Outcomes for High School Graduates

This report displays information about high school graduates’ advancement, including college and university enrollment and employment status. Since the information is tracked over several years from various sources, the years of available data may be limited.

Note: Not all student outcomes are captured in the report, including students who earned a GED, joined the military, left the state for employment, left the country, or became homemakers or caretakers.



How soon do graduates enroll in a college or university?

Information about how soon after graduation students are enrolling in college or university

After 1 Year
After 2 Years

Where are graduates enrolling?

Information about in-state and out-of-state enrollment, full-time and part-time enrollment, and 2-year and 4-year enrollment in college or university


Which career fields are graduates studying?

Information about the areas of study graduates are pursuing at a Mississippi college or university


How are graduates preparing for the workforce?

Information about graduates who enrolled in community college-based workforce preparation programs after high school
Note: Other apprenticeship and on-the-job training programs are not included.


How are graduates performing in their first year of college or university?

Information about how graduates performed in their first year of college or university, including average GPA, coursework information, and students returning in the second year


What are the long-term academic outcomes of graduates?

Information about graduates earning certificates or degrees from a college or university


Mississippi Department of Education

PO Box 771
Jackson, MS 39205
(601) 359-3513

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Last updated 05/31/2024