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Meridian Community College

Meridian, MS 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate33%
Acceptance Rate33%

Meridian Community College Academics

Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Meridian Community College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Meridian Community College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Meridian Community College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted X
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Meridian Community College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Are Required At Meridian Community College?

Meridian Community College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Meridian Community College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Meridian Community College

When choosing a major, Meridian Community College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Meridian Community College.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Double Majoring at Meridian Community College

Meridian Community College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.


Frequently Asked Questions About Meridian Community College


Does Meridian Community College Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Meridian Community College does offer services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Meridian Community College Offer Online Classes?

✅ Meridian Community College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Meridian Community College Give AP Credit?

✅ Meridian Community College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Meridian Community College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Meridian Community College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, and offers a Freshman Honors College. The Freshman Honors college provides a rich curriculum for highly-motivated first-year students.

Does Meridian Community College Require Internships?

❌ Students at Meridian Community College are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Meridian Community College does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.


Additional Information About Meridian Community College


Meridian Community College Library

The main library on campus is the L.O. Todd-Billy C. Beal Learning Resources Center.

Dual Degree Programs at Meridian Community College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Meridian Community College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

ROTC

Does Meridian Community College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Meridian Community College does not have any ROTC programs.

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Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,718

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

33%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,896

Out-of-State

$5,896

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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