Meridian is located in Lauderdale county and has a population of 39,968.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in laboratory schools in Meridian during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $1,600.00. The average tuition was $2,980.00 for non-residents studying in Mississippi.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for laboratory schools in Meridian is $1,500.00. Students living on campus at laboratory schools in Meridian paid an average of $3,950.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $4,000.00. Students have a choice of one laboratory college in Meridian to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 4 students completed laboratory programs in Meridian.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists||$44,650.00||200|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians||$28,630.00||200|
|Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers||$20,060.00||90|