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Culinary Arts Schools in Mississippi

In 2018-2019, 387 students earned their Culinary Arts degrees in MS.

A Culinary Arts major is the 11th most popular major in this state.

Gender Distribution

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

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of culinary arts majors in Mississippi is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 58.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.8%
  • White: 38.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 1.0%
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Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in Mississippi

In this state, there are 37,300 people employed in jobs related to a culinary arts degree, compared to 4,290,110 nationwide.

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Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in Mississippi

A typical salary for a culinary arts grad in the state is $25,780, compared to a typical salary of $33,210 nationwide.

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There are 12 colleges in Mississippi that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

150 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,827 Total Students

91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,954 Total Students

66% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,677. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,536 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 87%. 81% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $5,024.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,808 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. 62% of the teachers are full time. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

The student loan default rate of 8.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 67%.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,832 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 44%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,489.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,516 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $19,100 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 63%. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,402 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 68%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. In their early career, MCC grads earn an average salary of $22,100.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,419 Total Students

59% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,100 a year.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,113 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,606 Total Students

99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,500 a year. 79% of the teachers are full time.

Culinary Arts Careers in MS

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Restaurant Cooks 17% $21,350
Bakers 15% $22,790
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 15% $25,980
Food Service Managers 13% $46,230
Chefs and Head Cooks 13% $47,750
Butchers and Meat Cutters 9% $26,260
Cooks 8% $24,420
Bartenders 6% $18,370
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 5% $19,170
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 2% $25,430

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

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Cosmetology 825
Funeral & Mortuary Science 15

View all majors related to Culinary Arts

View Nationwide Culinary Arts Report

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