Best Hospitality colleges in Mississippi

Why a degree in hospitality?

Have you ever thought about working on a cruise ship or helping people book vacations? What about managing a hotel chain in Mexico or a casino in Vegas? You can finally turn that interest in vacationing into a career.

What hospitality degree options exist?

With an improving economy, domestic and world travel are gaining in popularity. The industry has been on the rise over the past decade, increasing at a rate of 17%*. It also accounts for almost 10% of the U.S. job market and supports over 14 million jobs*.

So go see a few more beaches and sip a little more wine. You may work longer hours than the average Joe since people vacation 365 days a year. But when you finally get your vacation, you won’t even have to leave the office.

* World Travel and Tourism Council, Research Inforgraphics
* Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), job growth in the hospitality industry

Best Hospitality colleges in Mississippi for 2021

Hinds Community College offers 4 Hospitality degree programs. It's a large, public, two-year college in a outlying town. In 2019, 39 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 27 Certificates, and 12 Associate's degrees.

University of Mississippi
University, MS

University of Mississippi offers 4 Hospitality degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a remote town. In 2019, 89 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 89 Bachelor's degrees.

University of Southern Mississippi offers 6 Hospitality degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 44 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 39 Bachelor's degrees, and 5 Certificates.

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Northwest Mississippi Community College offers 2 Hospitality degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, two-year college in a faraway town. In 2019, 12 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 8 Certificates, and 4 Associate's degrees.

Alcorn State University
Alcorn State, MS

Alcorn State University offers 3 Hospitality degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a remote rural area. In 2019, 13 Hospitality students graduated with students earning 12 Bachelor's degrees, and 1 Master's degree.

Belhaven University
Jackson, MS

Belhaven University offers 1 Hospitality degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a midsize city.

List of all Hospitality colleges in Mississippi

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Logo Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston, MS
2/5
32 : 1 8,954
Hinds Community College Logo Hinds Community College Raymond, MS
2/5
28 : 1 11,827
University of Mississippi Logo University of Mississippi University, MS
3/5
19 : 1 21,617
University of Southern Mississippi Logo University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg, MS
3/5
21 : 1 14,133
East Mississippi Community College Logo East Mississippi Community College Scooba, MS
2/5
39 : 1 3,832
Meridian Community College Logo Meridian Community College Meridian, MS
2/5
25 : 1 3,402
Northwest Mississippi Community College Logo Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia, MS
2/5
35 : 1 7,537
East Central Community College Logo East Central Community College Decatur, MS
2/5
29 : 1 2,419
Copiah-Lincoln Community College Logo Copiah-Lincoln Community College Wesson, MS
2/5
30 : 1 3,113
Alcorn State University Logo Alcorn State University Alcorn State, MS
2/5
22 : 1 3,523
Northeast Mississippi Community College Logo Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville, MS
2/5
30 : 1 3,606
Holmes Community College Logo Holmes Community College Goodman, MS
2/5
41 : 1 5,529
Belhaven University Logo Belhaven University Jackson, MS
5/5
55 : 1 4,574
Mississippi Delta Community College Logo Mississippi Delta Community College Moorhead, MS
2/5
25 : 1 2,516
Coahoma Community College Logo Coahoma Community College Clarksdale, MS
2/5
23 : 1 1,808

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