Mississippi contains one school that offers gunsmithing programs. Mississippi Delta Community College has a total student population of 3,302 and is the 4510th highest ranked school in America.
Gunsmithing students from Mississippi schools who go on to become gunsmithers, gunsmiths, research and development machinists, machinists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,268,930 people working as maintenance and repair workers, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,520. Also, Machinists make on average $38,940 per year and there are about 380,720 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Mississippi alone, there are 4,200 employed machinists earning an average yearly salary of $37,600. Maintenance and repair workers, general in this state earn $29,530/yr and there are 13,020 employed.
Also, within the gunsmithing schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from gunsmithing, 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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