9 of 15 Miss. community colleges to raise tuition

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Tuition at Mississippi’s junior and community colleges will increase by an average of about 4 percent this fall, according to figures from the state Board of Community and Junior Colleges.

Of the state’s 15 independently governed institutions, nine plan to raise charges on students.

Average tuition will rise to $2,476 annually, up from $2,377 in the 2013-2014 school year, according to board figures.

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