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  2. Value
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  3. Diversity
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  4. Safety
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  5. Student Life
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  6. Location
    C+
Pearl River is an above-average public college located in Poplarville, Mississippi. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,952 undergraduate students. The Pearl River acceptance rate is 86%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Nursing, and Electrical Engineering Technician. Graduating 36% of students, Pearl River alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $22,000.
About Pearl River Community College...
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division I
Athletic Conference
Address
101 Hwy 11 N
Poplarville, MS 39470
Website
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Pearl River Community College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$1,964/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $1,010/ year
  • $30-48k
    $1,649/ year
  • $49-75k
    $3,040/ year
  • $76-110k
    $4,445/ year
  • $110k+
    $5,382/ year
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Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.28 responses
65%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.26 responses
65%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.26 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,952Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
18%
Pell Grant
63%
Varsity Athletes
6%
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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Day Care Services
No
60%
of students highly rate the athletics/recreation facilities.25 responses
56%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.25 responses
63%
of students highly rate the performing arts facilities.8 responses

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$26,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
36%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
83%
National
83%

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Pearl River Community College Reviews

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Pearl River Community College provides students with high quality learning with some of the best teachers in the state. There are plenty of activities that students can participate in, and will feel right at home!
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I love the faculty, students, administration and the whole environment of Pearl River Community College! Classes are small, similar to high school and most of the professors actually care about your success and will do whatever it takes to help you succeed!
Pearl River Community College is a wonderful college. It has a beautiful campus. The instructors are absolutely amazing. They take the time to help and treat you with respect. If you need to meet with them outside of class they are easily accessible. Pearl River Community College also offers many places to go with free tutoring if you need help in any subject. When you go to Pearl River Community College you become part of the Wildcat Family!