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 Rust College Holly Springs, Mississippi

150 Rust Ave
Holly Springs, Mississippi
38635
601-252-8000
www.rustcollege.edu

Rust College Mission Statement:
RUST COLLEGE’S MISSION STATEMENT 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. The College is related to the United Methodist Church, and dedicated to serve the students with a variety of academic preparations, through instruction in the humanities, social and behavioral sciences, natural science, business, technology and education. Rust College recognizes the three-fold functions of education as being teaching, research and community service. Its primary mission however, is teaching. It offers a well-rounded program designed to acquaint students with cultural, moral, and spiritual values, both in theory and in practice. Rust College provides an opportunity for education to all, regardless of race, religion, sex, national origin or ethnic background.
Degree Stats For Rust College

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Semester

Comparison Group Category:
Not-for-profit 4 yr, Baccalaureate Colleges - General, Southeast, size 1

Geographical Region:
Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV

Chief Administrator:
President David L Beckley

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): Town: Distant

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Baccalaureate Colleges--Arts & Sciences

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
Exclusively undergraduate four-year

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
Not applicable

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:
Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Very small four-year, highly residential

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Full-time four-year, inclusive

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? Yes
Total Dorm Capacity: 856
Provide board or meals? Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Number of meals per week:19
Typical room charge per year:$1212
Typical board charge per year:$1538
Combined room/board:$0

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: Four or more years

Highest Level Offered: Bachelor's degree

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
No graduate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: Yes

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

 Athletics

Athletic Association: Yes
NCAA Member: Yes
NAIA Member: Yes
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Implied no
Football: No
Basketball: Yes
Baseball: Yes
Cross Country/Track: Yes

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 Fee Information

Application Fee information for Rust College  Application Fee: Yes
 Out of State Tuition? No
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 662-252-8000
 Admissions Office Phone: 662-252-8000


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