• Control: Public
  • Carnegie Classification: Assoc
  • Institution: 2 Year
  • Enrollment: < 3,000

2020 Recognition Categories

  • Collaborative Governance
  • Compensation & Benefits
  • Confidence in Senior Leadership
  • Facilities, Workspace & Security
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Professional/Career Development
  • Respect and Appreciation
  • Supervisor/Department Chair Relationship
  • Teaching Environment (Faculty Only)
  • Work/Life Balance

What makes your college a great place to work?

Presidential Statement

�Southwest Mississippi Community College continues to be a special place for its students and employees. Our campus is more than just a place of employment, it provides an environment which allows our faculty/staff to develop their passion for teaching and learning. Resources are provided so that student success is the norm.

Employee Comment

This is truly the best place I have ever worked and I was at my previous job for 10 years. Everyone is very nice and welcoming and we all work as a team. Nobody makes you feel out of place or that you are new. I love it here.

Vital Statistics


  • Fulltime Admin: 6
  • Fulltime Eps: 131
  • Fulltime Faculty: 71
  • Adjunct Count: 20

    Average Annual Salary


    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 0%
  • Full-time Staff (excluding Faculty): 0%
  • 4 Years Recognized
  • 2 Years of Honor Roll

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