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 20% 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 declined by 5% 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 in-state tuition of $2,138 is less than the state average of $2,250. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,718 is more than the state average of $4,500. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,138 $2,250
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,718 $4,500
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91% 93%
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
  • Virginia College-Jackson
    Private for-profit
    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 $2,263 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.