Finance Schools In Mississippi

There are 10 accredited finance schools in Mississippi for faculty who teach finance classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of finance and finance training in Mississippi, which includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Finance
  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance
  • PhD degree in Finance


Schools

  1. Delta State University

    Hwy 8 West, Cleveland, Mississippi 38733

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  2. East Mississippi Community College

    1512 Kemper Street, Scooba, Mississippi 39358-0158

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Hinds Community College

    505 East Main Street, Raymond, Mississippi 39154

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  4. Jackson State University

    1440 J R Lynch St, Jackson, Mississippi 39217

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. University of Mississippi Main Campus

    Oxford, Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677-1848

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Mississippi College

    200 South Capitol Street, Clinton, Mississippi 39058

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Mississippi State University

    Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762

    157 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Pearl River Community College

    101 Hwy 11 N, Poplarville, Mississippi 39470

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. University of Southern Mississippi

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

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Strayer University-Mississippi

    460 Briarwood Dr, Jackson, Mississippi 39206

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Finance Employment

Mississippi 11,760
National 2,457,330

Approximately 0% of the country's finance professionals work in Mississippi state.

Employment Growth for Finance professionals In Mississippi

11,320 11,240 11,670 11,800 11,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of finance professionals is growing in Mississippi. In Mississippi, 440 more finance professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of finance professionals has grown by 4%. This growth is faster than the change in the number of finance professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of finance professionals has shrunk by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Finance VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$49,966 $60,510 $63,896 $61,509 $60,954
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by finance professionals is increasing in Mississippi. Finance professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $49,966 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $60,954 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Mississippi

10th percentile
$31,928
25th percentile
$40,739
50th percentile
$53,514
75th percentile
$72,803
90th percentile
$83,539

Thus, there was a 18% growth in finance professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Mississippi, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of finance. The pay differential between the highest paid finance professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 162%

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Mississippi

Accounting
$38,782
Business
$71,097
Business Administration
$69,820
Business Management
$70,918
Finance
$60,954
International Business
$62,233
Marketing
$70,580
Risk Management
$71,360
Small Business
$87,910

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
3
bachelor
9
master
6
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total19

The number of students graduating from the 10 accredited finance schools in Mississippi is increasing. In 2006, 94 students graduated from finance courses in Mississippi. And in 2010, 330 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of finance school degree or certificate graduates in Mississippi by 251%. 47% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in finance.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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