Hinds Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

505 East Main Street

P.O. Box 1100

Raymond, MS 39154-1100

(601) 857-3212

(800) 446-3722

Fax: (601) 857-3539

Contact: Ginger Turner

Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

505 East Main Street, PO Box 1100

Raymond, MS 39154-1100

(601) 857-5261


Total undergrads: 10,240

Degree-seeking undergrads: 10,015


Total undergrads: 10,240

Degree-seeking undergrads: 10,015

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for allied health, data processing programs. ACT not required for placement in vocational programs.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agribusiness Operations A
Agriculture – General A
Animal Breeding A
Food Science A
Landscaping A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Fashion Merchandising A
Finance/Banking A
Management Information Systems A,C
Office Management A
Operations Management A
Sales and Distribution A,C
Tourism/Travel Services A

Communications & Journalism

Journalism A

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General A
Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry C
Masonry/Tile Setting C
Power/Electric Transmission C


Business Teacher Education A
Elementary Education A
Physical Education A
Secondary Education A
Trade/Industrial Education A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A
Institutional Food Production A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance A,C
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Laboratory Assistance A
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing – Practical A
Nursing Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology A,C
Veterinarian Assistance A


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A
Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics C
Auto Body Repair C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A


Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

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.

Hinds Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (601) 857-5261
Website: www.hindscc.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.hindscc.edu/apply
Address: 608 Hinds Boulevard, Raymond, MS 39154
Setting: Town: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 11,827
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 7,459 (63% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,450
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,500
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,572

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

Hinds Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Hinds Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 55
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1110
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 33
Construction Trades 42
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 65
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 612
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Legal Professions and Studies 22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 96
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 51
Precision Production 2
Transportation and Materials Moving 22
Visual and Performing Arts 33
Grand total 6358

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Hinds 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 2019-2020
In-state $3,450
Out-of-state $6,500
Books and supplies $1,360

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 2,186 89%
Grant or scholarship aid 2,109 86% $5,572
Student loan aid 1,027 42% $3,856

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 6,788 55% $5,041
Federal student loans 4,135 33% $4,675

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Hinds 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 Hinds Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

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

Hinds Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 11,827
Undergraduate enrollment 11,827
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

Hinds Community College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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