Mississippi contains 37 schools that offer medicine and health programs. University of Mississippi Main Campus, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in MS, has a total student population of 15,932 and is the 1306th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 37 medicine and health 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.
Medicine and Health students from Mississippi schools who go on to become medicine and health professionals, office administrators, massage therapists, trainers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Mississippi alone, there are 28,030 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $57,630. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $76,570/yr and there are 2,190 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, 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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