Saint Joseph, MO (population: 76,371) has one marine biology school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Northwest Missouri State University has a total student population of 7,076. It is the 1883rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 56th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University). To learn more about marine biology programs in Saint Joseph, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of marine biology professors at Northwest Missouri State University such as Peter Adam, Erick Bourassa, Uriel Buitrago-Suarez, Gregg Dieringer, Amanda Griffin, and Jeremiah Johnson.
Marine Biology students from Saint Joseph schools who go on to become marine biologists, marine scientists, marine engineers, marine surveyors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 29,630 people working as biological scientists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $69,430. Also, Conservation scientists make on average $61,180 per year and there are about 16,810 of them employed in the US today.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwest Missouri State University ends up costing a student $9,471/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Saint Joseph|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||45.7 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||46.6 miles|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||59.0 miles|
|Lees Summit||MO||-||1||10.817||19||62.9 miles|