Building Excellent Computer Science Programs Across Mississippi
Teach quality computer science to positively impact the next generation in Mississippi.
Did You Know?
- CodeHS Courses are aligned to Mississippi Computer Science Standards
- Mississippi has K-12 Computer Science Standards
- Mississippi requires high schools to offer Computer Science
- CodeHS Curriculum is free
Mississippi Computer Science Stats
- 327 students in Mississippi took the Advanced Placement Computer Science exams in 2019 (27 AP CS A, 300 AP CSP); only 37% of exams were taken by females
- Computer programmers and software developers in Mississippi have an average annual salary of $81,923, which is more than double the average state salary at $39,420
Sources: The College Board, Department of Education, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Top-Notch Professional Development
Online & in-person training for teachers to build the knowledge and confidence to teach excellent computer science courses.
Mississippi Policies & Resources
In April 2018, the Mississippi Department of Education adopted the College and Career Readiness Standards for Computer Science. Learn more.
Computer science is not required in every Mississippi high school. However, starting with the 2018-2019 freshman class, all students must earn one computer science or technology credit for graduation.
Source: Mississippi Department of Education
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