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Rust College

Holly Springs, MS, USA
3.62 Average Rating

Rust College is a private, historically black institution established in Holly Springs, Mississippi. Classes at Rust College utilize an 8-week, modular structure, with their academic calendar consisting of six modules. The campus showcases a variety of facilities, such as the Leontyne Price Library, the SL Griffin Warehouse & Bookstore, and the Hamilton Science Center. Attendance for freshmen is strictly monitored using the GradesFirst System, and students who are absent from class are contacted through text and e-mail by their advisor.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • United Methodist
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
29%
Out of State Students
58%
0
100
47%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 14
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 780
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
1,005
Total Number of Undergrads
1,005
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
10%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
18%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
22:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$9,777
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$9,700
Out-of-State Tuition
$9,700
Students Receiving Financial Aid
78%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,733
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
40%
60%
Student Organizations
32
Size of Town
Town: Distant
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$25,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.62 Average Rating
rust is a college that was organized to allow education to blacks doing tough times. the school is a great place for studies to be excelled. the academics are very fair and you determine your path's pace.
Ondre from Holly Springs, MS
Rust College is a great HBCU. It is a wonderful learning environment and also great for those who does not like huge institutions. Rust College is the school of my dreams because I have always wanted to attend a small but great HBCU.
Amber from Memphis, TN

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