Mississippi Delta Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

Box 668

Moorhead, MS 38761

(662) 246-6306

Fax: (662) 246-6321

Contact: Joe Ray

Chief Admissions Officer
Main Address

PO Box 668

Moorhead, MS 38761

(662) 246-6322


Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,154


Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Test scores most important. Open admission to vocational programs. Limited admission to health occupations and computer technology curriculum.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Agricultural Economics A
Farm/Ranch Management A
Horticultural Services A

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C

Communications & Journalism

Advertising A
Communications/Rhetoric A

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A
Masonry/Tile Setting C
Power/Electric Transmission C


Art Teacher Education A
Business Teacher Education A
Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Health Teacher Education A
Physical Education A
Secondary Education A
Special Education A
Speech Teacher Education A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family/Consumer Sciences – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Emergency Medical Technology A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Administration A
Predentistry A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forestry – General A


Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General 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.

Mississippi Delta Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (662) 246-6322
Website: www.msdelta.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://mybanner.msdelta.edu/PROD/twbkwbis.P_GenMenu?name=homepage
Address: Hwy 3 and Cherry St, Moorhead, MS 38761
Setting: Town: Remote
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,516
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 929 (37% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,085
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,285
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,080

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

Mississippi Delta Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 55
Architecture and Related Services 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 35
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Construction Trades 21
Education 2
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 25
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 310
History 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 43
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 21
Physical Sciences 1
Precision Production 41
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 2750

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Mississippi Delta 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 $3,085
Out-of-state $5,285
Books and supplies $1,400

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 481 89%
Grant or scholarship aid 481 89% $5,080
Student loan aid 0 0% $0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,927 81% $4,255
Federal student loans 0 0% $0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Mississippi Delta 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 Mississippi Delta 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

Mississippi Delta Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,516
Undergraduate enrollment 2,516
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

Mississippi Delta 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 Hygiene (DH)
  • 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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