Missouri contains six schools that offer public health programs. Westminster College, the highest-ranking public health school in MO, has a total student population of 1,087 and is the 369th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 public health schools in Missouri, only 3 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 Missouri State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,512/yr.
Public Health students from Missouri schools who go on to become public health educators, public health officials, social workers, public health workers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 63,320 people working as health educators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $49,060. Also, Health specialties teachers make on average $103,340 per year and there are about 133,070 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 6,410 employed health specialties teachers earning an average yearly salary of $102,310. Health educators in this state earn $43,920/yr and there are 1,380 employed.
Also, within the public health schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from public health, 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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