Pearl River Community College

Poplarville, MS
University Website: www.prcc.edu
Apply Online: www.prcc.edu/admappl.php
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Pearl River Community College is a public community college in Poplarville, Mississippi, USA. It was founded as Pearl River County Agricultural High School in 1909, then became the first junior college in Mississippi in 1921.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $4,398.00 avg tuition

101 Hwy 11 N
Poplarville, MS 39470
(601) 403-1000

Apply online Admissions:
www.prcc.edu/welcomeweb/index.html
Financial Aid:
www.prcc.edu/finaid/2002-03/index..

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
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Pearl River Community College

Statistics:
Applied 3,265
Admitted 2,913 89%
Enrolled total 2,753
Full Time: 2,054
Part Time 699
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 20 21
ACT English 20 21
ACT Math 20 21
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 49%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Do not know
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Pearl River Community College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,000.00 $2,000.00 $4,398.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $180.00 $180.00 $180.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $100.00 $100.00 $200.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $3,900.00 $3,000.00 $500.00
Other Expenses $300.00 $500.00 $500.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $500.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 68%
Percent receiving grant aid 66%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,364.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 21%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,242.00

Pearl River Community College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry X
Finance, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Instrumentation Technology/Technician X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Care and Support Services Management X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant X
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary X
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X

Scholarships for Students in Mississippi

Name Amount Deadline
Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award $2,000 January 21, 2017
SETC Secondary School Scholarship $1,000 January 15, 2017
Polly Holliday Award $1,000 January 28, 2017
Mississippi Scholarship - ARRL $500 January 31, 2017
Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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