Columbus is located in Lowndes county and has a population of 25,944.
Medical schools in Columbus charged students an average tuition of $4,423.00 if they were Mississippi residents, and $12,051.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for medical schools in Columbus is $900.00. Students who live on campus while attending a medical school in Columbus, can expect to pay an average of $5,164.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,315.00. There is one medical college in Columbus. 20 students were reported to have graduated from medical programs in Columbus in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$38,180.00||120|
|Pediatricians, General||$227,170.00||Not available|
|Radiation Therapists||$68,700.00||Not available|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists||$47,520.00||270|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$35,090.00||60|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$54,170.00||40|
|Radiologic Technologists and Technicians||$47,800.00||350|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$27,780.00||420|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$34,560.00||2,140|