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51 Main Street
Perkinston , Mississippi 39573

Disability Resource Office

51 Main Street
Perkinston, MS 39573
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About Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC) is a renowned public institution located in Perkinston, Mississippi. It stands tall as a pillar of education and opportunity, serving as a gateway to success for countless individuals seeking a quality higher education experience.

Established in 1912, MGCCC has a rich history of excellence in education and an unwavering commitment to student success. As a community college, its primary objective is to provide accessible, affordable, and high-quality education to all individuals, regardless of their background or circumstances. With a strong emphasis on offering a wide range of associate degree programs and vocational training, MGCCC stands as a beacon of opportunity for students seeking to launch their careers or transfer to four-year institutions.

Situated in Perkinston, Mississippi, MGCCC benefits from a beautiful and serene campus environment. Nestled in the heart of nature, the college offers students a break from the hustle and bustle of city life, providing them with a tranquil and peaceful setting conducive to learning and personal growth. The surrounding area is known for its scenic landscapes, charming small-town atmosphere, and warm Southern hospitality.

At MGCCC, academic excellence is complemented by a nurturing and supportive atmosphere. The faculty and staff are dedicated professionals who strive to empower students to reach their full potential. With small class sizes and personalized attention, students can engage in meaningful interactions with their instructors, ensuring a more enriching educational experience. Moreover, the college provides robust support services, including tutoring, counseling, and career guidance, to assist students in overcoming any challenges they may face along their educational journey.

To further enhance the student experience, MGCCC offers numerous extracurricular activities and opportunities for involvement. Students can participate in a wide range of clubs, organizations, and athletic programs, fostering personal growth, leadership skills, and a sense of belonging within the college community. Additionally, the college hosts various cultural and social events throughout the year, creating a vibrant campus life that extends beyond the classroom.

As an institution firmly rooted in the community, MGCCC recognizes the importance of giving back and making a difference. It actively collaborates with local businesses, industries, and organizations to provide students with real-world experience and internships, ensuring they are well-prepared for the workforce. Furthermore, the college engages in community outreach initiatives, enriching the lives of its students and the surrounding community through volunteerism, service learning, and civic engagement.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is a place where students can embark on a transformative educational journey and set the stage for a successful future. With its commitment to accessibility, quality education, and student support, the college cultivates an environment that fosters academic achievement, personal growth, and lifelong learning. Whether students are pursuing technical skills or preparing to transfer to a four-year institution, MGCCC stands as a beacon of opportunity, nurturing the aspirations and dreams of all who enter its doors.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations