History Schools In Missouri

Missouri has 35 accredited history schools where history faculty who teach history classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the history academic community in Missouri, and the future trends in history training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. Avila University

    11901 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64145-1698

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  2. Calvary Bible College and Theological Seminary

    15800 Calvary Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64147-1341

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  3. Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

    411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette, Missouri 65248-1198

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  4. University of Central Missouri

    Warrensburg, Missouri 64093

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  5. Columbia College in Columbia on Rogers

    1001 Rogers Street, Columbia, Missouri 65216

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  6. Culver-Stockton College

    One College Hill, Canton, Missouri 63435-1299

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  7. Drury University

    900 N.Benton, Springfield, Missouri 65802-3791

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  8. Evangel University

    1111 N Glenstone, Springfield, Missouri 65802

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  9. Fontbonne University

    6800 Wydown Blvd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63105-3098

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  10. Hannibal-Lagrange College

    2800 Palmyra Rd, Hannibal, Missouri 63401-1999

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  11. Lincoln University in Jefferson City

    820 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, Missouri 65101

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  12. Lindenwood University

    209 S Kingshighway, Saint Charles, Missouri 63301-1695

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  13. Maryville University of Saint Louis

    650 Maryville University Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141-7299

    157 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Missouri Baptist University

    One College Park Dr, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141-8698

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  15. Missouri Southern State University

    3950 E Newman Rd, Joplin, Missouri 64801-1595

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  16. Missouri Valley College

    500 E College St, Marshall, Missouri 65340

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  17. Missouri Western State University

    4525 Downs Dr, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64507

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  18. University of Missouri-Columbia

    105 Jesse Hall, Columbia, Missouri 65211

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. University of Missouri-Kansas City

    5100 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64110

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Missouri University of Science and Technology

    1870 Miner Circle, Rolla, Missouri 65409

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  21. University of Missouri-St Louis

    One University Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63121-4400

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  22. Truman State University

    100 E Normal, Kirksville, Missouri 63501-4221

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  23. Northwest Missouri State University

    800 University Drive, Maryville, Missouri 64468-6001

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  24. College of the Ozarks

    100 Opportunity Avenue, Point Lookout, Missouri 65726-0017

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  25. Park University

    8700 NW River Park Dr, Parkville, Missouri 64152-3795

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  26. Rockhurst University

    1100 Rockhurst Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64110-2561

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  27. Saint Louis University-Main Campus

    One Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63103-2097

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  28. Southwest Baptist University

    1600 University Ave, Bolivar, Missouri 65613-2596

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  29. Southeast Missouri State University

    One University Plaza, Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701-9980

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  30. Missouri State University

    901 S National, Springfield, Missouri 65897

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  31. Washington University in St Louis

    One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63130-4899

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  32. Webster University

    470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, Missouri 63119-3194

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  33. Westminster College in Fulton

    501 Westminster Ave, Fulton, Missouri 65251-1299

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  34. William Jewell College

    500 College Hill, Liberty, Missouri 64068-1896

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  35. William Woods University

    One University Avenue, Fulton, Missouri 65251-1098

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National History Employment

Missouri 190
National 8,350

Of all of the history professionals in the country, nearly 3% are in the state of Missouri.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Missouri

110 170 150 180 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Missouri, history is a growing field. 80 more history professionals were working in Missouri in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 73% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of history professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010.

History VS. All Professions salaries in Missouri

$51,440 $47,515 $49,965 $47,660 $49,555
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of history professionals is growing, the salaries paid to history professionals are decreasing in Missouri. The mean salary for history professionals in 2006 was $51,440 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $49,555 per year.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Missouri

10th percentile
$25,370
25th percentile
$36,245
50th percentile
$45,200
75th percentile
$61,225
90th percentile
$81,815

This represents a 4% decline in salaries. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. There is a 222% pay differential between the highest paid history professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of history in Missouri.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Missouri

History
$49,555
Liberal Arts
$52,250
Political Science
$58,880

In Missouri, history professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

History programs available for each degree type for all schools in Missouri

associate
0
bachelor
35
master
10
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total48

As the number of history professionals is increasing in Missouri state, the number of students graduating from the 35 accredited history schools in Missouri state is also increasing. In 2006, 730 students graduated from history courses in Missouri. And in 2010, 733 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in Missouri by 0%. 73% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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