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Health Sciences & Services Schools in Missouri

1,087 Health Science students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Health Sciences & Services is the 3rd most popular major in the state out of a total 30 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Health Sciences & Services Majors in Missouri

Health Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 969
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 62
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 62
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 62
Associate’s Degree 48
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 5
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1

Gender Distribution

In Missouri, a health science major is more popular with women than with men.

Health Sciences & Services Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of health science majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.2%
  • Black or African American: 12.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.7%
  • White: 73.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 4.0%
Health Sciences & Services Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Sciences & Services Grads in Missouri

2,850 people in the state and 114,910 in the nation are employed in jobs related to health science.

Health Sciences & Services Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Health Sciences & Services Jobs in Missouri

In this state, health science grads earn an average of $38,310. Nationwide, they make an average of $43,480.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 25 colleges in Missouri that offer health science degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

624 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
29,843 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,480. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.10%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
16,375 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 65%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution. Most students complete their degree in 4.71 years.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded

The full-time teacher rate is 26%. The student loan default rate is 0.40% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $99,000 after graduation.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
11,487 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,384. Most students complete their degree in 4.47 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
9,139 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $25,045. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#6

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis
36 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
14,438 Total Students

96% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 63%. The student loan default rate of 2.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
23,697 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,526. The student loan default rate of 5.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,351 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public school has an average net price of $6,337. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
6,857 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.54 years. The student loan default rate is 7.90% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 81% are considered full time.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. This private school has an average net price of $14,368.

Health Sciences & Services Careers in MO

Some of the careers health science majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Community Health Workers 23% $36,490

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to health science.

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Nursing 6,422
Allied Health Professions 1,489
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,086
Rehabilitation Professions 1,071
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,068
Allied Health Services 1,046
Public Health 676
Communication Sciences 595

View all majors related to Health Sciences & Services

View Nationwide Health Sciences & Services Report

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