Missouri contains 56 schools that offer tax accounting programs. Webster University, the highest-ranking tax accounting school in MO, has a total student population of 19,372 and is the 177th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 56 tax accounting schools in Missouri, only 13 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 Metropolitan Community College-Blue River as the lowest recorded at only $3,041/yr.
Tax Accounting students from Missouri schools who go on to become tax accountants, accountants, forensic accountants, tax preparers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,106,980 people working as accountants and auditors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $67,430. Also, Tax preparers make on average $36,060 per year and there are about 61,130 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 1,140 employed tax preparers earning an average yearly salary of $31,110. Accountants and auditors in this state earn $58,800/yr and there are 26,170 employed.
Also, within the tax accounting schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from tax accounting, 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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