Mississippi College.

Mississippi College

Clinton, MS4 year degree
Acceptance rate

About Mississippi College

Mississippi College (MC) is a private Baptist college in Clinton, Mississippi. Founded in 1826, MC is the second-oldest Baptist-affiliated college in the United States and the oldest college in Mississippi.


  • Offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
  • 3,041 students
  • 0.28 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available
  • www.mc.edu

Notable programs at Mississippi College

Fine Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Fine Arts, Biology, Accounting, Marketing, Finance, Mass Communication and Media Studies, Computer Science, and Mathematics.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

1,139 students out of 2,918 applicants were accepted into Mississippi College. They had an average SAT score of 1229. 12% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 94% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

Undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Mississippi College was $17,392. After taking into account the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for students was $32,385.

Financial aid available at Mississippi College

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

91% of undergraduate students at Mississippi College received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Mississippi College

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Mississippi College was of $9,610 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,300.

Diversity at Mississippi College

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017