Mississippi Computer Training Schools

Despite recent difficulties, IT and computer job and training opportunities are booming in Mississippi. The Gulf Coast--particularly the state of Mississippi--is beginning to make a marked comeback from the ravages of Katrina.

Computer science education in mississippi

Institution Name No. of Computer Science Programs Offered Tuition & Fees Admission Rate
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College 3 $3,670 N/A
Itawamba Community College 3 $2,840 N/A
Northwest Mississippi Community College 3 $3,000 N/A
Mississippi Delta Community College 2 $3,030 N/A
Holmes Community College 2 $3,110 N/A
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

Tech industry and career outlook

CareerAnnual Mean WageStatewide Projected Job Growth Rate
Computer Network Architects$73,3706.2%
Computer Network Support Specialists$52,3107.5%
Computer Programmers$73,860-12.2%
Computer Systems Analysts$66,0403%
Database Administrators$71,2807.4%
Information Security Analysts$75,50017.8%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators$72,6304.1%
Software Developers, Applications$94,46027.2%
Software Developers, Systems Software$85,9408.1%
Web Developers$61,8109.5%
Source: 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2016-26 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com