Mississippi contains fifteen schools that offer automotive technology programs. Pearl River Community College, the highest-ranking automotive technology school in MS, has a total student population of 5,519 and is the 1741st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 automotive technology schools in Mississippi, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Meridian Community College comes out as the most expensive ($7,593/yr), with Pearl River Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,515/yr.
Automotive Technology students from Mississippi schools who go on to become automotive engineers, automotive technicians, mechanics, automotive specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Automotive body and related repairers make on average $41,020 per year and there are about 133,290 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the automotive technology schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from automotive technology, 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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