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MC Highlights 2024

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Year of establishment1826
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Accepted Exams
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Faculty/Student Ratio16
Scholarships7
No.of Campuses1
Accommodation expenses6060 USD for 2 sharing (UG),9460 USD for 1 sharing (PG)
Meal expenses4900 USD (UG)
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Q:   How many schools does Mississippi College have?

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Mississippi College courses are available in 80+ undergraduate,  50+ graduate, and 2 doctoral programs through its seven schools, namely;

1) School of Business

2) School of Christian Studies & the Arts

Departments:

  • Art
  • Christian Studies 
  • Communication
  • Music

3) School of Education

Departments:

  • Kinesiology
  • Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Teacher Education & Leadership

4) School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Departments:

  • English and Philosophy
  • History & Political Science
  • Modern Languages
  • Sociology & Social Work

5) School of Law

6) School of Nursing

7) School of Science & Mathematics

Departments:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Engineering, Computer Science & Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Physician Assistant Studies
 

Q:   Is Mississippi College public or private?

A: 

Established in 1826, Mississippi College is a private, co-educational Christian university of liberal arts and sciences, affiliated with the Mississippi Baptist Convention since 1850. MC hosts about 5000 students from all around the globe, including 100+ international students.

 

Q:   How many international students study at Mississippi College?

A: 

Established in 1826, Mississippi College is a private, co-educational Christian university of liberal arts and sciences, affiliated with the Mississippi Baptist Convention since 1850. MC hosts about 5000 students from all around the globe, including 100+ international students. It offers over 80 undergraduate and 50 postgraduate courses, along with 3 Diploma courses to all its students. MC also provides generous scholarships options to home as well as overseas students.

 

Q:   What is MC's acceptance rate?

A: 

Mississippi College's acceptance rate is nearly 45% and this figure indicates that on an average, only 45 out of every 100 applicants manage to secure admission in the institution. Hence, this makes MC a moderately competitive university to get in. Students must not show any laxity and must fulfill all the admission, documents and English proficiency language requirements.

Note: The data is taken from unofficial sources and is subjected to change every year.

 

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Q:   Does Mississippi College offer scholarships to international students?

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Mississippi College offers academic scholarships to international students on all levels of studies; undergraduate & graduate. More details regarding these scholarships:

Scholarships for Undergraduate Students:

All qualifying international undergraduate students are provided $2,000 in financial aid each semester for their first two semesters of academic study as long as the students maintain a 2.5 GPA or above. To reward academic excellence, the Office of Global Education will add $1,000 to the financial aid of students who obtain a 4.0 GPA (or straight A’s) in their first semester.

Note: Financial aid for undergraduate students is only provided for the first two academic semesters. Once students have completed their first two semesters of academic study, they must apply for the merit-based scholarship offered through the Office of Global Education.

Scholarships for Graduate Students:

All qualifying international graduate students are provided $1,500 in financial aid each semester as long as they maintain a 3.0  GPA or above.  As with undergraduate students, graduate students who obtain a 4.0 GPA  (or straight A’s) in one semester will have their financial aid increase an additional $500 for the following semester.  This consideration is made each semester and only applies to semesters following a semester where the graduate student made all A’s.

Merit-based Scholarships:

The OGE Merit-Based scholarship is available for international students who are classified as sophomores, juniors, or seniors in their undergraduate academic programme at Mississippi College after they have completed their first two semesters of academic study. Students who have a full scholarship from Mississippi Colleg or are Government Sponsored are not qualified for Merit Scholarships. Qualified applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher in the previous semester, and students must have at least one volunteer event to report on the application. Applications are accepted through the Office of Global Education only. Scholarships are given based on evaluation of GPA, documented volunteer involvement and leadership activities, and a personal essay. Scholarship awards are upto $6,000 per academic year. Evaluation will be made by the International Student Scholarship Committee.

