Mississippi contains two schools that offer construction management programs. Waynesville Career Center, the highest-ranking construction management school in MS, has a total student population of 49 and is the 880th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 construction management schools in Mississippi, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sikeston Career and Technology Center comes out as the most expensive ($13,101/yr), with Waynesville Career Center as the lowest recorded at only $12,492/yr.
Construction Management students from Mississippi schools who go on to become construction superintendents, construction managers, contractors, subcontractors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 204,760 people working as construction managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Also, Painters, construction and maintenance make on average $37,320 per year and there are about 214,240 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Mississippi alone, there are 1,940 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average yearly salary of $27,710. Construction managers in this state earn $62,890/yr and there are 1,600 employed.
Also, within the construction management schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from construction management, 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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