There are schools offering chemistry courses in Missouri!
Schools Offering Chemistry Programs in Missouri
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The top-ranked school in Missouri that has a chemistry program is Westminster College. Westminster College, which was ranked 39th in the country in 2010, is located in Fulton. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Westminster College's chemistry program. Students at Westminster College paid $19,760 per year in tuition fees.
The second-ranked school in Missouri with a chemistry program is Lindenwood University, which is located in Saint Charles. In 2010, it was ranked 43rd nationwide. In 2010, 8 students graduated from Lindenwood University chemistry program. Lindenwood University charged in-state students $13,540 in tuition fees per year.
Washington University in St Louis, which was ranked 43rd nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Missouri that has a chemistry program. It is located in Saint Louis. In 2010, 50 students graduated from Washington University in St Louis chemistry program. Washington University in St Louis charged in-state students $40,369 in tuition fees per year.
If you choose to attend a Missouri chemistry school, average tuition will be $14,304 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,490 per year to $40,369 per year. In 2010, the chemistry schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Missouri were:
- Washington University in St Louis - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $40,369 per year
- Saint Louis University-Main Campus - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $32,656 per year
- William Jewell College - located in Liberty, students are charged $28,450 per year
The chemistry schools in Missouri that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $2,490 per year
- Missouri Southern State University - located in Joplin, students are charged $4,530 per year
- Missouri Western State University - located in Saint Joseph, students are charged $4,562 per year
A chemistry degree from a Missouri school... what next?
The highest percentage of chemistry graduates in Missouri pursue careers as a chemist. In 2010, there were 1,970 chemists working in Missouri. The following counties have the largest number of Missouri chemists:
- Bond County - 1,210 chemists
- Franklin County - 830 chemists
- Boone County - 200 chemists
According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of chemists is expected to shrink by -1% by 2018. There are projected to be 1,380 chemists working in the Missouri then.
A chemist in Missouri makes an average of $63,460 per year. But, salaries for chemists can vary. In 2010, chemists made as little as less than $35,210 per year or as much as more than $95,760 per year in Missouri. The counties in Missouri with the highest average salary for a chemist are:
- Audrain County - $72,890 per year
- Bond County - $65,570 per year
- Franklin County - $64,380 per year
On average, chemists earns the least in the following Missouri counties:
- Boone County - $56,980 per year
- Doniphan County - $64,350 per year
- Franklin County - $64,380 per year
For more data regarding a career in chemistry in Missouri and to compare salaries with various related fields such as physics or chemistry, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Chemistry in Missouri
- Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry in Missouri
- Master's Degree in Chemistry in Missouri
- Doctoral Degree in Chemistry in Missouri
- Certificate in Chemistry in Missouri
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,350 miles from location||University of Missouri-Columbia||Columbia||MO||40.0709||41%||31,237|
|6,405 miles from location||Missouri State University||Springfield||MO||35.1751||57%||20,371|
|6,242 miles from location||University of Missouri-St Louis||Saint Louis||MO||25.4763||41%||16,534|
|6,237 miles from location||Saint Louis University-Main Campus||Saint Louis||MO||35.9842||23%||16,317|
|6,350 miles from location||Columbia College||Columbia||MO||22.5455||32%||15,556|
|6,471 miles from location||University of Missouri-Kansas City||Kansas City||MO||27.6206||38%||14,799|
|6,242 miles from location||Washington University in St Louis||Saint Louis||MO||47.1167||30%||13,575|
|6,476 miles from location||Park University||Kansas City||MO||24.2346||53%||12,775|
|6,426 miles from location||University of Central Missouri||Warrensburg||MO||30.4658||51%||11,191|
|6,198 miles from location||Southeast Missouri State University||Cape Girardeau||MO||28.8196||47%||10,801|
|6,252 miles from location||Lindenwood University||Saint Charles||MO||57.1604||55%||10,408|
|6,240 miles from location||Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley||Saint Louis||MO||8.67516||n/a||7,210|
|6,482 miles from location||Northwest Missouri State University||Maryville||MO||30.4083||41%||7,076|
|6,322 miles from location||Missouri University of Science and Technology||Rolla||MO||32.7752||46%||6,814|
|6,361 miles from location||Truman State University||Kirksville||MO||35.1898||40%||5,781|
|6,479 miles from location||Missouri Western State University||Saint Joseph||MO||17.4939||n/a||5,703|
|6,471 miles from location||Missouri Southern State University||Joplin||MO||24.3231||58%||5,701|
|6,406 miles from location||Drury University||Springfield||MO||29.0015||49%||5,489|
|6,250 miles from location||Missouri Baptist University||Saint Louis||MO||24.0369||46%||4,836|
|6,411 miles from location||Southwest Baptist University||Bolivar||MO||23.5388||31%||3,716|
|6,252 miles from location||Maryville University of Saint Louis||Saint Louis||MO||30.1378||48%||3,534|
|6,342 miles from location||Lincoln University||Jefferson City||MO||15.6751||n/a||3,314|
|6,470 miles from location||Rockhurst University||Kansas City||MO||30.406||26%||3,029|
|6,404 miles from location||Evangel University||Springfield||MO||23.9791||50%||1,955|
|6,472 miles from location||Avila University||Kansas City||MO||22.53||27%||1,893|
|6,405 miles from location||College of the Ozarks||Point Lookout||MO||35.6208||93%||1,347|
|6,330 miles from location||Westminster College||Fulton||MO||61.3658||29%||1,087|
|6,461 miles from location||William Jewell College||Liberty||MO||28.6091||21%||1,083|
|6,369 miles from location||Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences||Fayette||MO||21.0328||34%||1,051|
Curious what studying Chemistry gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Missouri
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Chemical Plant and System Operators +||n/a||$46,550|
|Chemical Technicians +||900||$42,300||-3.2%|
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