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Student Counseling Schools in Mississippi

165 students earned Student Counseling degrees in Mississippi in the 2018-2019 year.

A Student Counseling major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Student Counseling Majors in Mississippi

Student Counseling majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 164
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

In Mississippi, a student counseling major is more popular with women than with men.

Student Counseling Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of student counseling majors in Mississippi is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 40.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.4%
  • White: 54.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 1.8%
Student Counseling Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Student Counseling Grads in Mississippi

In this state, there are 2,080 people employed in jobs related to a student counseling degree, compared to 285,460 nationwide.

Student Counseling Jobs Nationwide vs. MS

Wages for Student Counseling Jobs in Mississippi

Student Counseling grads earn an average of $50,940 in the state and $60,160 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Mississippi that offer student counseling degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

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

It takes the average student 4.44 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 84%.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.65 years to graduate.

#3

Mississippi State University

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.56 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 86%.

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

Graduates earn an average $30,200 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 98% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $14,126.

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

This private school has an average net price of $17,192. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,700 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.31 years.

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

The average student takes 4.35 years to complete their degree at William Carey University. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.10%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,400 a year.

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

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 68% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.60 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 70% of students receive it.

Student Counseling Careers in MS

Some of the careers student counseling majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 13% $51,860

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to student counseling.

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,317
Educational Administration 709
Teacher Education Subject Specific 641
Special Education 301
General Education 265
Curriculum & Instruction 145
Other Education 94
Instructional Media Design 40

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