Holmes Community College

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School Overview

Holmes Community College offers associates degrees and certificate programs for students at five different campuses in the state of Mississippi. The school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

General Information

Admission Office

Box 398

Goodman, MS 39079

(662) 472-9073
(800) 465-6374

Fax: (662) 472-9152



Contact: Don Burnham

Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

PO Box 369

Goodman, MS 39079

(662) 472-2312

www.holmescc.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,898

Setting

Suburban setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Official high school transcripts must show the date of graduation and be signed by the principal. Applicants for the nursing program are required to have an ACT composite score of 18 or higher, with a score of 17 or higher in math and an 18 or higher in reading. ACT is preferred for placement; however, other tests are available and accepted.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Fashion Merchandising A

Computer & Information Sciences

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

Education

Elementary Education A
Secondary Education A

Engineering

Architectural Engineering A
Electrical/Communications Engineering A
Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forestry – General A

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology 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.

Holmes Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(662) 472-2312
Website:www.holmescc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://bss.holmescc.edu/prod/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address:#1 Hill St, Goodman, MS 39079
Setting:42
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,756
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,906 (50% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,740
Out-of-state Tuition:$5,320
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,586

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Holmes Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services36
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services23
Education4
Engineering5
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields55
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs415
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians44
Natural Resources and Conservation4
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies4
Personal and Culinary Services11
Physical Sciences2
Precision Production31
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts13
Grand total2673

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Holmes Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services26
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services23
Education4
Engineering5
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields55
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs114
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians3
Natural Resources and Conservation4
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies4
Personal and Culinary Services1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total1370

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Holmes 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,740
Out-of-state$5,320
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid85790%
Grant or scholarship aid82787%$4,586
Student loan aid28630%$2,185

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,84166%$3,741
Federal student loans1,06518%$3,926

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Holmes 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 Holmes Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

Holmes Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,756
Undergraduate enrollment5,756
Graduate enrollment0

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

Holmes Community College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

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

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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