Antonelli College-Hattiesburg

Tel: (601)583-4100
332 students
Private for-profit

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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 332 students (96% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg is the only community colleges within Forrest County, MS.
The nearest community college is Jones County Junior College (18.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg 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

Student Body

The student population of 332 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
332 students
1,287 students
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
318 students
832 students
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 14 students
1,021 students
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg sch enrollment Antonelli College-Hattiesburg sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
63%
12%
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Black (2006-2012)
% White
35%
66%
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg sch ethnicity Antonelli College-Hattiesburg sta ethnicity
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. 0.48 0.45
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $23,250 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 120% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $23,250 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 120% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $23,250 $5,890
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $23,250 $10,050
Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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