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Rust College

Holly Springs, Mississippi
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Overview
Private not-for-profit
872 Undergraduates
47% Admissions Rate
Town: Distant
HBCU
Private
Region: South
Size: Small
Bachelor's
Rust College
150 Rust Avenue
Holly Springs, Mississippi
38635
(662) 252-8000
www.rustcollege.edu
Location

Holly Springs is a city in and county seat of Marshall County, Mississippi, United States at the border with southern Tennessee. Near the Mississippi Delta, the area was developed by European Americans for cotton plantations and was dependent on enslaved Africans. After the American Civil War, many freedmen continued to work in agriculture but as sharecroppers and tenant farmers. More from Wikipedia...

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coffee score

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restaurants score

Students
40%

Men

60%

Women

21

Average Age of Entering Students

95%

Live On Campus

60

New Transfer Students

Admissions
47%

Acceptance Rate

14%

Enrollment Yield

5,337

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$9,360

Typical Cost

$9,700

Average Tuition

79%

Recieve Financial Aid

91%

Have Loans

$9,370

Median Debt

Academics
22.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Bachelor's

Highest Degree Offered

Biology

Top Major

Athletics
Basketball Conference:

Independent Mid-South Region

Track & Field Conference:

Independent Mid-South Region

Social
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