Missouri contains seven schools that offer medicine programs. Washington University in St Louis, the highest-ranking medicine school in MO, has a total student population of 13,575 and is the 674th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 medicine schools in Missouri, only 4 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 University of Missouri-Columbia as the lowest recorded at only $15,080/yr.
Medicine students from Missouri schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 560 employed anesthesiologists earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Physicians and surgeons in this state earn $185,550/yr and there are 4,160 employed.
Also, within the medicine schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medicine, 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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