Pearl River Community College

Pearl River Community College

Poplarville, Mississippi


Pearl River Community College

Pearl River Community College is a public, at least 2 but less than 4 years institution located in Poplarville, Mississippi. The campus is situated in a remote rural area and is home to 5,157 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How much does it cost to attend Pearl River Community College?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Pearl River Community College for an academic year is $3,500 (in-state) / $5,898 (out-of-state). Including the cost of living of $7,928 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $3,500 (in-state) / $5,898 (out-of-state) to $11,428 (in-state) / $13,826 (out-of-state) for an academic year. 96% of undergraduate students at Pearl River Community College receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $6,682.

What degrees are offered at Pearl River Community College?

The degrees offered at Pearl River Community College include "one but less than two years certificate" and "associate's degree".

What are the popular majors at Pearl River Community College?

The most popular programs/majors at Pearl River Community College include "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities", "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin"" and "Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians".

What is the graduation rate at Pearl River Community College?

The graduation rate at Pearl River Community College is 34%.

What is the debt of graduating Pearl River Community College students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Pearl River Community College students is $5,500 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $33,400.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, associate's and certificates

Student-to-faculty Ratio

19

Awards Offered

One but less than two years certificate

Associate's degree

City

Poplarville

College Type

Public

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Remote Rural

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$5,870

General

Address

101 Hwy 11 N
Poplarville, Mississippi 39470

College Website

www.prcc.edu

Phone

(601) 403-1000

Admissions Website

www.prcc.edu/admissions

Online Application Website

www.prcc.edu/admissions/new-student

Financial Aid Website

www.prcc.edu/finaid

Admissions

This college has open admission policy


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Costs to Attend

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Pearl River Community College for an academic year can be broken down into $3,250 for tuition, $250 for fees, $1,300 for books and supplies, $4,700 for room and board and $1,928 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$3,500
In-state tuition$3,250
In-state fees$250
Books and supplies$1,300
Room and board$4,700
Other expenses$1,928

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Pearl River Community College for an academic year can be broken down into $5,648 for tuition, $250 for fees, $1,300 for books and supplies, $4,700 for room and board and $1,928 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$5,898
Out-of-state tuition$5,648
Out-of-state fees$250
Books and supplies$1,300
Room and board$4,700
Other expenses$1,928
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Students

Pearl River Community College has 5,157 undergradute students. 36% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 64% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

5,157

Enrollment by gender

36%

36% men

64%

64% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Pearl River Community College is 34%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 38% compared to 30% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Pearl River Community College is 58%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

34%

Graduation Rate by Gender

38%

38% men

30%

30% women

Retention Rate

58%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Pearl River Community College is $33,400 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $15,200 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $44,200.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$33,400

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$15,200 - $44,200

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

53%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Pearl River Community College is 81% compared to 19% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

81%

81% percent_working

19%

19% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Pearl River Community College include "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities" with 475 graduates followed by "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 80 graduates, "Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians" with 47 graduates, "Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians" with 37 graduates and "Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions" with 37 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities475
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin80
Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians47
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians37
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions37

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving associates degree.

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