Missouri contains 34 schools that offer biomedical engineering programs. Webster University, the highest-ranking biomedical engineering school in MO, has a total student population of 19,372 and is the 177th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 34 biomedical engineering schools in Missouri, only 11 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 Crowder College as the lowest recorded at only $6,120/yr.
Biomedical Engineering students from Missouri schools who go on to become biomedical engineers, bioengineers, biophysicists, molecular biologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 14,760 people working as biomedical engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $82,550. Also, Medical scientists make on average $84,760 per year and there are about 101,760 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 2,180 employed medical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $69,300. Biomedical engineers in this state earn $68,620/yr and there are 160 employed.
Also, within the biomedical engineering schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from biomedical 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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