Missouri contains two schools that offer retail management programs. Lindenwood University, the highest-ranking retail management school in MO, has a total student population of 10,408 and is the 481st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 retail management schools in Missouri, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lindenwood University comes out as the most expensive ($26,896/yr), with Patricia Stevens College as the lowest recorded at only $21,105/yr.
Retail Management students from Missouri schools who go on to become retail managers, retail specialists, retail sales managers, retail professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,163,040 people working as firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,130. Also, General and operations managers make on average $110,550 per year and there are about 1,689,680 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 35,380 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $94,920. Firstline supervisors/managers of retail sales workers in this state earn $37,780/yr and there are 21,910 employed.
Also, within the retail management schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from retail management, 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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