Meridian Community College
Meridian, MS 39307
Meridian Community College is one of the 15 public 2-year colleges in Mississippi. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Meridian. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 28% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Meridian Community College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $2,700, and fees were $264. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,780 and $264 respectively.
|Campus LocaleRemote Town|
|Student to Faculty Ratio18:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1942 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1978 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
06/01/1984 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$150/credit|
|In State Students||$150/credit|
|Out of State Students||$177/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 89% of Meridian Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||4%||$985|
|State Grant & Scholarships||29%||$562|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||42%||$2,099|
|Federal Student Loans||13%||$2,584|
$5,846Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$5,528|
|$30,001 to $48,000$5,264|
|$48,001 to $75,000$7,488|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Mississippi state board of nursing.