Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Completion of all prerequisite courses by the end of the spring semester immediately prior to admission to nursing program courses.
  • Complete General Admission Requirements for Coahoma Community College.  Click here to download the CCC General Admission Application 
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.50 on pre-requisite courses. A minimum grade of “C” is required in all science courses. Anatomy and Physiology I & II Lec and Lab and Microbiology Lec and Lab must not be more than 7 years old at the time of admission (end of spring semester of year seeking admission).
  • ACT  composite score of  at least 18 
  • Official high school transcript or GED 
  • Official transcript(s) from all colleges or universities attended
  • Must have an unencumbered license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in Mississippi
  • Must have 6 to 9 months of continuous nursing practice documented by employer
  • Record of current immunizations and CPR certification according to program requirements
  • Must meet criminal Background Check requirement