology 2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 2
Social Sciences 4
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 1789

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at East Mississippi Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $3,440
Out-of-state $6,440
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 669 96%
Grant or scholarship aid 654 94% $5,774
Student loan aid 256 37% $4,257

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,444 64% $5,387
Federal student loans 1,118 29% $4,459

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for East Mississippi Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled East Mississippi Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

East Mississippi Community College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 4,000
Undergraduate enrollment 4,000
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

East Mississippi Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees

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