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Tuition goes up at state community colleges

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Tuition will rise at 13 of Mississippi's 15 public community colleges this fall, with average tuition for two semesters rising almost 7 percent to $2,748.
    
Here are the rates each college has approved, as well as the percentage change from the 2015-2016 academic year:
    

  • Coahoma: $2,670, 6.8 percent   
  • Copiah-Lincoln: $2,730, unchanged
  • East Central: $2,330, 4.5 percent
  • East Mississippi: $2,840, unchanged
  • Hinds: $2,840, 9.2 percent
  • Holmes: $2,740, 16.1 percent
  • Itawamba: $2,600, 8.3 percent
  • Jones: $3,000, 10.2 percent
  • Meridian: $2,514, 8.6 percent
  • Mississippi Delta: $2,620, 4 percent
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast: $3,040, 1.6 percent
  • Northeast Mississippi: $2,702, 11.6 percent
  • Northwest Mississippi: $2,800, 9.8 percent
  • Pearl River: $2,990, 8.7 percent
  • Southwest Mississippi: $2,800, 2.9 percent
  • Source: Mississippi Community College Board

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