Biloxi, MS (population: 44,436) has two psychiatry schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Xavier University of Louisiana, the highest ranked school in this group with a psychiatry program, has a total student population of 3,338. It is the 543rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Louisiana (#1 is Tulane University of Louisiana).
Psychiatry students from Biloxi schools who go on to become psychiatric aides, psychiatrists, educational psychologists, psychiatristss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,210 people working as psychiatrists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $163,660. Also, Psychiatric aides make on average $27,430 per year and there are about 62,610 of them employed in the US today.
Biloxi lies in Harrison county, which is one of the 35 counties in Mississippi. Overall, the Gulfport-Biloxi area has 101,900 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.9% unemployment rate, $17.09/hr average worker wage, and a $35,540 average annual salary.
Of the 2 psychiatry schools with a 100-mile radius of Biloxi, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Xavier University of Louisiana comes out as the most expensive ($16,084/yr) for psychiatry students, with Xavier University of Louisiana as the lowest, reported at only $16,084/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Biloxi|
|New Orleans||LA||206,720||16||21.1636||643||64.2 miles|
|Bay Minette||AL||-||1||14.4825||35||76.2 miles|
|Orange Beach||AL||-||1||9.16962||21||81.4 miles|