Missouri contains two schools that offer psychiatry programs. Metropolitan Community College-Longview, the highest-ranking psychiatry school in MO, has a total student population of 6,292 and is the 5498th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 psychiatry schools in Missouri, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley comes out as the most expensive ($3,266/yr), with Metropolitan Community College-Longview as the lowest recorded at only $2,964/yr.
Psychiatry students from Missouri schools who go on to become psychiatric aides, psychiatrists, educational psychologists, psychiatristss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,210 people working as psychiatrists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $163,660. Also, Psychiatric aides make on average $27,430 per year and there are about 62,610 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 3,280 employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $22,210. Psychiatrists in this state earn $162,360/yr and there are 400 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, 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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