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Dentistry Schools in Mississippi

30 Dentistry students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Dentistry is the 20th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Dentistry Majors in Mississippi

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 30
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 30
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 30

Gender Distribution

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

Dentistry Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.7%
  • Black or African American: 6.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.3%
  • White: 83.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Dentistry Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dentistry Grads in Mississippi

In this state, there are 2,370 people employed in jobs related to a dentistry degree, compared to 312,480 nationwide.

Dentistry Jobs Nationwide vs. MS

Wages for Dentistry Jobs in Mississippi

Dentistry grads earn an average of $153,810 in the state and $122,320 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
22,456 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.50%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 84% are considered full time.

Dentistry Careers in MS

Some of the careers dentistry majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 27% $0
Dentists 1% $144,030

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

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Nursing 2,876
Health/Medical Admin Services 980
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 891
Allied Health Services 725
Allied Health Professions 613
Health/Medical Prep Programs 486
Dental Support Services 342
Communication Sciences 321

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