Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Find Schools Near

Copiah-Lincoln Community College Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Copiah-Lincoln Community College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Copiah-Lincoln Community College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Copiah-Lincoln Community College was awarded 5 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Copiah-Lincoln Community College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

See all of the rankings for Copiah-Lincoln Community College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Copiah-Lincoln Community College?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Copiah-Lincoln Community College has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

Learn more about Copiah-Lincoln Community College admissions.

Copiah-Lincoln Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Copiah-Lincoln Community College, this rate is 23 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Copiah-Lincoln Community College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Copiah-Lincoln Community College is 69%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  69 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Copiah-Lincoln Community College.

Average Overall Diversity at Copiah-Lincoln Community College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,075 undergraduates at Copiah-Lincoln Community College with 2,107 being full-time and 968 being part-time.

Copiah-Lincoln Community College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

Copiah-Lincoln Community College scored 41.84 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  41.84 out of 100
Less Diverse
More Diverse

Get more detailed information on diversity and student demographics at Copiah-Lincoln Community College.

How Much Does Copiah-Lincoln Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Copiah-Lincoln Community College is $3,666. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Copiah-Lincoln Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$2,854 $4,110 $6,607 $9,084 $7,531

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Copiah-Lincoln Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Copiah-Lincoln Community College, approximately 22% of students took out student loans averaging $3,476 a year. That adds up to $13,904 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Copiah-Lincoln Community College is 21.1%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Get more details about paying for Copiah-Lincoln Community College.

How Much Money Do Copiah-Lincoln Community College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Copiah-Lincoln Community College make about $27,400 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 31% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Copiah-Lincoln Community College make the most money.

Location of Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Copiah-Lincoln Community College is a public institution situated in Wesson, Mississippi. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.

Get more details about the location of Copiah-Lincoln Community College.

Location of Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Contact details for Copiah-Lincoln Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1001 Co-Lin Lane, Wesson, MS 39191
Phone: 601-643-5101

Copiah-Lincoln Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Copiah-Lincoln Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 523 students took at least one online class at Copiah-Lincoln Community College. This is a decrease from the 528 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 523 50
2016-2017 528 62
2015-2016 447 46
2014-2015 487 48
2013-2014 1,381 340

Learn more about online learning at Copiah-Lincoln Community College.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You