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Veterinary Medicine Schools in Mississippi

91 students earned Veterinary Medicine degrees in Mississippi in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Veterinary Medicine is the 15th most popular major out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Veterinary Medicine Majors in Mississippi

Veterinary Medicine majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 91
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 91
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 91

Gender Distribution

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

Veterinary Medicine Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of veterinary medicine majors in Mississippi is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.1%
  • White: 94.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.3%
Veterinary Medicine Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Veterinary Medicine Grads in Mississippi

In this state, there are 2,110 people employed in jobs related to a veterinary medicine degree, compared to 270,540 nationwide.

Veterinary Medicine Jobs Nationwide vs. MS

Wages for Veterinary Medicine Jobs in Mississippi

A typical salary for a veterinary medicine grad in the state is $77,790, compared to a typical salary of $105,240 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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


Mississippi State University

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

86% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 7.60% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $16,830.

Veterinary Medicine Careers in MS

Some of the careers veterinary medicine majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 27% $0
Veterinarians 11% $76,940

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

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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