EMCC Description

East Mississippi Community College (EMCC) in Scooba, Mississippi offers training in an assortment of technical and medical careers, as well as job-based learning opportunities.

Academics at EMCC include associate’s degrees, diplomas and certificates as well as continuing and adult education options. Degrees and certifications are offered in such fields as Nursing, Carpentry, Hotel and Restaurant Management, Finance, Cosmetology, Emergency Medical Services, Forestry, Funeral Services and Welding.

One of EMCC’s more unique features is the Work-Based Learning (WBL) program. Through partnerships with local businesses, students in this program gain work experience in their field of study while enrolled in school. In addition to providing an opportunity to test a career, students also get input from employers, a chance to network not to mention work experience.

For students who wish to pursue a four-year degree, EMCC also has state university transfer options, some of which may include scholarships.

Other forms of financial aid include grants and loans for eligible students. These and other sources of aid as well as the financial aid application process may be discussed with a financial aid counselor.

Quick Facts about East Mississippi Community College

Region

Southeast

Setting

Rural Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Nickname

EMCC

Website

www.eastms.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$2,450

Out-of-State Tuition

$4,500

Retention Rate

65%

Enrollment

4,176

Year Established

1927

EMCC Students

Total Students
4,176

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
64%
Part-Time
36%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
1%
African American
53%
Caucasian
41%
Unknown and Other
4%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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