Missouri contains three schools that offer aviation programs. Saint Louis University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking aviation school in MO, has a total student population of 16,317 and is the 1085th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 aviation 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 Park University as the lowest recorded at only $8,192/yr.
Aviation students from Missouri schools who go on to become aviation safety inspectors, aerospace engineers, aviators, aviation engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. 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 aviation schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from aviation, 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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