Missouri contains four schools that offer aerospace engineering programs. Washington University in St Louis, the highest-ranking aerospace engineering school in MO, has a total student population of 13,575 and is the 674th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 aerospace engineering schools in Missouri, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Kansas City comes out as the most expensive ($45,956/yr), with Missouri University of Science and Technology as the lowest recorded at only $12,436/yr.
Aerospace Engineering students from Missouri schools who go on to become aerospace engineers, engineers, aviation engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 70,570 people working as aerospace engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $96,270. Also, Aerospace engineering and operations technicians make on average $59,820 per year and there are about 7,940 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the aerospace engineering schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from aerospace engineering, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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