Marketing in Mississippi

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Schools Offering Marketing Programs in Mississippi


Each year, approximately 0.9% of Mississippi graduates receive degrees in marketing. Thus, Mississippi's 18 marketing schools put out approximately 652 marketing professionals each year.

Top Schools

Mississippi State University, which was ranked 64th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Mississippi that has a marketing program. It is located in Mississippi State. In 2010, Mississippi State University graduated 139 students from its marketing program. Mississippi State University charged in-state students $5,461 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Mississippi that has a marketing program is University of Mississippi Main Campus. University of Mississippi Main Campus, which was ranked 66th in the country in 2010, is located in University. 225 students graduated with degree in marketing from University of Mississippi Main Campus in 2010. Students at University of Mississippi Main Campus paid $5,436 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Mississippi that has a marketing program is Pearl River Community College. Pearl River Community College, which was ranked 69th in the country in 2010, is located in Poplarville. In 2010, Pearl River Community College graduated 16 students from its marketing programs. Tuition at Pearl River Community College was $2,180 per year.

Cost

Marketing schools in Mississippi, charge students an average tuition of $3,740 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $13,530 per year, or as little as $1,680 per year. The Mississippi marketing schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Mississippi College - located in Clinton, students are charged $13,530 per year
  2. Mississippi State University - located in Mississippi State, students are charged $5,461 per year
  3. University of Southern Mississippi - located in Hattiesburg, students are charged $5,452 per year

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

  1. Itawamba Community College - located in Fulton, students are charged $1,680 per year
  2. Northwest Mississippi Community College - located in Senatobia, students are charged $1,950 per year
  3. Hinds Community College - located in Raymond, students are charged $2,060 per year

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

In Mississippi, the largest numbers of marketing professional work in the following counties:

  1. Copiah County - 790 marketing professionals
  2. Alcorn County - 380 marketing professionals
  3. Clarke County - 230 marketing professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of marketing professionals is expected to grow by 20% by 2018. There are projected to be 2,900 marketing professionals working in the Mississippi then.

Salary

On average, marketing professionals earn $77,560 per year. In 2010, however, some Mississippi marketing professional earned as little as less than $21,890 per year or as much as more than $159,740 per year. The following counties in Mississippi have the highest average salaries for marketing professionals:

  1. Copiah County - $90,965 per year
  2. Hancock County - $80,960 per year
  3. Forrest County - $71,400 per year

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

  1. Attala County - $58,925 per year
  2. Adams County - $59,220 per year
  3. Alcorn County - $68,030 per year

On average, the highest paid marketing professionals in Mississippi were:

  1. Sales And Marketing Vice President - $79,740 per year
  2. Marketing Manager - $75,380 per year

On average, the lowest paid marketing professionals in Mississippi were:

  1. Sales And Marketing Vice President - $79,740 per year
  2. Marketing Manager - $75,380 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in marketing in Mississippi and to compare salaries with various related fields such as international business or fashion marketing, 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 Marketing in Mississippi
  • Bachelor's Degree in Marketing in Mississippi

Want to study at your own time and pace?

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
6,234 miles from location Strayer University-Mississippi Jackson MS n/a n/a n/a
6,155 miles from location Mississippi State University Mississippi State MS 35.5573 38% 18,601
6,198 miles from location University of Mississippi Main Campus University MS 33.9448 38% 15,932
6,185 miles from location University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg MS 30.4339 56% 15,300
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
6,237 miles from location Jackson State University Jackson MS 27.7583 20% 8,783
6,223 miles from location Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia MS 17.4796 n/a 8,211
6,134 miles from location Itawamba Community College Fulton MS 18.9111 n/a 7,596
6,198 miles from location Pearl River Community College Poplarville MS 31.0652 94% 5,519
6,178 miles from location Jones County Junior College Ellisville MS 17.033 n/a 5,250
6,137 miles from location East Mississippi Community College Scooba MS 18.7095 n/a 4,993
6,244 miles from location Mississippi College Clinton MS 26.5242 44% 4,796
6,208 miles from location Delta State University Cleveland MS 29.6627 80% 4,031
6,151 miles from location Meridian Community College Meridian MS 17.2041 n/a 3,949
6,248 miles from location Copiah-Lincoln Community College Wesson MS 19.2783 n/a 3,740
6,143 miles from location Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville MS 17.6045 n/a 3,633
6,251 miles from location Southwest Mississippi Community College Summit MS 17.3155 n/a 2,119
 

Curious what studying Marketing 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
Sales Managers + 1,550 $79,740 -16.7%
2
Marketing Managers + 720 $75,380 2.9%
 

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