Upcoming Events
  • Wesley Foundation Bible Study
    APRIL 21, 2015 (6:30 pm)

    The Wesley Foundation will host a bible study at 6:30...

  • Awards Ceremony
    APRIL 22, 2015 (9:40 am)

    The annual SMCC Student Awards Ceremony will be held...

  • BSU Noon Day Meal
    APRIL 22, 2015 (11:30 am)

    The BSU Noon Day Meal will begin at 11:30 a.m.


  • Ping Pong Tournament
    APRIL 22, 2015 (6:00 pm)

    2. A ping pong tournament will be held at The Grill on...

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Mission and Goals

Institutional Mission Statement

Southwest Mississippi Community College provides academic, career, and continuing education, meeting the diverse needs of the population at a reasonable cost. SMCC provides community services and promotes economic development through consultative and workforce training.

Institutional Goals

  • To provide a two-year college transfer program applicable to a bachelor's degree
  • To provide career and technical programs leading to employment or skills enhancement.
  • To provide programs enabling students to overcome specific deficiencies and achieve success.
  • To provide curricula, instruction, guidance, extracurricular activities, and other support services enhancing student development.
  • To provide facilities, technology, methodology, and staff sustaining an appropriate environment conducive to learning.
  • To provide lifelong learning opportunities.
  • To provide facilities and services supporting cultural, educational, and economic needs.
  • To publicize offerings of the institution and the opportunities it affords.