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Fashion Schools In Missouri

Missouri has 6 accredited fashion schools where fashion faculty who teach fashion classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in fashion in the state of Missouri, which encompasses fashion training at the following levels:


  1. University of Central Missouri

    Warrensburg, Missouri 64093

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Lindenwood University

    209 S Kingshighway, Saint Charles, Missouri 63301-1695

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Stephens College

    1200 E Broadway, Columbia, Missouri 65215

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Washington University in St Louis

    One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63130-4899

    14 U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Sanford-Brown College in Hazelwood

    75 Village Square, Hazelwood, Missouri 63042

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Vatterott College in Sunset Hills

    12900 Maurer Industrial Dr, Sunset Hills, Missouri 63127-1516

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National Fashion Employment

Missouri 86,460
National 4,625,040

Approximately 2% of the country's fashion professionals work in Missouri state.

Employment Growth for Fashion professionals In Missouri

100,890 98,620 93,460 88,730 86,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Fashion is a shrinking field in Missouri. 14,430 less fashion professionals were working in Missouri in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Missouri, this field has shrunk by 14% in four years. This decline is faster than the change in the number of fashion professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of fashion professionals has shrunk by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Fashion VS. All Professions salaries in Missouri

$45,588 $43,351 $46,233 $46,621 $45,738
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fashion
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to fashion professionals are growing in Missouri. The mean salary for fashion professionals in 2006 was $45,588 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $45,738 per year.

Salary percentiles for Fashion professionals in Missouri

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This represents a 0% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Missouri, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of fashion. The pay differential between the highest paid fashion professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 111%

Average Salaries for Fashion professionals and related professions in Missouri

Fashion Design
Fashion Marketing
Fashion Merchandising

In Missouri, fashion professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited fashion schools in Missouri is increasing. In Missouri, there were 59 graduates in 2006. And there were 86 graduates from fashion courses in 2010.

This represents a 46% increase in the number of fashion degree or certificate school graduates in Missouri state. 75% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in fashion.

Fashion Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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