Colleges in Lowndes County, Mississippi

There are 3 Colleges in Lowndes County, Mississippi, serving a population of 59,558 people in an area of 506 square miles. There is 1 College per 19,852 people, and 1 College per 168 square miles.

In Mississippi, Lowndes County is ranked 21st of 82 counties in Colleges per capita, and 7th of 82 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Lowndes County Colleges

Find Lowndes County, Mississippi colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


About Lowndes County Colleges

Lowndes County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Lowndes County, MS. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Lowndes County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Lowndes County College Statistics

Find Lowndes County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Lowndes County College Enrollment
 Lowndes CountyMississippi
College/Grad School Enrollment4,443 (28.0%)202,471 (25.6%)
Lowndes County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Lowndes CountyMississippi
Some College, No Degree8,190 (20.9%)441,829 (22.6%)
Associate's Degree3,716 (9.5%)177,536 (9.1%)
Bachelor's Degree5,836 (14.9%)259,993 (13.3%)
Graduate/Professional Degree3,426 (8.7%)157,325 (8.0%)
Lowndes County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Lowndes CountyMississippi
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher9,262417,318
Arts, Humanities & Others1,954 (21.1%)80,615 (19.3%)
Business1,698 (18.3%)89,128 (21.4%)
Education2,010 (21.7%)90,883 (21.8%)
Science & Engineering2,490 (26.9%)106,008 (25.4%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,110 (12.0%)50,684 (12.1%)