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

Mississippi Computer Science Pathway

CodeHS courses align with Mississippi middle school and high school computer science standards for a robust grade 6-12 pathway.

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Intro to Programming with K...
Intro to Python with Tracy
Introduction to the Internet
World of Computing
Introduction to Cybersecuri...
Web Design (Matisse)
Computing Ideas (Lovelace)
Creative Computing (HS)
Introduction to Computer Science in JavaScript (Golden)
Web Design (Picasso)
Introduction to Virtual Reality
Intro to Computer Science in Python 3
AP Computer Science Principles
Fundamentals of Cybersecurity
AP Computer Science A (Nitro)
Mobile Apps

We've Got Mississippi Standards Covered

CodeHS maps all of the standards from Mississippi to our courses, offering aligned and engaging curriculum in our 6-12 pathway.

Standards Framework View Alignment
Mississippi 6-8 View (65.2%)
Mississippi 9-10 View (60%)

Top-Notch Professional Development

Online & in-person training for teachers to build the knowledge and confidence to teach excellent computer science courses.

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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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CodeHS Privacy Policy for Mississippi

CodeHS is a member of the Student Data Privacy Consortium (SDPC) in many states. Your district can sign Exhibit E to execute the agreement for your state.

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