3240 Friars Point Rd
Clarksdale, MS 38614
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings
  • Coahoma offers a broad array of programs in the academic, vocational and technical areas, as well as many other opportunities to serve your educational and training needs. Since its inception in 1949, CCC boasts of a highly - qualified faculty that is committed to superior educational standards and dedicated service to our community.

School Highlights

Coahoma Community College serves 1,808 students (76% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,808 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,240
  • Out-state tuition: $3,240
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 95%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Coahoma Community College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 235 teachers has grown by 52% over five years.
Coahoma Community College
(MS) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
235 staff
371 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Coahoma Community College has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
The Coahoma Community College diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,808 students
3,704 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
10:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,379 students
2,593 students
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# Part-Time Students
429 students
1,111 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Coahoma Community College.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of MS.
Total Dormitory Capacity
419 students
791 students
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% Asian
n/a
1%
% Hispanic
n/a
3%
% Black
94%
38%
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% White
5%
53%
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% Two or more races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.11
0.57
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College Completion Rate
31%
36%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$23,200
$30,000
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,240 is less than the state average of $2,428. The in-state tuition has declined by 13% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $3,240 is less than the state average of $4,459. The out-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$2,240
$2,428
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$3,240
$4,459
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Coahoma Community College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of MS by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
99%
92%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Coahoma Community College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in MS by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
21
ACT Math
n/a
21
ACT Writing
n/a
7
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • Coahoma offers a broad array of programs in the academic, vocational and technical areas, as well as many other opportunities to serve your educational and training needs. Since its inception in 1949, CCC boasts of a highly - qualified faculty that is committed to superior educational standards and dedicated service to our community. Life on the Coahoma Community College campus offers students an excellent academic program, opportunities for personal growth, and lasting friendships. Intramural sports are held for both men and women. The Career Development Center is an extensive facility offering students, faculty, staff, and area residents information on a wide range of career-related subjects. Resources available include career references books, materials from professional organizations, job search, resume and interview information. In addition to materials on most careers, the center maintains current information on colleges and universities from throughout the United States including lists of majors, transfer requirements, sources of financial aid and scholarships. The Career Development Center provides career planning and job search assistance throughout the year; assistance is also available in the selection of a college major. Coahoma Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,808 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,240
  • Out-state tuition: $3,240
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 95%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Mississippi public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,428 per year for in-state students and $4,459 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Mississippi community colleges have a diversity score of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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