Music Therapy in Missouri

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Schools Offering Music Therapy Programs in Missouri


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Missouri graduates receive degrees in music therapy. That means an estimated 8 music therapists graduate from Missouri's 2 music therapy schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Missouri with a music therapy program is Maryville University of Saint Louis, which is located in Saint Louis. In 2010, it was ranked 70th nationwide. In 2010, Maryville University of Saint Louis graduated 5 students from its music therapy program. Students at Maryville University of Saint Louis paid $21,910 per year in tuition fees.

Drury University, which was ranked 71st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Missouri that has a music therapy program. It is located in Springfield. In 2010, 3 students graduated from Drury University music therapy program. Tuition at Drury University was $19,854 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Missouri music therapy school, average tuition will be $20,882 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $19,854 per year to $21,910 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Missouri music therapy schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Maryville University of Saint Louis - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $21,910 per year
  2. Drury University - located in Springfield, students are charged $19,854 per year

The following Missouri music therapy schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Drury University - located in Springfield, students are charged $19,854 per year
  2. Maryville University of Saint Louis - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $21,910 per year

A music therapy degree from a Missouri school... what next?

The highest percentage of music therapy graduates in Missouri pursue careers as a music therapist. If you decide to work as a music therapist in Missouri, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 210 Missouri music therapists as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Missouri music therapists:

  1. Franklin County - 100 music therapists
  2. Bond County

Salary

On average, a music therapist earns a salary of $51,670 per year in Missouri state. On average a music therapist earns the most in the following Missouri counties:

  1. Bond County - $52,550 per year
  2. Franklin County - $47,830 per year

A music therapist in the following counties in Missouri make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Franklin County - $47,830 per year
  2. Bond County - $52,550 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in music therapy in Missouri and to compare salaries with various related fields such as mental health or music therapy, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Therapy in Missouri

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,406 miles from location Drury University Springfield MO 29.0015 49% 5,489
6,252 miles from location Maryville University of Saint Louis Saint Louis MO 30.1378 48% 3,534
 

Curious what studying Music Therapy 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)
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Therapists, all other + 190 $50,140
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are music therapy related jobs in Missouri