OpenSite

Rust College

Rust College

150 Rust Ave
Holly Springs, MS 38635
(601) 252-8000

Founded in 1866, Rust College is a historically black 4-year institution. Rust is in Holly Springs, MS. RC is the third oldest institution in the state of Mississippi. This school offers students two associates level degrees and 20 degrees at the bachelors level. 960 students sought degrees from the 21 programs at this school in 2010. It offers subjects including science and business administration. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this school. This liberal arts college is one of 4 liberal arts colleges in Mississippi.

Admission

4,824 students applied to RC for admission in 2010. It admitted one-third of the applicants or 1,640 students. Under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

4,824 students applied to RC for admission in 2010. It admitted one-third of the applicants or 1,640 students. Under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 34%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 34%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 33%

Student Demographics

In 2010, Rust had 960 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, Rust had 960 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 374
  • Total Enrolled Female: 586
  • Undergraduate Male: 374
  • Undergraduate Female: 586
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
Statistics