 

MC Admission Dates 2024

  • Application fees :USD 35 - 50
  • Type of deadline :Depends on course
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SOPNeeded for few courses
LORNeeded for few courses
EssaysNot required
CVNeeded for few courses
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Fall1ˢᵗ May - 10ᵗʰ Aug 2024
Spring1ˢᵗ Oct - 19ᵗʰ Dec 2023
Summer20ᵗʰ May - 1ˢᵗ Jun 2024
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Q:   What are the Mississippi College application deadlines 2024?

A: 

Mississippi College has two intake seasons; Spring & Fall. The Spring Semester starts in January, whereas the Fall Semester classes begin in August. The application deadlines for the 2024 intake are:

  • Spring 2024: Deadline is October 16, 2023
  • Fall 2024: Deadline is June 14, 2024

Additionally, all international students are required to pay a non-refundable fee of $35 while applying to Mississippi College.

 

Q:   Which documents do I need while applying to Mississippi College?

A: 

A set of documents are required during the admission procedure at Mississippi College, which are:

  • Application for admission
  • A non-refundable $35.00 application fee
  • Copy of all the official transcript (s) from previous collegiate work (associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate)
  • Any transferable graduate credit
  • Current bank statement from parents and/or sponsors.
  • College Transcripts
  • Relevant English language exam scores
  • GRE score
  • Passport
  • Visa
 

Q:   How can I apply to MC?

A: 

All applicants must follow the steps mentioned below, in order to apply to Mississippi College comprehensively:

STEP 1: Fill in the application

STEP 2: Send your transcripts to MC

Students who applied to enter MC as an incoming freshman should request that their high school send an official in-progress transcript of all high school work completed to date to the Office of Admissions. A student copy of the transcript cannot be accepted for admissions purposes. Transcripts may be sent electronically from the high school via the transcript services eScrip or Parchment or mailed directly to the Office of Admissions.

After graduation, applicants must have a final transcript sent including the date of graduation, a signature by a school official, and an official seal.  

Students who have applied to enter MC as a transfer or are receiving credit from another college or university must submit a transcript showing college work as well. If the candidate is still enrolled in credit at that college, MC requires a student copy in order to determine their admission status. If the candidate is no longer taking classes at that college, have the college or university send a final, official transcript showing all credits completed. Final transcripts must come directly from the college or university via electronic service or mail. 

Student copies can typically be obtained by either accessing online Student Portal at the institution, or by contacting institution's Registrar. Acceptable student copies of a transcript must:

  • Be a display of actual transcript, not a screenshot of student portal at the institution
  • Include your name
  • Include the institution's name where you are receiving credit
  • Include all classes in which you are or have been enrolled
  • Include grades and/or "work in progress" if you are currently enrolled
  • Include ALL pages

STEP 3: Submit Test Scores

 Students who do not provide a standardized test score for admission evaluation will be considered for admission at MC based upon their high school GPA and other holistic criteria. Test scores for all applicants who graduated from high school within the last five years must be sent to MC directly from ACT, SAT and CLT headquarters or from the student’s high school (such as printed on an official transcript).

 

Q:   On which factors does MC judge a student's application?

A: 

Mississippi College seeks to review each applicant on their individual merit and contribution to the university mission. They do not have set minimum scores for admission or scholarships. MC will review a student's transcript and unweighted, recalculated GPA. The average recalculated GPA range for admitted students from the 2023 academic year is 3.4 - 3.7. MC is test optional, but when students choose to submit test score (s), your score (s), they are an addittion to their application. The average Mississippi College application scores are 22-26 on the ACT, 1160 - 1330 on the SAT, and 89-100 on the CLT.

 

Q:   Is it tough to get into MC?

A: 

Mississippi College is a private, co-educational Christian university of liberal arts and sciences it's acceptance rate is nearly 45% and this figure indicates that on an average, only 45 out of every 100 applicants manage to secure admission in the institution. Hence, this makes MC a moderately competitive university to get in. Therefore, students must not show any laxity and must fulfill all the admission, documents and English proficiency language requirements in order to secure their admission in MC.

