Accreditation & Mission


The Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by the Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) and the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN).  Information regarding the accreditation status may be directed to:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
Telephone number 1-404-975-5000

3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
Telephone Number 1-601-432-6198


Mission Statement

The mission of the Associate Degree Nursing Program at Mississippi Delta Community College is to prepare graduates for entry level nursing practice in a variety of health care settings.


Student Achievement Outcome Data

Licensure Exam Pass Rate
 Expected Level of Achievement:  1st write NCLEX-RNĀ® pass rate at or above 80%.
2015 Graduates 86.36%
2016 Graduates 100%
2017 Graduates 72%
Graduation  Rate
 Expected Level of Achievement:  62%
2016 Graduates 62%
2017 Graduates 65%
Employment  Rate
 Expected Level of Achievement:  90%
2015 Graduates 100%
2016 Graduates 100%
2017 Graduates Data will be available after December 2017