Missouri contains six schools that offer transportation programs. Saint Louis University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking transportation school in MO, has a total student population of 16,317 and is the 1085th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 transportation schools in Missouri, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Kansas City comes out as the most expensive ($45,956/yr), with Crowder College as the lowest recorded at only $6,120/yr.
Transportation students from Missouri schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Missouri alone, there are 1,510 employed reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks earning an average yearly salary of $33,370. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers in this state earn $78,860/yr and there are 1,690 employed.
Also, within the transportation schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from transportation, 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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