Business Schools In Mississippi

In Mississippi, there are 36 accredited schools where business classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of business and business training in Mississippi, which includes business training at the following levels:

  • Business Certificate
  • Associates degree in Business
  • Bachelors degree in Business
  • Masters degree in Business
  • PhD degree in Business


Schools

  1. Alcorn State University

    1000 ASU Dr Ste 359, Alcorn State, Mississippi 39096-7500

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  2. Belhaven University

    1500 Peachtree St, Jackson, Mississippi 39202

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  3. Blue Mountain College

    201 W Main St, Blue Mountain, Mississippi 38610-9509

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  4. Coahoma Community College

    3240 Friars Point Rd, Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614

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  5. Antonelli College in Jackson

    2323 Lakeland Drive, Jackson, Mississippi 39232

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  6. Copiah-Lincoln Community College

    1001 Co-Lin Lane, Wesson, Mississippi 39191

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  7. Delta State University

    Hwy 8 West, Cleveland, Mississippi 38733

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  8. East Central Community College

    275 West Broad Street, Decatur, Mississippi 39327-0129

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  9. East Mississippi Community College

    1512 Kemper Street, Scooba, Mississippi 39358-0158

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  10. Hinds Community College

    505 East Main Street, Raymond, Mississippi 39154

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  11. Holmes Community College

    #1 Hill St, Goodman, Mississippi 39079

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  12. Itawamba Community College

    602 W Hill St, Fulton, Mississippi 38843-1099

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  13. Jackson State University

    1440 J R Lynch St, Jackson, Mississippi 39217

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  14. Jones County Junior College

    900 S Court St, Ellisville, Mississippi 39437

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  15. Meridian Community College

    910 Hwy 19 N, Meridian, Mississippi 39307-5801

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  16. Millsaps College

    1701 N State St, Jackson, Mississippi 39210-0001

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  17. Mississippi Delta Community College

    Hwy 3 and Cherry St, Moorhead, Mississippi 38761

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  18. University of Mississippi Main Campus

    Oxford, Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677-1848

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. Mississippi University for Women

    1100 College Street, Columbus, Mississippi 39701

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  20. Mississippi Valley State University

    14000 Highway 82 West, Itta Bena, Mississippi 38941-1400

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  21. Mississippi College

    200 South Capitol Street, Clinton, Mississippi 39058

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  22. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

    51 Main Street, Perkinston, Mississippi 39573

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  23. Mississippi State University

    Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762

    157 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. Northeast Mississippi Community College

    101 Cunningham Blvd, Booneville, Mississippi 38829

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  25. Northwest Mississippi Community College

    4975 Hwy 51 N, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668-1714

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  26. Pearl River Community College

    101 Hwy 11 N, Poplarville, Mississippi 39470

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  27. Rust College

    150 Rust Ave, Holly Springs, Mississippi 38635

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  28. Southeastern Baptist College

    4229 Hwy 15 N, Laurel, Mississippi 39440-9989

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  29. Southwest Mississippi Community College

    1156 College Dr, Summit, Mississippi 39666-0000

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  30. University of Southern Mississippi

    118 College Drive # 0001, Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39406-0001

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  31. William Carey University

    498 Tuscan Ave, Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401-5499

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  32. Antonelli College in Hattiesburg

    1500 N 31st Ave, Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401

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  33. Virginia College-Jackson

    4795 Interstate 55 N, Jackson, Mississippi 39206-4026

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  34. Virginia College-Biloxi

    920 Cedar Lake Rd-Ste C, Biloxi, Mississippi 39532

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  35. ITT Technical Institute in Madison, MI

    382 Galleria Pkwy Ste 100, Madison, Mississippi 39110

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  36. Strayer University-Mississippi

    460 Briarwood Dr, Jackson, Mississippi 39206

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Business Employment

Mississippi 30,210
National 4,698,490

Of all of the business professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Mississippi state.

Employment Growth for Business professionals In Mississippi

31,460 28,060 28,450 28,500 30,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of business professionals is shrinking in Mississippi. In 2010 there were 1,250 less business professionals working in Mississippi than there were in 2006. This represents a 4% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the national trend for business professionals which shows a 3% increase in the number of business professionals working around the nation.

Business VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$63,536 $67,949 $70,138 $70,881 $71,097
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Mississippi, as the number of business professionals is declining, the salaries earned by business professionals are increasing. In 2006 business professionals made a mean salary of $63,536 per year, and in 2010 they made $71,097 per year.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in Mississippi

10th percentile
$36,722
25th percentile
$45,865
50th percentile
$62,461
75th percentile
$70,646
90th percentile
$93,326

This represents a 11% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 154% pay differential between the highest paid business professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of business in Mississippi.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in Mississippi

Accounting
$38,782
Advertising
$52,938
Business
$71,097
Business Administration
$69,820
Business Management
$70,918
Fashion Marketing
$50,910
Fashion Merchandising
$47,618
Finance
$60,954
Forensic Accounting
$57,120
Hospitality
$28,914
Hotel Management
$40,990
Human Resources
$52,220
International Business
$62,233
Management
$66,308
Marketing
$70,580
Project Management
$70,510
Property Management
$36,180
Public Relations
$63,040
Restaurant Management
$49,280
Risk Management
$71,360
Small Business
$87,910
Sports Management
$92,990
Supply Chain Management
$63,690

In Mississippi, business professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Business programs available for each degree type for all schools in Mississippi

associate
56
bachelor
63
master
26
doctor
5
Certificate
6
Total156

As the number of business professionals is decreasing in Mississippi state, the number of students graduating from the 36 accredited business schools in Mississippi state is increasing. In 2006 there were 3,784 business graduates from business courses in Mississippi and in 2010 there were 4,448 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of business school degree or certificate graduates in Mississippi by 18%. A majority of these graduates, or 40%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in business.

Business Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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