Holmes Community College in Goodman

Goodman, MS

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Holmes Community College offers 271-degree programs and 208 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 18:1. 1 high safety campus. 34.4% are women, and 65.6% are men. Holmes Community College is a member of 2 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at Holmes Community College is 5357$, that is at the level of national average. Total price of living is between $7588 and $10258 per year. 24% of full-time Holmes Community College students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $27,400, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Holmes Community College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Holmes Community College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$4,896
$30,001 - $48,000$5,500
$48,001 - $75,000$7,580
$75,001 - $110,000$8,539



  • Typical room charge for academic year: -

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: 2950


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


4081 of Holmes Community College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 70 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Holmes Community College number 14 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Mississippi.

Students at Holmes Community College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Family IncomeNumber awarded grant and scholarship aidAverage amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded
$0 - $30,000
$30,001 - $48,000
$48,001 - $75,000
$75,001 - $110,000

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Holmes Community College.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)

Graduation Rate


Holmes Community College graduation rate is below the national average.

24% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Holmes Community College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This index doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare schools.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Holmes Community College is 18:1, that means that for every 18 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Number of international students


Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Holmes Community College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Holmes Community College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Mississippi.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by 9216 Hw 14 address in Goodman, Mississippi.


Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Holmes Community College with 0.21% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary, robbery, and motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Holmes Community College offers 271 programs in total: 204 are for Associate's degree, 64 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, and 3 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is the middle number of programs in comparison with other 63 universities in Mississippi state, with one of the highest number of Associate's degree. Holmes Community College is one of the few institutions in Mississippi that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.


Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 208 distance education programs that are provided in the Holmes Community College: 172 are for Associate's degree and 36 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Mississippi state average data to help you compare.


Holmes Community College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 4918 students with 147530 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Student Reviews and Ratings for Holmes Community College

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I'm currently an online student and have noticed a few things regarding this college that has made me wish I done some more research. But I'm given the benefit of the doubt & hopefull ill be able to change my major next month that will be make or break if I stay enrolled. Fingers cross but other then that no complaints yet.

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This institution is a complete joke and a waste of time. I attended this institution back in 2013 and graduated with a Associates in Applied Science. My account was pain in full prior to submitting the graduate application. However, I was recently served by a Rankin County Deputy legal writ of garnishment!! I’ve made several attempts to contact their business office with no success. I’d highly recommend everyone to avoid this place.

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My only concern is as to why at the commencement on Friday, May 10th, 2019 did we not say the Pledge of Allegiance. There was a prayer, but NO pledge.

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This is a great school who’s staff is exceptional and friendly. I wholeheartedly recommend this place

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I was a student there back in 2012 but because of my living situation i had to withdraw i was told that because i was withdrawing with in the withdrawal date i wouldn't owe any thing no keep in mind this was back in 2012!! An Im now trying to attend another college where i currently live called them to get information from them as i was told from the college I'm trying to attend and i was told they can't give me the information i need because i owe them close too 2000 dollars I'm beyond pissed at this point i haven't heard from this school since Aug of 2012 and now all of a sudden i owe yall you have got to be kidding me i will be contacting the better business ASAP

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Location & Website

Address: #1 Hill St


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +6624722312

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: holmescc.edu

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