Are you thinking about a career change or looking to gain a new skill?

Maybe you have never attended college before and you are ready to do MORE!

Now is YOUR time for a FRESH START!

Mississippi Gulf Coast is excited to offer the Fresh Start Opportunity! This program is designed for students over the age of 21 that have never attended college or have been out of college for 2 years or longer.

The Fresh Start Opportunity will provide up to $800 toward your total cost of attendance or you may choose to simply take one course for FREE! This is a great way for students to tryout a course and experience what MGCCC can offer.

The “Fresh Start” Opportunity

  • $800 or one free course
  • Be 21 years of age or older
  • Must have been out of college for two years or have never attended college
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With online degree options and programs to fit your career goals, MGCCC can help create a path to success. Plus, you may qualify for special grants and scholarship opportunities.

Complete 2 Compete

Complete 2 Compete (C2C) is a Mississippi state program focused on helping Mississippi adults who have completed some college, finish the requirements necessary to earn their degrees.

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To register for your free course or additional courses, contact your campus Enrollment Services Center. All Enrollment Services Centers are open Monday-Friday from 8 am until 5 pm.

Enrollment Service Centers provide students with one location to address all admissions, financial aid and guidance needs. Admissions and financial aid services include assistance with the application process and receipt of documents to complete requirements.

Schedule an Appointment with an Enrollment Specialist

Enrollment Service Centers provide students with one location to address all admissions, financial aid and guidance needs. Admissions and financial aid services include assistance with the application process and receipt of documents to complete requirements.

Select your campus and choose a date and time that works with your schedule.


Contact your campus Enrollment Services Center

Enrollment Service Centers provide students with one location to address all admissions, financial aid and guidance needs. Admissions and financial aid services include assistance with the application process and receipt of documents to complete requirements.

If you have questions or want to know if you qualify for these opportunities then email or call our Enrollment Service Centers today!