Moberly, MO has two telecommunications schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Linn State Technical College, the highest ranked school in this group with a telecommunications program, has a total student population of 1,142. It is the 2584th highest ranked school in the USA and the 80th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University). To learn more about telecommunications programs in Moberly, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of telecommunications professors at Linn State Technical College such as Jeannie Bedsworth, and Ken Thompson.
Telecommunications students from Moberly schools who go on to become telecommunication operators, telecommunications specialists, telecommunications professionals, television news producers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 189,850 people working as telecommunications equipment installers and repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,990. Also, Radio operators make on average $43,400 per year and there are about 870 of them employed in the US today.
Moberly lies in Randolph 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 2 telecommunications schools with a 100-mile radius of Moberly, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Linn State Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($8,407/yr) for telecommunications students, with State Fair Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,029/yr.