Sedalia, MO has four medicine schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Missouri-Columbia, the highest ranked school in this group with a medicine program, has a total student population of 31,237. It is the 820th highest ranked school in the USA and the 19th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University). To learn more about medicine programs in Sedalia, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of medicine professors at University of Missouri such as Michael Harris, M. McIntosh, and Stevan Whitt.
Medicine students from Sedalia 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.
Sedalia lies in Pettis county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 175,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $15.12/hr average worker wage, and a $31,450 average annual salary.
Of the 4 medicine schools with a 100-mile radius of Sedalia, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Missouri-Kansas City comes out as the most expensive ($17,782/yr) for medicine students, with University of Missouri-Columbia as the lowest, reported at only $15,080/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Sedalia|
|Jefferson City||MO||41,319||4||29.412||201||56.9 miles|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||60.2 miles|
|Lees Summit||MO||-||1||10.817||19||64.0 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||76.7 miles|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||77.6 miles|