General Information About Southwest Mississippi Community College
Southwest Mississippi Community College provides academic, career, and continuing education, meeting the diverse needs of the population at a reasonable cost. SMCC provides community services and promotes economic development through consultative and workforce training. Institutional Goals * To provide a two-year college transfer program applicable to a bachelor's degree * To provide career and technical programs leading to employment or skills enhancement. * To provide programs enabling students to overcome specific deficiencies and achieve success. * To provide curricula, instruction, guidance, extracurricular activities, and other support services enhancing student development. * To provide facilities, technology, methodology, and staff sustaining an appropriate environment conducive to learning. * To provide lifelong learning opportunities. * To provide facilities and services supporting cultural, educational, and economic needs. * To publicize offerings of the institution and the opportunities it affords.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.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
Campus Setting Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 65%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 2,679 Native American 7.0 Asian 10.0 African American 1,131.0 Hispanic 7.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,876 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0