Southeastern Baptist College

Overview of Southeastern Baptist College

The campus of Southeastern Baptist College is in Laurel, MS, which is a town not particularly near any major cities. Its Baptist nature is one of the defining aspects of the school. Southeastern Baptist College is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at the school include, at the school's highest level, the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

Southeastern Baptist College is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

Southeastern Baptist College Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes the school an attractive choice for many applicants.


Southeastern Baptist College maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 81 students enrolled (54 full-time equivalent). A large number of students at Southeastern Baptist College are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at the school are male.

Student Life

Southeastern Baptist College has a residential or campus feel. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges.

Southeastern Baptist College Tuition and Affordability

Southeastern Baptist College is a relative bargain, with lower tuition and fees than most schools offering similar degrees.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The purpose of Southeastern Baptist College is to glorify God by providing quality post-secondary education from a biblical world view in a Christian atmosphere, thereby developing Christian growth in students and preparing them for service in the Kingdom of God."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Southeastern Baptist College

Southeastern Baptist College
4229 Hwy 15 N
Laurel , MS 39440-9989
General Phone: (601) 426-6346

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Southeastern Baptist College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy8bible studies
Liberal Arts3general studies
Business and Management0business management

Number of programs and degrees for Southeastern Baptist College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree73
Bachelor's degree41

Southeastern Baptist College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Southeastern Baptist College had a total enrollment of 81 students (54 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 2%
20-21 5%
22-24 15%
25-29 20%
30-34 5%
35-39 15%
40-49 17%
50-64 12%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Southeastern Baptist College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 63 %

Southeastern Baptist College Room and Board (2007)

Southeastern Baptist College offers campus housing for 60 of its 54 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Laurel, Mississippi for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Mississippi Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Southeastern Baptist College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,250
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,250
Room and board $ 1,600
Room charge $ 1,600
Books and supplies $ 800
Other expenses $ 800

Financial Aid:
Southeastern Baptist College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 243500)

Southeastern Baptist College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year3$33,2210*
All faculty totalcalendar year3$33,2210*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Southeastern Baptist College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Liberal Arts
General Studies

Religion And Philosophy
Bible/Biblical Studies

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Southeastern Baptist College Highlights

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What Sets Southeastern Baptist College Apart:

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% students 40 years or older
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Top 7%Southeastern Baptist College % students 40 years or older
Male % of student body
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Top 10%Southeastern Baptist College Male % of student body
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
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Top 18%Southeastern Baptist College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% of degrees in religion and philosophy
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Top 19%Southeastern Baptist College % of degrees in religion and philosophy

checked Baptist affiliation
checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing

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