Mississippi contains three schools that offer database management programs. University of Southern Mississippi, the highest-ranking database management school in MS, has a total student population of 15,300 and is the 1880th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 database management schools in Mississippi, all of them 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 Hinds Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,143/yr.
Database Management students from Mississippi schools who go on to become database managers, database administrators, database engineers, database developers and professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 108,080 people working as database administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $74,290. Also, Computer support specialists make on average $47,360 per year and there are about 540,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Mississippi alone, there are 2,420 employed computer support specialists earning an average yearly salary of $38,670. Database administrators in this state earn $51,680/yr and there are 340 employed.
Also, within the database management schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from database 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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