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Educational Administration Schools in Mississippi

709 Education Admin students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Educational Administration is the 2nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Educational Administration Majors in Mississippi

Education Admin majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 567
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 136
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 136
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 136
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

In Mississippi, a education admin major is more popular with women than with men.

Educational Administration Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of education admin majors in Mississippi is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.7%
  • Black or African American: 37.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.8%
  • White: 58.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 1.6%
Educational Administration Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Educational Administration Grads in Mississippi

4,930 people in the state and 498,200 in the nation are employed in jobs related to education admin.

Educational Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. MS

Wages for Educational Administration Jobs in Mississippi

In this state, education admin grads earn an average of $77,330. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,570.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Mississippi that offer education admin degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

272 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
5,040 Total Students

99% of students get financical aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.35 years. The student loan default rate is 7.10% which is lower than average.

84 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
21,617 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,100 a year. The average student takes 4.44 years to complete their degree at Ole Miss. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 84% are considered full time.

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
4,733 Total Students

An average student at MC will pay a net price of $17,192. The student loan default rate of 7.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. In their early career, MC grads earn an average salary of $31,700.

#4

Mississippi State University

Mississippi State
68 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
22,226 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $16,830. The average student takes 4.56 years to complete their degree at Mississippi State. The student loan default rate is 7.60% which is lower than average.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
14,133 Total Students

The average student takes 4.60 years to complete their degree at Southern Miss. A typical student attending Southern Miss will pay a net price of $14,126. 94% of students get financical aid.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
7,020 Total Students

68% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,492. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
4,574 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.27 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $31,700 after graduation.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
3,751 Total Students

The average student takes 4.65 years to complete their degree at Delta State University. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $12,914.

#9

Alcorn State University

Alcorn State
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
3,523 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,352. 86% of students get financical aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
2,811 Total Students

100% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,152. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 67% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
625 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

Educational Administration Careers in MS

Some of the careers education admin majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Postsecondary Education Administrators 11% $80,500
Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators 8% $77,020
Education Administrators 8% $85,200
Preschool Education Administrators 5% $36,960

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to education admin.

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,317
Teacher Education Subject Specific 641
Special Education 301
General Education 265
Student Counseling 165
Curriculum & Instruction 145
Other Education 94
Instructional Media Design 40

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