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Sports Medicine Schools In Mississippi

In Mississippi, there are 5 accredited schools where sports medicine classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sports medicine academic community in Mississippi, and the future trends in sports medicine training at the following levels:


  1. Alcorn State University

    1000 ASU Dr Ste 359, Alcorn State, Mississippi 39096-7500

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Delta State University

    Hwy 8 West, Cleveland, Mississippi 38733

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

    275 West Broad Street, Decatur, Mississippi 39327-0129

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Northeast Mississippi Community College

    101 Cunningham Blvd, Booneville, Mississippi 38829

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

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

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

Mississippi 2,530
National 308,430

Approximately 1% of the country's sports medicine professionals work in Mississippi state.

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In Mississippi

2,820 2,810 3,050 3,070 3,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Mississippi, sports medicine is a growing field. In 2010 there were 280 more sports medicine professionals working in Mississippi than there were in 2006. Thus, in Mississippi, this field has grown by 10% in four years. This growth is slower than the change in the number of sports medicine professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of sports medicine professionals has grown by 24% from 2006 to 2010.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$55,428 $64,362 $72,704 $73,410 $79,636
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of sports medicine professionals is growing, the salaries paid to sports medicine professionals are increasing in Mississippi. In 2006 sports medicine professionals made a mean salary of $55,428 per year, and in 2010 they made $79,636 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Mississippi

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Thus, sports medicine professionals' salaries grew by 30% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Mississippi, there is a slight variation in pay, within the field of sports medicine. The pay differential between the highest paid sports medicine professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is -1%

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Mississippi

Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy Assistant
Physician Assistant
Sports Medicine

In Mississippi, sports medicine professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine programs available for each degree type for all schools in Mississippi


A majority of these graduates, or 60%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of sports medicine faculty in Mississippi, growth in the field of sports medicine academia and faculty salaries in Mississippi. If you are involved in teaching sports medicine courses to students at the associates degree in sports medicine, and bachelors degree in sports medicine 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 sports medicine faculty in Mississippi. A summary of what your peers have told us up until now will be available once you submit your information.

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