Top Harrison County Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in Harrison County, Mississippi, serving 559 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 10:1.

Top Harrison County Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • Blue Cliff College-Gulfport
    Private, for profit
    12251 Bernard Pkwy
    Gulfport MS  39503
    (228)896-9727

    178 students
  • 920 Cedar Lake Rd-Ste C
    Biloxi MS  39532
    (228)546-9100

    381 students
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