 

MC Fees, Duration & Entry Requirements 2024

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Courses1st Year Tuition FeesDuration & Eligibility
B.A.(13 courses)
INR 16 L - 17 L
Duration4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 5.5 & Above, PTE: 45 & Above, TOEFL: 69 & Above
B.Sc.(12 courses)
INR 16 L - 17 L
Duration4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 5.5 & Above, PTE: 45 & Above, TOEFL: 69 & Above
MS(11 courses)
INR 10 L - 20 L
Duration12-30 months
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 & Above, PTE: 52 & Above, TOEFL: 79 - 80
B.E. / B.Tech(5 courses)
INR 16 L - 17 L
Duration4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 5.5 & Above, TOEFL: 69 & Above, PTE: 45 & Above
BBA(5 courses)
INR 17 L
Duration4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 5.5 & Above, TOEFL: 69 & Above, PTE: 45 & Above
Others PG(8 courses)
INR 10 L - 20 L
Duration14-24 months
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 & Above, PTE: 52 & Above, TOEFL: 79 & Above
MBA/PGDM(4 courses)
INR 9 L - 12 L
Duration1 year-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 & Above, TOEFL: 79 & Above, PTE: 52 & Above
MIM(2 courses)
INR 9 L - 10 L
Duration18-24 months
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 & Above, TOEFL: 79 & Above, PTE: 52 & Above
B.J.M.C.(6 courses)
INR 17 L
Duration4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 5.5 & Above, TOEFL: 69 & Above, PTE: 45 & Above
B.Ed(4 courses)
INR 16 L - 17 L
Duration4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 5.5 & Above, PTE: 45 & Above, TOEFL: 69 & Above
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Q:   What are Mississippi College's English language requirements for undergraduate courses?

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In order to secure an admission in Mississippi College, all overseas applicants require English proficiency exam scores. MC accepts all major English exam scores like (IELTS/TOEFL/PTE) and mentioned below are the English language requirements from international undergraduate students:

English Proficiency Exam

Minimum Score

TOEFL  (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Internet based

69

TOEFL 1 (International English Language Testing System)

5.5

PTE (Pearson Academic Test)

45

 

Q:   What are Mississippi College's English language requirements for graduate courses?

A: 

In order to secure an admission in Mississippi College, all overseas applicants require English proficiency exam scores. MC accepts all major English exam scores like (IELTS/TOEFL/PTE) and mentioned below are the English language requirements from international graduate students:

English Proficiency Exam

Minimum Score

TOEFL  (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Internet based

79

IELTS  (International English Language Testing System)

6.0

IELTS/

52

 

Q:   What are the Mississippi College entry requirements?

A: 

In order to secure an admission in Mississippi College, all overseas applicants require competitive grades, relevant documents and English proficiency exam scores. The general requirements common to all degrees are:

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university;
  • A 2.5 undergraduate grade point average (exceptions: MSCP, EDS, Ed.D.);
  • An English language proficiency score (IELTS/TOEFL/PTE);
  • An appropriate undergraduate foundation in major courses for the degree pursued; and
  • Appropriate standardized test score (s).

Note: Additional requirements may vary by program.

 

Q:   What are Mississippi College's fees requirements?

A: 

Mississippi College courses are available in 80+ undergraduate, 50+ graduate, 3 doctoral programs, a law school, and the state’s only Physician Assistant program. The annual tuition fees required in order to pursue a degree programme at Mississippi College are listed below:

Courses1st Year Tuition Fees
INR 9.5 L - 18.4 L
INR 15.7 L - 16.8 L
INR 15.7 L - 16.3 L
INR 9.5 L - 9.9 L
INR 15.7 L - 16.8 L
 

Q:   What are Mississippi College's admission requirements for undergraduates?

