Meridian Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

910 Highway 19 North

Meridian, MS 39307-5890

(601) 484-8895

(800) 622-8431

Fax: (601) 484-8838



Contact: Angela Payne

Director of Admissions
Main Address

910 Highway 19 North

Meridian, MS 39307-5890

(601) 483-8241

www.meridiancc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,543

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,614

Setting

Urban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Test scores, recommendations considered for health education applicants.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Management Information Systems A

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A
Communications/Rhetoric A

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A
Computer Programming – General A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing – Practical A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting 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.

Meridian Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(601) 483-8241
Website:www.meridiancc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://banssb2.meridian.mcc.cc.ms.us/prod/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address:910 Hwy 19 N, Meridian, MS 39307-5801
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,598
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,589 (72% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,440
Out-of-state Tuition:$3,740
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:72%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,386

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Meridian Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services43
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
Construction Trades2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields23
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs910
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service42
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians4
Personal and Culinary Services61
Precision Production42
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total4027

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service42
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total64

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Meridian 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$2,440
Out-of-state$3,740
Books and supplies$1,800

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 aid42472%
Grant or scholarship aid42472%$4,386
Student loan aid7112%$2,621

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,24566%$4,193
Federal student loans39812%$3,782

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Meridian 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 Meridian 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

Meridian Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,598
Undergraduate enrollment3,598
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

Meridian 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
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*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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