Computer Science Schools In Mississippi

There are 10 accredited computer science schools in Mississippi for faculty who teach computer science classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in computer science in the state of Mississippi, which encompasses computer science training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Computer Science
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science
  • Masters degree in Computer Science


Schools

  1. Belhaven University

    1500 Peachtree St, Jackson, Mississippi 39202

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  2. Coahoma Community College

    3240 Friars Point Rd, Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614

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  3. Copiah-Lincoln Community College

    1001 Co-Lin Lane, Wesson, Mississippi 39191

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  4. Holmes Community College

    #1 Hill St, Goodman, Mississippi 39079

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  5. Itawamba Community College

    602 W Hill St, Fulton, Mississippi 38843-1099

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  6. Mississippi Delta Community College

    Hwy 3 and Cherry St, Moorhead, Mississippi 38761

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  7. Mississippi College

    200 South Capitol Street, Clinton, Mississippi 39058

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  8. Northwest Mississippi Community College

    4975 Hwy 51 N, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668-1714

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  9. Rust College

    150 Rust Ave, Holly Springs, Mississippi 38635

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  10. Tougaloo College

    500 W County Line Rd, Tougaloo, Mississippi 39174

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Computer Science Employment

Mississippi 5,520
National 1,479,220

Of all of the computer science professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Mississippi.

Employment Growth for Computer science professionals In Mississippi

5,810 5,820 6,180 5,990 1,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Mississippi, the field of computer science is shrinking. In 2010 there were 3,840 less computer science professionals working in Mississippi than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of computer science professionals has shrunk by 66%. This is slower than the trend for computer science professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of computer science professionals has shrunk by 71% between 2006 and 2010.

Computer Science VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$49,688 $52,328 $53,314 $54,528 $56,113
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by computer science professionals is increasing in Mississippi. Computer science professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $49,688 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $56,113 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Mississippi

10th percentile
$33,563
25th percentile
$40,147
50th percentile
$52,560
75th percentile
$66,930
90th percentile
$87,290

This represents a growth in salaries of 11%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Mississippi state, within the field of computer science, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid computer science professionals earn 160% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Mississippi

Computer Engineering
$74,197
Computer Forensics
$51,870
Computer Programming
$53,960
Computer Science
$53,088
Information Systems
$66,975
Information Technology
$59,462

In Mississippi, computer science professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Computer Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Mississippi

associate
6
bachelor
4
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total11

As the number of computer science professionals is decreasing in Mississippi state, the number of students graduating from the 10 accredited computer science schools in Mississippi state is increasing. In 2006, 39 students graduated from computer science courses in Mississippi. And in 2010, 46 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of computer science school degree or certificate graduates in Mississippi by 18%. Most of these graduates, or 55%, earned a associate's degree in computer science.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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