A: 

In order to secure an admission in Mississippi College, all overseas applicants require competitive grades, relevant documents and English proficiency exam scores. MC accepts all major English exam scores like (IELTS/TOEFL/PTE/) and mentioned below are the entry requirements from undergraduates:

  • A fully completed admission undergraduate application by the application deadline.
  • Language Requirements
  • A current bank statement from parents or sponsor (The statement must indicate ability to finance study during one year at Mississippi College)
  • Transcripts (Transcripts of all high school and college grades with literal translations into English are required. At the discretion of Mississippi College, a student may be required, at his or her expense, to provide a course-by-course evaluation from a trusted evaluation service selected by Mississippi College)
  • High school diploma
  • Medical History (Questions about medical history should be answered in the application. )
  • Aptitude Test scores (ACT, SAT or CLT)
 

Q:   What are Mississippi College's admission requirements for graduates?

A: 

In order to secure an admission in Mississippi College, all overseas applicants require competitive grades, relevant documents and English proficiency exam scores. MC accepts all major English exam scores like (IELTS/TOEFL/PTE/) and mentioned below are the entry requirements from graduates:

  • Must meet all general requirements for admission to the graduate school of Mississippi College
  • Must hold a bachelor’s degree in one of the Healthcare Sciences from an accredited college or university, or hold a bachelor’s degree in a related field with a minimum of one year of experience in the healthcare field
  • Must hold an undergraduate GPA of 2.50
  • Must show credit (C or higher) for Accounting Principles as a prerequisite for HSA 6507 - Healthcare Financial Management or take HSA 6590 Basic Healthcare Financial Management or ACC 201 or ACC 203 in the first semester of enrollment
  • Must show proof (C or higher) of an undergraduate American history class or take PLS 201 American National Government in first semester of enrollment as a prerequisite for HSA 6540, HSA 6561, and HSA 6550
 

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Answered 5 months ago

International students who wish to study MS in the USA at Mississippi College must meet the admission requirements. They need to complete the bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and submit the additional test score. We have mentioned below the general requirements for MS at Mississippi College:

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Answered 5 months ago

Mississippi College offers quality Masters programs at an affordable tuition fees. The Mississippi College Clinton MS fees starts from INR 9 L for international students. We have mentioned below the Mississippi College MS fees for the first year:

MS Specializations

1st Year Tuition Fees

Master of Science in Chemistry

INR 10 L

Master of Science in Biology (Medical Sciences)

INR 18 L

Master of Science in Mathematics

INR 9 L

Master of Science in Computer Science

INR 10 L

Master of Science in Graphic Design

INR 10 L

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Answered 5 months ago

Mississippi College offers some of the low cost programs for international students. The Mississippi College fees starts from INR 9 L to INR 19 L based on the academic programs. We have mentioned the Mississippi College tuition fees for international students below:

Courses

1st Year Tuition Fees

MS (9 courses)

INR 9.5 L - 18.4 L

BE / BTech (5 courses)

INR 15.7 L - 16.8 L

BSc (8 courses)

INR 15.7 L - 16.3 L

Others PG (13 courses)

INR 9.5 L - 19.1 L

MIM (2 courses)

INR 9.5 L - 9.9 L

BBA (5 courses)

INR 15.7 L - 16.8 L

Others UG (7 courses)

INR 15.7 L - 16.3 L

BEd (4 courses)

INR 16.3 L

BJMC (6 courses)

INR 15.7 L - 16.3 L

MBA/PGDM (2 courses)

INR 8.9 L - 11.8 L

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Chandra Shekhar

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Answered 5 months ago

To study Mississippi College general MBA program, international students must have a Bachelor degree in relevant specialization. If their first language is not English, then they need to provide the proof of English Language Proficiency test. We have mentioned below the general MBA requirements at M

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Chandra Shekhar

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Answered 5 months ago

The Mississippi College MBA fees ranges between INR 8 L to INR 12 L for the first year. International students can check below the complete first year package to study Top in the USA at Mississippi:

Fees components

1st Year MBA Fees

Tuition & fees

INR 11,84,721

Hostel & Meals

INR 7,85,937

Registration Fee

INR 41,540

Technology Fee

INR 11,631

Health Services Fee

INR 10,136

Student Space Enhancement Fee

INR 21,601

Cost of books

INR 91,388

Total

INR 21,46,954

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