Antonelli College-Hattiesburg

Tel: (601)583-4100
209 students
Private for-profit
Programs offered at the college includes Accounting, Business Office Applications, Legal Assisting, Technical and Network Support, Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, Medical Coding, Medical Transcription and Diploma Programs.
School Highlights
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg serves 209 students (99% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg is the only community colleges within Forrest County, MS.
The nearest community college is Jones County Junior College (18.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
College Antonelli College-Hattiesburg (MS) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 17 staff 138 staff

Student Body

The student population of 209 has declined by 51% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 209 students 3,029 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 12:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students 206 students 2,344 students
# Part-Time Students 3 students 622 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Hispanic
2%
1%
% Black
55%
36%
% White
40%
58%
% Hawaiian
2%
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Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.54 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $23,250 is more than the state average of $2,250. The in-state tuition has grown by 56% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $23,250 is more than the state average of $4,500. The out-state tuition has grown by 56% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $23,250 $2,250
Out-State Tuition Fees $23,250 $4,500
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99% 93%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The College began as the Gebhardt Art School in 1947 with a philosophy of educating the total artist, based on the fundamentals of craftsmanship. In the mid-1970s, the College was renamed the Ohio Visual Art Institute, and in 1982 it became Antonelli College. During the 1990s, academic programs were added in Business Office Technology. Since January 1996, additional locations in Jackson and Hattiesburg, Mississippi have been opened, with an added emphasis in the medical field. These branch campuses have continued the long-standing tradition of quality career education. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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Did You Know?
For Mississippi public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,263 per year for in-state students and $4,258 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,237 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Mississippi community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.53, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is Virginia College-Jackson. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.