Mississippi contains one school that offers fire science programs. Meridian Community College has a total student population of 3,949 and is the 4485th highest ranked school in America.
Fire Science students from Mississippi schools who go on to become fire scientists, firemen, firewomen, firefighters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Fire inspectors and investigators make on average $56,310 per year and there are about 12,180 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the fire science schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from fire science, 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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