Mississippi Occupational Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Occupational Therapists in Mississippi

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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pascagoula and Hattiesburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gulfport and Jackson
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Jackson and Pascagoula

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Gulfport and Jackson

Schools for Occupational Therapists in Mississippi are listed below.

Selected Occupational Therapy Schools in Mississippi

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Psychology - Addictions
  • Degrees: Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour
  • Degrees: Master

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

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NU has been educating leaders since 1934 at our campus near Seattle. If you have a dream, we can help make it possible.

  • Programs: Master of Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Rehabilitation Sciences (Certificate) - Online, Rehabilitation Sciences (Master of Science) - Online, Sports Counseling (Certificate) - Online, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Health Psychology - PhD of Psychology
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Pursue an advanced degree in Psychology or Counseling at Divine Mercy University. GO

  • Programs: Online M.S. Counseling
  • Degrees: Master
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More Mississippi Occupational Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Coahoma Community College Clarksdale Associate 2,216
Hinds Community College Raymond Associate 9,941
Holmes Community College Goodman Associate 5,107
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston Associate 8,860
Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville Associate 3,339
Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia Associate 7,097
University of Mississippi Medical Center Jackson Doctorate 1,702

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Mississippi. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Occupational Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Occupational Therapists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Gulfport 60 $76670 0.51
Biloxi 60 $76670 0.51
Pascagoula 60 $76670 0.51
Hattiesburg 0 $72850 0
Jackson 320 $84200 1.46
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