Teaching Schools In Mississippi

In Mississippi, there are 23 accredited schools where teaching classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching training in Mississippi, which includes teaching training at the following levels:

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


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

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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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

    157 U.S. News National University Ranking
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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 Teaching Employment

Mississippi 36,530
National 4,078,490

Of all of the teaching professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Mississippi.

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In Mississippi

38,620 37,300 37,230 37,110 34,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Teaching is a shrinking field in Mississippi. In Mississippi, 3,970 less teaching professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of teaching professionals has shrunk by 10%. This decline is faster than the change in the number of teaching professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of teaching professionals has shrunk by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Teaching VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$46,548 $50,153 $53,200 $53,288 $51,718
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to teaching professionals are growing in Mississippi. In 2006 teaching professionals made a mean salary of $46,548 per year, and in 2010 they made $51,718 per year.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Mississippi

10th percentile
$32,301
25th percentile
$39,686
50th percentile
$49,423
75th percentile
$61,233
90th percentile
$75,764

This represents a growth in salaries of 10%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of teaching, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid teaching professionals earning 135% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Mississippi state.

Average Salaries for Teaching 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

Teaching professionals in Mississippi earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
57
bachelor
75
master
55
doctor
7
Certificate
4
Total198

The number of students graduating from the 23 accredited teaching schools in Mississippi is increasing. In Mississippi, there were 3,137 graduates in 2006. And there were 3,313 graduates from teaching courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of teaching school degree or certificate graduates in Mississippi by 6%. 38% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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