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Business & Commerce Schools in Mississippi

446 General Business students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

Gender Distribution

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

Business & Commerce Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of general business majors in Mississippi is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.2%
  • Black or African American: 30.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.8%
  • White: 61.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 2.7%
Business & Commerce Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Mississippi

38,000 people in the state and 5,325,510 in the nation are employed in jobs related to general business.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. MS

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Mississippi

General Business grads earn an average of $80,410 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

Business & Commerce Careers in MS

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Business Professors 18% $77,840
Social and Community Service Managers 11% $40,420
Management Analysts 8% $64,520
Industrial Production Managers 8% $91,150
General and Operations Managers 7% $59,800
Administrative Services Managers 7% $69,620
Sales Managers 7% $91,560
Cost Estimators 7% $57,630
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 6% $79,570
Managers 6% $72,130
Construction Managers 3% $66,520
Chief Executives -6% $105,160

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

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Business Administration & Management 911
Accounting 238
Human Resource Management 52
Taxation 32
Finance & Financial Management 17
Managerial Economics 13
Management Information Systems 9
Hospitality Management 1

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