Mississippi Delta Community College

Hwy 3 and Cherry St, Moorhead
MS, 38761
Tel: (662)246-6322
3,113 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Mississippi Delta Community College serves 3,113 students (82% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Mississippi Delta Community College is the only community colleges within Sunflower County, MS.
The nearest community college is Holmes Community College (47.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Mississippi Delta Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 3,113 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,113 students
1,303 students
Mississippi Delta Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,554 students
834 students
Mississippi Delta Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 559 students
1,040 students
Mississippi Delta Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Mississippi Delta Community College sch enrollment Mississippi Delta Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Mississippi Delta Community College Asian (2007-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
Mississippi Delta Community College Hispanic (2008-2010)
% Black
65%
11%
Mississippi Delta Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
34%
66%
Mississippi Delta Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Mississippi Delta Community College sch ethnicity Mississippi Delta Community College 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. 0.46 0.44
Mississippi Delta Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,450 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,058 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,450 $5,890
Mississippi Delta Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,058 $10,050
Mississippi Delta Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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 0.50, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Virginia College-Biloxi. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.