Holmes Community College

Tel: (662)472-2312
5,798 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Holmes Community College serves 5,798 students (67% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the state community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 42%.
Holmes Community College is the only community colleges within Holmes County, MS.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Madison (Madison - 39110) (36.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 250 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
College Holmes Community College (MS) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 250 staff
138 staff

Student Body

The student population of 5,798 has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,798 students 3,029 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students 3,864 students
2,344 students
# Part-Time Students 1,934 students
622 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 562 593
% Asian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
1%
1%
% Black
38%
36%
% White
58%
58%
% Two or more races
1%
1%
% Unknown races
1%
2%
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. 0.52 0.53

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $2,138 is less than the state average of $2,240. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,718 is more than the state average of $4,450. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,138 $2,240
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,718 $4,450
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
92%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 234 students | 36.40 Mi382 Galleria Pkwy Ste 100
    Madison MS  39110
    (601)607-4500
    36.40234
  • Antonelli College-Jackson
    Private for-profit
    374 students | 45.90 Mi2323 Lakeland Drive
    Jackson MS  39232
    (601)362-9991
    45.90374
  • 2,705 students | 47.50 MiHwy 3 and Cherry St
    Moorhead MS  38761
    (662)246-6322
    47.502,705
  • 395 students | 54.90 Mi5841 Ridgewood Rd
    Jackson MS  39211
    (601)977-0960
    54.90395
  • 11,839 students | 57.40 Mi505 East Main Street
    Raymond MS  39154
    (601)857-5261
    57.4011,839
Did You Know?
For Mississippi public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,240 per year for in-state students and $4,450 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,148 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 lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is Virginia College-Jackson. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.