Civil Engineering Schools In Mississippi

Mississippi has 6 accredited civil engineering schools where civil engineering faculty who teach civil engineering classes can find employment. The trends in Mississippi's civil engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in civil engineering includes civil engineering training at the following levels:

  • Civil Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering
  • Masters degree in Civil Engineering


  1. Jackson State University

    1440 J R Lynch St, Jackson, Mississippi 39217

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Jones County Junior College

    900 S Court St, Ellisville, Mississippi 39437

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Mississippi Main Campus

    Oxford, Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677-1848

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Mississippi State University

    Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762

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

    101 Cunningham Blvd, Booneville, Mississippi 38829

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Northwest Mississippi Community College

    4975 Hwy 51 N, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668-1714

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Civil Engineering Employment

Mississippi 3,870
National 415,840

Approximately 1% of the country's civil engineering professionals work in Mississippi state.

Employment Growth for Civil engineering professionals In Mississippi

3,750 3,270 3,450 3,500 3,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Mississippi, civil engineering is a growing field. In Mississippi, 120 more civil engineering professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Mississippi, this field has grown by 3% in four years. This growth is slower than the national trend for civil engineering professionals which shows a 3% decrease in the number of civil engineering professionals working around the nation.

Civil Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$45,803 $47,023 $49,393 $51,850 $52,057
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by civil engineering professionals is increasing in Mississippi. Civil engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $45,803 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $52,057 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Mississippi

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This represents a growth in salaries of 12%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Mississippi state, within the field of civil engineering, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid civil engineering professionals earn 140% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Mississippi

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

In Mississippi, civil engineering professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Mississippi


The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited civil engineering schools in Mississippi is increasing. In 2006 there were 103 civil engineering graduates from civil engineering courses in Mississippi and in 2010 there were 123 graduates.

This represents a 19% increase in the number of civil engineering degree or certificate school graduates in Mississippi state. A majority of these graduates, or 38%, graduated with a associate's degree in civil engineering.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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The number of civil engineering faculty, growth in the field of civil engineering academia and civil engineering faculty salaries in Mississippi, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching civil engineering courses to students at the certificate in civil engineering, associates degree in civil engineering, bachelors degree in civil engineering, and masters degree in civil engineering levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future civil engineering faculty in Mississippi. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see the data we have collected thus far.

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