Meridian Community College

Location
Meridian, MS
Student Size
3,003
College Type
Public University|Community College
Accceptance Rate
%
Average Cost Per Year
$6,622
Student To Faculty Ratio
16:1

About Our College

Founded in 1937 as the "13th" and "14th" grades at Meridian High School, Meridian Community College is the only one of Mississippi's 15 public community colleges to originate through the initiative of the local school system. MCC began as the vision of Dr. H.M. Ivy (1884–1977), superintendent of the Meridian Separate School District in the 1930s. The college, then known as Meridian Junior College, operated at Meridian High School until 1964 when the College moved to its present location.

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