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Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Perkinston, MS 2-Year Public
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About Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Overview

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is a public school in the small town setting of Perkinston, MS. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College was founded in 1911 and currently enrolls around 10,074 students a year, which includes 10,074 undergrad students. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College ensures on-campus housing for students. Most students live in off campus housing.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College!

Love music or performing? Join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
In-State Tuition $3,300
Out-of-State $6,600

Is Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" varies. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better idea of what Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College offers and if the school could be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Around 62% of students who start at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College return for their second year of college. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.

Based on this information, how does Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Located?

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is located in the small town setting of Perkinston, MS, less than an hour from New Orleans.

If you are interested in seeing Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Highway 49 to Perkinston, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Gulfport-Biloxi Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College and Perkinston are like without leaving home.

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College Info

PO Box 609 Perkinston, MS 39573

Campus Setting: Small Town

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College ACT Scores

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Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$3,300

In State

$6,600

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,300
$6,600
Fees
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Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is like? There are approximately 10,074 students enrolled at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. 69% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from MS and 4% percent of students are from other states.

69%

Full Time

31%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

10,074

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,300

Out-of-State

$6,600

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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