Elementary Education Schools In Mississippi

Elementary Education classes faculty can choose to work at one of 23 accredited elementary education schools in Mississippi. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the elementary education academic community in Mississippi, and the future trends in elementary education training at the following levels:

  • Elementary Education Certificate
  • Associates degree in Elementary Education
  • Bachelors degree in Elementary Education
  • Masters degree in Elementary Education
  • PhD degree in Elementary Education


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. Copiah-Lincoln Community College

    1001 Co-Lin Lane, Wesson, Mississippi 39191

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  6. Delta State University

    Hwy 8 West, Cleveland, Mississippi 38733

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  7. East Central Community College

    275 West Broad Street, Decatur, Mississippi 39327-0129

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  8. Hinds Community College

    505 East Main Street, Raymond, Mississippi 39154

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  9. Holmes Community College

    #1 Hill St, Goodman, Mississippi 39079

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  10. Itawamba Community College

    602 W Hill St, Fulton, Mississippi 38843-1099

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  11. Jackson State University

    1440 J R Lynch St, Jackson, Mississippi 39217

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  12. University of Mississippi Main Campus

    Oxford, Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677-1848

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  13. Mississippi University for Women

    1100 College Street, Columbus, Mississippi 39701

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  14. Mississippi Valley State University

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

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  15. Mississippi College

    200 South Capitol Street, Clinton, Mississippi 39058

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  16. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

    51 Main Street, Perkinston, Mississippi 39573

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  17. Mississippi State University

    Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762

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  18. Northeast Mississippi Community College

    101 Cunningham Blvd, Booneville, Mississippi 38829

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  19. Northwest Mississippi Community College

    4975 Hwy 51 N, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668-1714

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  20. Rust College

    150 Rust Ave, Holly Springs, Mississippi 38635

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  21. University of Southern Mississippi

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

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  22. Tougaloo College

    500 W County Line Rd, Tougaloo, Mississippi 39174

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  23. William Carey University

    498 Tuscan Ave, Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401-5499

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Elementary Education Employment

Mississippi 17,100
National 2,108,120

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

Employment Growth for Elementary education professionals In Mississippi

20,350 19,940 20,020 18,770 17,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of elementary education professionals is shrinking in Mississippi. There were 3,250 less elementary education professionals working in Mississippi in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of elementary education professionals has shrunk by 16%. This decline is faster than the national trend for elementary education professionals which shows a 0% decrease in the number of elementary education professionals working around the nation.

Elementary Education VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$44,443 $46,548 $48,992 $49,160 $49,220
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Elementary Education
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of elementary education professionals is declining, the salaries paid to elementary education professionals are increasing in Mississippi. Elementary education professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $44,443 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $49,220 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Elementary education professionals in Mississippi

10th percentile
$35,985
25th percentile
$41,948
50th percentile
$48,620
75th percentile
$56,992
90th percentile
$65,255

This represents a 10% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of elementary education, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid elementary education professionals earning 81% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Mississippi state.

Average Salaries for Elementary education professionals and related professions in Mississippi

Early Childhood Education
$37,258
Educational Leadership
$71,345
Elementary Education
$49,220
Special Education
$43,983
Teaching
$50,821
Visual Communications
$29,620

In Mississippi, elementary education professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Elementary Education programs available for each degree type for all schools in Mississippi

associate
9
bachelor
14
master
10
doctor
2
Certificate
4
Total39

The number of students graduating from the 23 accredited elementary education schools in Mississippi is increasing. In 2006 there were 1,639 elementary education graduates from elementary education courses in Mississippi and in 2010 there were 1,722 graduates.

Thus there was a 5% percent increase in the number of elementary education school degree or certificate graduates in Mississippi. A majority of these graduates, or 36%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in elementary education.

Elementary Education Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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