Northwest Mississippi Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

4975 Highway 51 North

Senatobia, MS 38668

(601) 562-3200

Fax: (662) 562-3221



Contact: Larry Simpson

Registrar
Main Address

4975 Highway 51 North

Senatobia, MS 38668

(662) 562-3200

www.northwestms.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 7,118

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 2,739

Degree-seeking undergrads: 7,118

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for some technical programs.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agribusiness Operations A
Agricultural Economics A
Animal Sciences A
Dairy Science A
Food Science A
Horticultural Services A
Plant Sciences A
Poultry Science A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Business Administration/Management A
Fashion Merchandising A
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing A
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Management Information Systems A

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A
Journalism A
Public Relations A

Communications Technologies

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

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Computer Programming – General A
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology A

Education

Art Teacher Education A
Business Teacher Education A
Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Family/Consumer Sciences – Education A
Mathematics Education A
Music Teacher Education A
Physical Education A
Sales/Marketing Education A
Science Teacher Education A
Secondary Education A
Social Science Teacher Education A
Social Studies Teacher Education A
Special Education A

Engineering Technologies

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

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance A
Nursing Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Court Reporting A
Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Mechanics & Repair – General C

Precision Production Trades

Woodworking 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.

Northwest Mississippi Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(662) 562-3200
Website:www.northwestms.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.northwestms.edu/index.php/?page_id=14655
Address:4975 Hwy 51 N, Senatobia, MS 38668-1714
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:7,905
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:5,224 (66% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,800
Out-of-state Tuition:$5,200
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:86%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,572

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Northwest Mississippi Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences15
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services48
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services24
Education5
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs522
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians44
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies3
Personal and Culinary Services11
Physical Sciences2
Precision Production32
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts14
Grand total2576

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services47
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total416

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Northwest Mississippi 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$2,800
Out-of-state$5,200
Books and supplies$1,000

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 aid1,17086%
Grant or scholarship aid1,10581%$4,572
Student loan aid23617%$3,189

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,50158%$3,863
Federal student loans1,20815%$4,501

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Northwest Mississippi 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 Northwest Mississippi 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

Northwest Mississippi Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment7,905
Undergraduate enrollment7,905
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

Northwest Mississippi 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
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees

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