General Information About Northwest Mississippi Community College
The mission of Northwest Mississippi Community College is to provide the students of its eleven-county district and beyond with opportunities for obtaining affordable quality education to meet their diverse needs. The comprehensive community and technical college offers students educational experiences through traditional campus-based and distance learning opportunities. Northwest is committed to achieving the following goals: to promote excellence in educational programs; to maintain quality educational support services; to continue responsive administrative processes; to ensure efficient use of financial and physical resources; and to assure institutional effectiveness.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Rural: Fringe
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $1,700 Room & Board Charge $3,050 Books & Supplies Cost $1,100 Dorm Capacity 1,061
Total Financial Aid Amounts Issued Pell Grants $10,578,149 Other Federal Grants $1,088,349 Scholarships & Fellowships $13,391,082 Discount Applied to Tuition/Fee $5,747,297 Average Grant Dollars Issued $200,200 Avg. Scholarship and Fellowships $6,695,541
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 10,097 Native American 8 Asian 51 African American 3,230 Hispanic 78 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 6,683 Enrolled FullTime Graduates