Mississippi contains 35 schools that offer business and finance programs. University of Mississippi Main Campus, the highest-ranking business and finance school in MS, has a total student population of 15,932 and is the 1306th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 35 business and finance schools in Mississippi, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Antonelli College comes out as the most expensive ($19,503/yr), with Pearl River Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,515/yr.
Business and Finance students from Mississippi schools who go on to become business and finance professionals, event planners, web developers, SEOs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Wholesale and retail buyers make on average $55,480 per year and there are about 116,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Mississippi alone, there are 550 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $46,850. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $50,710/yr and there are 26,420 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from business and finance, 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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