Health Science Schools In Missouri

In Missouri, there are 9 accredited schools where health science classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health science academic community in Missouri, and the future trends in health science training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Health Science
  • Bachelors degree in Health Science
  • Masters degree in Health Science
  • PhD degree in Health Science


Schools

  1. Drury University

    900 N.Benton, Springfield, Missouri 65802-3791

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. A T Still University of Health Sciences

    800 W Jefferson, Kirksville, Missouri 63501

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of Missouri-Columbia

    105 Jesse Hall, Columbia, Missouri 65211

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Missouri-St Louis

    One University Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63121-4400

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. College of the Ozarks

    100 Opportunity Avenue, Point Lookout, Missouri 65726-0017

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Saint Louis University-Main Campus

    One Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63103-2097

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Washington University in St Louis

    One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63130-4899

    14 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Westminster College in Fulton

    501 Westminster Ave, Fulton, Missouri 65251-1299

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Sanford-Brown College in Saint Peters

    100 Richmond Center Blvd, Saint Peters, Missouri 63376

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National Health Science Employment

Missouri 174,300
National 7,588,750

Of all of the health science professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Missouri.

Employment Growth for Health science professionals In Missouri

155,470 162,130 148,990 147,530 142,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of health science professionals is shrinking in Missouri. In 2010 there were 13,400 less health science professionals working in Missouri than there were in 2006. Thus, in Missouri, this field has shrunk by 9% in four years. This is slower than the trend for health science professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of health science professionals has shrunk by 9% between 2006 and 2010.

Health Science VS. All Professions salaries in Missouri

$59,526 $61,704 $56,779 $54,972 $59,951
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of health science professionals is declining, the salaries paid to health science professionals are increasing in Missouri. Health science professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $59,526 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $59,951 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Missouri

10th percentile
$34,630
25th percentile
$42,880
50th percentile
$51,045
75th percentile
$54,198
90th percentile
$66,623

This represents a growth in salaries of 1%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 92% pay differential between the highest paid health science professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of health science in Missouri.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Missouri

Biology
$46,325
Biomedical Engineering
$59,550
Health Information
$32,880
Health Information Management
$54,940
Health Science
$58,198
Sonography
$62,850
X Ray Technician
$49,080

Health science professionals in Missouri earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Health Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Missouri

associate
1
bachelor
5
master
3
doctor
7
Certificate
0
Total16

The number of students graduating from the 9 accredited health science schools in Missouri is increasing. In Missouri, there were 53 graduates in 2006. And there were 153 graduates from health science courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of health science school degree or certificate graduates in Missouri by 189%. Most of these graduates, or 44%, earned an doctor's degree in health science.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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