Posted:Friday, July 22, 2016
East Mississippi Community College's Scooba campus will host a Family Fun Day from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 30, for students in Kemper County in grades kindergarten through eighth grade. Family Fun Day will include educational sessions on nutrition, proper food portion sizes, calorie counting and reading food labels. Outdoor activities are planned as well. Possible events include sand volleyball, a walking tour of the campus, and a Frisbee toss.
Posted:Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Categories: Academic; Career-Technical; Community; Workforce; Recruiting; Students, general
East Mississippi Community College has been ranked No. 8 among community colleges in the nation by SmartAsset, a financial technology company that uses data to help people make sound financial decisions. SmartAsset ranked community colleges by examining four factors: the student-faculty ratio, the graduation and transfer rate, the cost of in-state tuition and fees and the ratio of graduates’ median starting salaries to the full cost of attendance.
Posted:Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Categories: Academic; Career-Technical; Workforce; Recruiting; Students, general; Student Services
The fall semester at East Mississippi Community College is coming up in the middle of August. Incoming students who complete registration by July 29 receive a $100 discount on their fees. This applies to both on-campus and online/eLearning students. On-campus classes start Aug. 15. Online classes start Aug. 22.
Posted:Thursday, July 14, 2016
Categories: Academic; Career-Technical; Community; Students, general
Mississippi State University has joined forces with East Mississippi Community College and Meridian Community College to increase collaboration for nine baccalaureate degree programs. MSU President Mark E. Keenum joined EMCC President Tom Huebner and MCC President Scott Elliott today on July 15 at the MSU Riley Campus for a joint announcement on expanding partnerships. The new agreements offer a comprehensive approach allowing students pursuing an associate’s degree to conveniently bridge the gap to a bachelor’s degree.
Posted:Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Categories: Students, general; Recruiting; Community; Alumni
EMCC will implement a tobacco-free policy at all of its campuses effective Jan. 1. The policy is part of a larger health and wellness initiative to be implemented at the college through a partnership between EMCC and the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation, which awarded EMCC a grant in May to launch the program.