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Schools Offering Fashion Programs in Mississippi


Around 0.0% of Mississippi's graduates graduate from fashion degree programs every year. Thus, Mississippi's 4 fashion schools put out approximately 8 fashion professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Mississippi that has a fashion program is Mississippi College. Mississippi College, which was ranked 73rd in the country in 2010, is located in Clinton. no students graduated with a degree in fashion from Mississippi College in 2010. Students at Mississippi College paid $13,530 per year in tuition fees.

Hinds Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Mississippi that has a fashion program. It is located in Raymond. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Hinds Community College fashion program. Hinds Community College charged in-state students $2,060 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Mississippi that has a fashion program is Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, which was ranked 81st in the country in 2010, is located in Perkinston. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College fashion program. The tuition rate at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College was $2,712 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Mississippi fashion school, average tuition will be $5,108 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,060 per year to $13,530 per year. In 2010, the following Mississippi fashion schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Mississippi College - located in Clinton, students are charged $13,530 per year
  2. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - located in Perkinston, students are charged $2,712 per year
  3. Northeast Mississippi Community College - located in Booneville, students are charged $2,130 per year

The following Mississippi fashion schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Hinds Community College - located in Raymond, students are charged $2,060 per year
  2. Northeast Mississippi Community College - located in Booneville, students are charged $2,130 per year
  3. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - located in Perkinston, students are charged $2,712 per year

A fashion degree from a Mississippi school... what next?

Many Mississippi fashion graduates become a merchadiser, fashion magazine editor, photographer, sales associate, and pattern designer. Mississippi had 37,420 fashion professionals in 2010. 720 of these fashion professionals were marketing managers, 570 were merchadisers, and 460 were fashion magazine editors. The Mississippi counties with the largest populations of fashion professional are:

  1. Copiah County - 8,750 fashion professionals
  2. Alcorn County - 7,390 fashion professionals
  3. Hancock County - 3,790 fashion professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 50,320 fashion professionals will be working in Mississippi. This would require the number of fashion professional to grow by 9%.

Salary

On average, fashion professionals earn a salary of $39,023 per year in Mississippi state. However, Mississippi fashion professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,560 per year to more than $159,740 per year in 2010. Fashion professionals in the following Mississippi counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Copiah County - $51,190 per year
  2. Hancock County - $46,697 per year
  3. Clarke County - $39,948 per year

On average, fashion professionals earn the least in the following Mississippi counties:

  1. Forrest County - $22,590 per year
  2. George County - $23,890 per year
  3. Attala County - $31,418 per year

The fashion professionals with highest average salaries in Mississippi were:

  1. Marketing Manager - $75,380 per year
  2. Merchadiser - $46,720 per year
  3. Fashion Magazine Editor - $38,920 per year

The fashion professionals with lowest average salaries in Mississippi were:

  1. Knitter - $24,950 per year
  2. Sales Associate - $23,390 per year

More Information

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

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

  • Associate's Degree in Fashion in Mississippi
  • Certificate in Fashion in Mississippi

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,249 miles from location Hinds Community College Raymond MS 19.3052 n/a 11,752
6,174 miles from location Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston MS 18.5666 n/a 10,064
6,244 miles from location Mississippi College Clinton MS 26.5242 44% 4,796
6,143 miles from location Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville MS 17.6045 n/a 3,633
 

Curious what studying Fashion 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)
1
Retail Salespersons + 35,050 $23,390 -4.4%
2
Marketing Managers + 720 $75,380 2.9%
3
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products + 570 $46,720 67.6%
4
Editors + 460 $38,920 43.8%
5
Photographers + 370 $29,430 2.8%
6
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders + 150 $24,950 -16.7%
7
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers + 100 $34,370 -54.5%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are fashion related jobs in Mississippi