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Marketing Schools in Mississippi

768 Marketing students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Marketing major is the 3rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Marketing Majors in Mississippi

Marketing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 509
Associate’s Degree 124
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 117
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 117
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 18

Gender Distribution

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

Marketing Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of marketing majors in Mississippi is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 20.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.9%
  • White: 71.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.2%
  • Other Races: 2.5%
Marketing Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Marketing Grads in Mississippi

In this state, there are 5,030 people employed in jobs related to a marketing degree, compared to 1,378,870 nationwide.

Marketing Jobs Nationwide vs. MS

Wages for Marketing Jobs in Mississippi

Marketing grads earn an average of $93,930 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in Mississippi that offer marketing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

This public school has an average net price of $13,857. 84% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid.

#2

Mississippi State University

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.56 years. 96% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 98%. In their early career, Southern Miss grads earn an average salary of $30,200. Most students complete their degree in 4.60 years.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,827 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,086. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,954 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,832 Total Students

A typical student attending EMCC will pay a net price of $6,489. 44% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $21,200 after graduation.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,402 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, MCC grads earn an average salary of $22,100.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,536 Total Students

In their early career, Jones County Junior College grads earn an average salary of $21,400. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,024. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it.

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

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,100 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.65 years. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,157 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending Pearl River Community College will pay a net price of $7,538. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,500 a year.

Marketing Careers in MS

Some of the careers marketing majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 19% $40,080
Sales Managers 7% $91,560
Marketing Managers 6% $80,370
Advertising and Promotions Managers 5% $64,010

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

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Business Administration & Management 2,442
Accounting 1,062
Business & Commerce 446
Business Support & Assistance 434
Finance & Financial Management 396
Hospitality Management 184
Human Resource Management 106
Management Information Systems 92

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