Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Wesson, MS

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,007
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Predominantly black institution
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Rural: Distant (rural territory more than 5 miles but up to 25 miles from an urbanized area or more than 2.5 and up to 10 miles from an urban cluster)
Two-year, medium // medium full-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 41% / 59% (2017)

First generation college students: 41.1% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 5.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.5% (2015)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 43.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 23.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 16.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 10.6% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 56.9%
Black: 39.2%
Hispanic: 2.1%
Asian: 0.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 1.0%
Non-resident alien: 0.0%
Unknown race: 0.3%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $10,899
In-State tuition: $3,380
Out-of-State tuition: $5,380

Estimated books and supplies: $1,400 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $4,200 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,250 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $4,200 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,250 (2022)

Average Family Income: $28,438 (2017)
Median Family Income: $18,658 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 40.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 9.9%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $7,435 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $79 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $2,682
$30k-48k $3,623
$48k-75k $5,613
$75k-110k $8,232
$110k+ $8,566

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 90.0% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $7,435 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $4,873 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $5,286 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $5,000 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 53.4% (2015)
@3 year 51.0% (2017)
@5 year 45.8% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 39.5% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 45.3% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $24,637 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $30,662 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Music. 5
Associate's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 4
Associate's Degree Computer Science. 9
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services. 12
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 9
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 20
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 31 $23,678 ($1,973) $32,308 ($2,692)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Ground Transportation. 22 $29,501 ($2,458) $30,143 ($2,512)
Associate's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 3
Associate's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 7
Associate's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 5
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 14
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 23 $46,616 ($3,885)
Associate's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 3
Associate's Degree Health/Medical Preparatory Programs. 18
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 25 $57,133 ($4,761)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 23 $33,716 ($2,810)
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 64 $29,825 ($2,485)
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 31
Associate's Degree Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 16 $22,679 ($1,890)
Associate's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 4
Associate's Degree Marketing. 4
Associate's Degree History. 10
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 5
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 35
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 29
Associate's Degree Engineering, General. 22
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 5
Associate's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 18
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 20
Associate's Degree Legal Support Services. 2
Associate's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 10
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 60 $27,584 ($2,299)
Associate's Degree Biology, General. 85 $16,659 ($1,388) $23,322 ($1,944)
Associate's Degree Mathematics. 6
Associate's Degree Psychology, General. 27
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 13 $23,624 ($1,969)
Associate's Degree Social Work. 13
Associate's Degree Political Science and Government. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 5
Associate's Degree Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 7


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $45,999
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 20.0

School's endowment start of year: $10,177,675 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $10,517,406 (2022)