Missouri contains 98 schools that offer healthcare programs. Webster University, the highest-ranking healthcare school in MO, has a total student population of 19,372 and is the 177th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 98 healthcare schools in Missouri, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allied College South comes out as the most expensive ($44,512/yr), with Park University as the lowest recorded at only $8,192/yr.
Healthcare students from Missouri schools who go on to become healthcare managers, physicians, doctors, health care administrators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,520 people working as healthcare practitioners and technical workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,110. Also, Mental health counselors make on average $41,710 per year and there are about 106,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 1,090 employed mental health counselors earning an average yearly salary of $33,870. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this state earn $51,810/yr and there are 610 employed.
Also, within the healthcare schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from healthcare, 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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