CCC Description

To receive high quality career and educational opportunities at a two-year institution that serves five counties in the state of Mississippi, check out the Coahoma Community College in Clarksdale, Mississippi. The college is specifically dedicated to educating those in the Bolivar, Coahoma, Quitman, Tallahatchie, and Tunica counties, though admissions do not require you to be from any of these counties.

Whether you’re looking for career preparation and training or an associate’s degree for transfer to a four-year institution, the Coahoma Community College has a program for you.

Vocational training courses include:

  • Cosmetology
  • Culinary Arts
  • Welding
  • Accounting
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Medical Billing

Academics include associate’s degrees in a broad range of disciplines, like:

  • Practical Nursing
  • Nursing
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Polysomnography
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Phlebotomy

Classes are offered during the evening, designed to accommodate working adults’ schedules. These programs are for acquiring new career skills in a short period of time.

Tutoring, health sciences, and career services and placement are available to all students, as are a variety of student clubs and organizations like clubs for aspiring barbers, math and science clubs, and more.

Financial aid is available to eligible students. Some may qualify to earn a second Pell grant if they have received 100% of a first Pell grant, enroll for at least six credits, and plan to complete at least 24 credit hours with passing grades between the fall and end of summer terms.

Quick Facts about Coahoma Community College

Region

Southeast

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$2,040

Out-of-State Tuition

$1,700

Retention Rate

70%

Enrollment

2,263

Year Established

1949

CCC Students

Total Students
2,263

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
89%
Caucasian
2%
Other
9%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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