Computer Engineering in Mississippi

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Schools Offering Computer Engineering Programs in Mississippi


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Mississippi receive computer engineering degrees every year. That means an estimated 40 computer engineers graduate from Mississippi's 4 computer engineering schools each year.

Top Schools

Mississippi State University, which is located in Mississippi State, is the top-ranked school in Mississippi that has a computer engineering program. It received a ranking of 64th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 25 students graduated from Mississippi State University's computer engineering program. Students at Mississippi State University paid $5,461 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Mississippi that has a computer engineering program is University of Southern Mississippi. University of Southern Mississippi, which was ranked 70th in the country in 2010, is located in Hattiesburg. In 2010, 4 students graduated from University of Southern Mississippi computer engineering program. University of Southern Mississippi charged in-state students $5,452 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Mississippi with a computer engineering program is Jackson State University, which is located in Jackson. In 2010, it was ranked 72nd nationwide. In 2010, Jackson State University graduated 11 students from its computer engineering programs. Jackson State University charged in-state students $5,050 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Mississippi computer engineering school, average tuition will be $4,475 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,938 per year to $5,461 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Mississippi computer engineering schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Mississippi State University - located in Mississippi State, students are charged $5,461 per year
  2. University of Southern Mississippi - located in Hattiesburg, students are charged $5,452 per year
  3. Jackson State University - located in Jackson, students are charged $5,050 per year

The computer engineering schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Mississippi were:

  1. Holmes Community College - located in Goodman, students are charged $1,938 per year
  2. Jackson State University - located in Jackson, students are charged $5,050 per year
  3. University of Southern Mississippi - located in Hattiesburg, students are charged $5,452 per year

A computer engineering degree from a Mississippi school... what next?

Most people who graduate from computer engineering school in Mississippi go on to work as a computer engineer. If you decide to work as a computer engineer in Mississippi, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 30 Mississippi computer engineers as of 2010. In Mississippi, the largest numbers of computer engineers work in the following counties:

Salary

On average, computer engineers earn $77,220 per year.

More Information

For more data regarding a career in computer engineering in Mississippi and to compare salaries with various related fields such as software engineering or electrical engineering, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering in Mississippi
  • Master's Degree in Computer Engineering in Mississippi
  • Doctoral Degree in Computer Engineering in Mississippi

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,155 miles from location Mississippi State University Mississippi State MS 35.5573 38% 18,601
6,185 miles from location University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg MS 30.4339 56% 15,300
6,237 miles from location Jackson State University Jackson MS 27.7583 20% 8,783
6,220 miles from location Holmes Community College Goodman MS 18.8771 n/a 6,466
 

Curious what studying Computer Engineering gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Mississippi

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Computer Hardware Engineers + 30 $77,220 -50.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are computer engineering related jobs in Mississippi