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Medicine Schools in Missouri

In 2018-2019, 496 students earned their Medicine degrees in MO.

A Medicine major is the 12th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Medicine Majors in Missouri

Medicine majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 496
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 496
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 496

Gender Distribution

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

Medicine Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of medicine majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 25.4%
  • Black or African American: 4.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 51.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 12.3%
Medicine Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Medicine Grads in Missouri

9,730 people in the state and 503,310 in the nation are employed in jobs related to medicine.

Medicine Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Medicine Jobs in Missouri

In this state, medicine grads earn an average of $191,110. Nationwide, they make an average of $203,880.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Missouri that offer medicine degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:


Saint Louis University

Saint Louis
179 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
12,799 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $45,700 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.20 years.

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
16,191 Total Students

8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 68% are considered full time. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $27,427.

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
30,014 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.41 years to graduate. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.10%.

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
16,388 Total Students

A typical student attending UMKC will pay a net price of $14,273. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Medicine Careers in MO

Some of the careers medicine majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Family and General Practitioners 8% $188,200
Physicians and Surgeons 4% $198,920

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Nursing 6,422
Allied Health Professions 1,489
Health Sciences & Services 1,087
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,086
Rehabilitation Professions 1,071
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,068
Allied Health Services 1,046
Public Health 676

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