Natchez Junior College was a private junior college located in Natchez, Mississippi, United States. Natchez was a historically black college. Natchez opened in 1884 and closed in 1989. Natchez College was formed in 1884 by an effort of the Baptist State Missionary Convention led by George W. Gayles. The school was initially called Natchez College and stopped giving bachelor’s degrees and became a junior college in the 1960s.