Mississippi College Graduate Schools

Mississippi College (referred to as MC) is a Private, 4 years school located in Clinton, MS. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Mississippi College is $12,796 in average. The school has 1,910 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,667 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Mississippi College (referred to as MC) is a Private, 4 years school located in Clinton, MS. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1922 - Current).
MC Directory Information
School NameMississippi College (MC)
Address200 South Capitol Street, Clinton, MS 39058
Phone601-925-3000
Webhttps://www.mc.edu
Online Applicationhttps://apply.mc.edu/application
Financial Infohttps://www.mc.edu/offices/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Mississippi College is $12,796 in average. The school has 1,910 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,667 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 157 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 36 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$12,796
Student Population1,910
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs157 graduate programs
(36 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Mississippi College is $12,796 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $670.
Mississippi College offers the alternative tuition plans.
Mississippi College offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)36 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Mississippi College is $12,796. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.85% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$10,584$638
2018-2019$10,962$668
2019-2020$11,250$880
2020-2021$11,610$712
2021-2022$12,060$736
The graduate school tuition & fees of MC is average compared to private graduate schools in Mississippi. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Mississippi graduate tuition is $11,022 (public) / $14,186 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Mississippi College$12,796
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Mississippi Graduate Schools$10,438$12,663
Public$8,238$11,022
Private$14,186
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,675 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Mississippi College. On-campus living costs are increased by 5.77% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $17,162. Off-campus living costs are increased by 4.95% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,610$4,083$10,204$4,215
2018-2019$10,300$4,279$10,714$4,418
2019-2020$10,610$4,402$11,035$4,544
2020-2021$10,950$4,514$11,587$4,765
2021-2022$11,680$4,676$12,167$4,995
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $670 at Mississippi College. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.88% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$588
2018-2019$609
2019-2020$625
2020-2021$645
2021-2022$670

Graduate Programs at MC

Mississippi College offers 80 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 739 students have completed their study at Mississippi College.
Offered Degrees at Mississippi College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree533587
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2034
Doctor's degree - other10111
Post Bachelor's Degree520
Post Master's Degree1947
Total809739
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Mississippi College by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Social Work program with 6 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Biomedical Sciences program with 135 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 116 completers.
Mississippi College offers 80 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 739 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 587 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 111 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 7 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 6 completers-
Public Relations/Image Management2-
Health Communication0-
Sports Communication0-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)4-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Computer Science3-
Education [+] 252 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction78-
Educational Leadership and Administration66$44,100
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration13-
Special Education and Teaching29$40,900
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities34-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services9$44,300
Elementary Education and Teaching9-
Secondary Education and Teaching9-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)3-
Art Teacher Education0-
Business Teacher Education0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0-
Music Teacher Education0-
Social Science Teacher Education2-
Biology Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Engineering (other)0-
Legal Studies [+] 1 completers-
Programs for Foreign Lawyers1-
English Language And Literature [+] 3 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities (other)0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 144 completers$26,200
Biology/Biological Sciences28$26,200
Biomedical Sciences105-
Exercise Physiology11-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 4 completers-
Mathematics4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 11 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management11-
Physical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Chemistry3-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 17 completers-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration13-
Securities Services Administration/Management0-
4-
Social Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Political Science and Government1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 10 completers-
Graphic Design4-
Art/Art Studies3-
Fine/Studio Arts1-
Conducting1-
Keyboard Instruments1-
Music Pedagogy0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 71 completers-
Physician Assistant26-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling9-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor20-
Health Services Administration13-
Medical Informatics3-
Clinical Nurse Leader0-
Business [+] 61 completers-
Business Administration and Management34-
Accounting12-
Accounting and Business/Management7-
Finance6-
Management Information Systems2-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
History (other)0-
Total587
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 16 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration16-
Psychology [+] 18 completers-
Counseling Psychology18-
Total34
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 111 completers-
Law111-
Total111
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer Programming/Programmer0-
Computer Science0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration0-
Securities Services Administration/Management0-
0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Public Relations/Image Management0-
Education [+] 1 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration1-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Legal Studies [+] 2 completers-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal2-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 0 completers-
Pastoral Studies/Counseling0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration0-
Securities Services Administration/Management0-
0-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
Social Work0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Design and Visual Communications0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Medical Informatics0-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Accounting and Business/Management0-
Accounting and Related Services (other)1-
Finance1-
Management Information Systems0-
Total7

Graduate Student Population at MC

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,910 students enrolled into Mississippi College graduate schools where it has total 4,667 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,301 full-time and 609 part-time graduate students. By gender, 630 male and 1,280 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9106301,280
Full-time1,301473828
Part-tme609157452
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,032 White (54.03%), 623 Black/African American (32.62%), 58 Hispanic (3.04%), 88 Asian (4.61%), and 109 students with other races. 41 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9106301,280
American Indian/Native American936
Asian883058
Black/African American623167456
Hispanic581840
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1,032367665
Two More16610
Un-Known432617
Non-resident Alien411328
Mississippi College offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 682 graduate students (35.71% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 137 graduate students (7.17% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,910
Enrolled Online Exclusively682
Enrolled Some Online Courses137
Not in Online Courses1,091

Similar Schools to MC

Compare similar schools to Mississippi College with admission, tuition, and more academic facts.

Blue Mountain College (Blue Mountain) is a Private, 4 years school located in Blue Mountain, MS. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $11,535 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 27 and it offers total 27 graduate programs(3 online programs).
Millsaps College (Millsaps) is a Private, 4 years school located in Jackson, MS. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $24,048 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 43 and it offers total 40 graduate programs.
Board of Trustees-Mississippi State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jackson, MS.
University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) is a Public, 4 years school located in University, MS. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $9,048 for Mississippi residents and $25,892 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,835 and it offers total 172 graduate programs(21 online programs).
Mississippi State University (Mississippi State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Mississippi State, MS. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $8,910 for Mississippi residents and $9,220 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,183 and it offers total 177 graduate programs(17 online programs).
Wesley Biblical Seminary (Wesley Biblical Seminary) is a Private, 4 years school located in Ridgeland, MS. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $17,100 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 158 and it offers total 6 graduate programs(5 online programs).
William Carey University (William Carey) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hattiesburg, MS. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $12,235 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 2,239 and it offers total 88 graduate programs(13 online programs).
Strayer University-Mississippi (Strayer University-Mississippi) is a Private, 4 years school located in Jackson, MS. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $15,135 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 40 and it offers total 32 graduate programs(32 online programs).

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