Mississippi contains eight schools that offer architecture design programs. University of Southern Mississippi, the highest-ranking architecture design school in MS, has a total student population of 15,300 and is the 1880th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 architecture design schools in Mississippi, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Southern Mississippi comes out as the most expensive ($9,718/yr), with Northwest Mississippi Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,877/yr.
Architecture Design students from Mississippi schools who go on to become architecture designers, interior architects, architectural engineers, architectural project managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,412,730 people working as architecture and engineering employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $73,590. Also, Landscape architects make on average $65,910 per year and there are about 18,940 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Mississippi alone, there are 70 employed landscape architects earning an average yearly salary of $53,330. Architecture and engineering employees in this state earn $60,210/yr and there are 15,800 employed.
Also, within the architecture design schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from architecture design, there are 2225 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,759 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,828, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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