Itawamba Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies:
Vice President of Student Services
Itawamba Community College
602 W. Hill Street
Fulton, MS 38843
The College reserves the right to amend or change policies and procedures stated herein as it deems necessary for the orderly operation of the institution. Information contained in the online version of the Catalog may be out-of-date, no longer applicable or may contain typographical errors. Contact the appropriate department or individual to verify any information in the Catalog. This catalog is not a contract but rather a guide.
Web Content Disclaimer
All information provided in Itawamba Community College's official website is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute a legal contract between the College and any person or entity unless otherwise specified. Information on the official College website is subject to change without prior notice. Although every reasonable effort is made to present current and accurate information, Itawamba Community College makes no guarantees.
Any links to external websites and/or non-Itawamba Community College information provided on college pages or returned from college Web search engines are provided as a courtesy. They should not be construed as an endorsement by Itawamba Community College of the content or views of the linked materials. Itawamba Community College is not responsible for any information or material located at other sites.
Itawamba Community College demonstrates a firm commitment to your privacy and protection. ICC:
- Doesn't sell your contact information.
- Keeps statistical logs.
- Cookies are used to preserve session data.
- Does security scans of systems
Security Precautions You Should Take
Although ICC makes every effort to secure its networks, the College cannot guarantee privacy of online communications. Use discretion in providing information in online classes, chatrooms or other open forums on the Web. If you use any of ICC's portals to access personal records, be sure to "lock up" when you leave by exiting the site AND closing your browser. Otherwise, the next person to use the computer may see your information.
Other Sites Have Different Policies
This site contains links to other independently managed sites. Some may use information for purposes other than stated above. Be sure to read their separate privacy statements. Itawamba sites also contain links to sites outside the College. These sites may have their own privacy statement or none at all. ICC urges you to exercise caution when providing personal data to any site. Check its policies and contact it if you have questions.
Protecting Children's Privacy
ICC encourages parents to explore ICC's website with their children. If ICC learns that a child under age 13 has provided personally identifiable information to its sites, the College will promptly remove it from its files. For more on children's privacy rights, read about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act at the FTC's website.
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA)
Everything Subject To Change
College policies are subject to change. ICC encourages you to check for updates occasionally.
ICC Notification Statement
Itawamba Community College is a two-year public-supported community college dedicated to serving the educational needs of the residents primarily of Chickasaw, Itawamba, Lee, Monroe and Pontotoc counties in Northeast Mississippi. Its main purpose is to provide comprehensive educational opportunities of the highest quality through academic, vocational-technical and personal enrichment programs in order to meet local needs at low cost to students.
The College fully subscribes to the philosophy that the mission of the community college is to bring the concept of educational opportunities for all closer to reality. To support this philosophy, the College has an open admissions policy that provides students an opportunity to pursue a college/university parallel Associate of Arts degree, a technical Associate of Applied Science degree or an occupational Vocational Certificate. In addition, students are encouraged to participate in special interest programs. The students receive academic skills and application strategies to assume their roles in society and in the workplace. Additionally, residents within the district are presented special services and activities designed to promote economic growth.
More specifically, Itawamba Community College provides the following: college parallel programs that allow students to transfer a maximum of two years of college work to four-year colleges and universities; technical and vocational programs that prepare students for immediate employment; continuing education and community service programs for individuals striving for professional growth and/or personal enrichment; educational services which contribute to the needs of new, expanding or existing businesses and industries and to the training needs of the people; educational programs and services for students with special needs; and adult basic education programs committed to increasing the literacy level of the adult population.
Candidates for admission to academic, technical or vocational programs may be admitted by diploma - students are required to present an official transcript from a high school accredited by the appropriate state or regional accreditation association; by completing the appropriate number of Carnegie units; by successfully completing the GED test - students are required to have an official copy of the GED transcript mailed to the Registrar/Director of Admissions by advanced standing (college transfer students). Some technical programs may have selective criteria for admission.
Itawamba Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, disability or age in its educational programs and activities, employment or admissions.
In compliance with Title IV of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX, Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Itawamba Community College makes available its curricular and extracurricular programs and its facilities to every qualified person regardless of race, sex, color, creed, national origin or disability. Itawamba Community College complies with all applicable laws regarding affirmative action and equal opportunity in all of its activities and programs and does not discriminate against anyone protected by law because of age, creed, color, national origin, race, religion, sex, disability, veteran or other status. The designated officer of compliance is Buddy Collins, vice president of Student Services, Itawamba Community College, 602 West Hill Street, Fulton, MS 38843 (662.862.8271) (TitleIXCoordinator@iccms.edu).