Sixty Percent of Mississippi is covered by forests and in fact, the Magnolia State has more tree farms than any other state. Yet, post high school educational facilities are not scarce in Mississippi. The public schools as well as community colleges in Mississippi are all governed by the state’s Board of Trustees. Nationally recognized Mississippi State University is included in this group. For individuals focused on participating in web based courses, nearly all of Mississippi’s educational institutions provide most programs via a web-based learning environment. The advantages of featuring classes online make Mississippi an attractive place to further your education. It is often said that the first step is the hardest step to take. So start today by searching for a college that will fit your needs.