Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 548

Perkinston, MS 39573

(601) 928-6333

(866) 735-1122

Fax: (601) 928-6345



Contact: Nichol Armstrong

Director of Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 609

Perkinston, MS 39573

(601) 928-5211

www.mgccc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 9,174

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 2,034

Degree-seeking undergrads: 9,073

Setting

Suburban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: $null

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health occupations programs.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agriculture – General A,C
Aquaculture C
Food Science A,C
Horticulture, Ornamental A,C
Landscaping A,C
Turf Management A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Interior Design A
Music – General A
Sculpture A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A
Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Fashion Merchandising A
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Management Information Systems A
Marketing Management A

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Construction Trades

Carpentry C
Lineworker A
Pipefitting A,C
Power/Electric Transmission A,C

Education

Art Teacher Education A
Business Teacher Education A
Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Mathematics Education A
Science Teacher Education A
Secondary Education A
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels A
Trade/Industrial Education A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A
Drafting and Design Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development C
Institutional Food Production C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science A
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Emergency Medical Technology A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Administration A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Opticianry/Opthalmic Dispensing Services A
Orthotics/Prosthetics A
Prepharmacy A
Respiratory Therapy A
Veterinarian Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Court Reporting A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Fishing/Fisheries A
Forestry – General A

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A
Funeral Direction A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Protection/Safety Technology 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 Gulf Coast Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(866) 735-1122
Website:https://www.mgccc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://prodssb.mgccc.edu/PROD/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address:51 Main Street, Perkinston, MS 39573
Setting:42
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,956
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,588 (51% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,272
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,072
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,980

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Architecture and Related Services1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services67
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services56
Construction Trades42
Education19
Engineering2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields66
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs718
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians43
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services44
Precision Production21
Visual and Performing Arts14
Grand total4673

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services34
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
Education15
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total912

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Mississippi Gulf Coast 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$3,272
Out-of-state$6,072
Books and supplies$860

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 aid1,49390%
Grant or scholarship aid1,42987%$4,980
Student loan aid43426%$4,886

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid6,89674%$4,074
Federal student loans2,30525%$5,821

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Mississippi Gulf Coast 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 Gulf Coast 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

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,956
Undergraduate enrollment8,956
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

Mississippi Gulf Coast 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 Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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