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Rust College

Rust College is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Holly Springs, MS. The 2019 average net price at Rust College is $10,335. Acceptance rate is 53.22%. The school has a total enrollment of 846.
Mission StatementRust College is a historically Black, co-educational, senior liberal arts college founded in...
Rust College is a historically Black, co-educational, senior liberal arts college founded in 1866 by the Freedman?s Aid Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church to offer quality programs in business, education, humanities, science and math, and social science to prepare students for leadership and service in a global society.

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Location: Holly Springs, MS
Student Body: 846
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.rustcollege.edu
Acceptance Rate: 53.22%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 53.22%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: Unreported
  • Application Fee: $10
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $9,900
Room and Board: $4,300
Books and Supplies: $250
Other Fees: $0
Average Net Price: $10,335
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 271
  • Men / Women Ratio: 127 / 144
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: Unreported
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: n/a
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Recommended
  • Portfolio: Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 27%
  • Education: 22%
  • Communication: 16%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 10%
  • Public Admin, Social Services: 9%

Academic Programs

Rust College offers 18 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Biological, Biomedical Science. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsRust College offers 2 Associate's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsRust College offers 16 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
English Literature
Mathematics and Statistics
Physical Sciences
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 39%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 33%
  • 1st Year Retention: 76%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $23,200
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 846
  • Black Students: 96%
  • Non-resident, alien: 2%
  • Unknown: 2%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Hispanic Students: <1%
  • Asian Students: <1%
  • Two or more races: <1%