Missouri contains 20 schools that offer banking programs. Webster University, the highest-ranking banking school in MO, has a total student population of 19,372 and is the 177th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 20 banking schools in Missouri, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Louis University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($31,255/yr), with Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley as the lowest recorded at only $7,679/yr.
Banking students from Missouri schools who go on to become bankers, tellers, investment bankers, financial managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 153,720 people working as financial specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,810. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 118,270 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $57,930. Financial specialists in this state earn $61,660/yr and there are 1,620 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from banking, 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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