Nurse Practitioner in Missouri

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Schools Offering Nurse Practitioning Programs in Missouri


Around 0.1% of Missouri's graduates graduate from nurse practitioning degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 130 nurse practitioners graduate from Missouri's 9 nurse practitioner schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Missouri that has a nurse practitioner program is Webster University. Webster University, which was ranked 30th in the country in 2010, is located in Saint Louis. 20 students graduated with a degree in nurse practitioner from Webster University in 2010. Students at Webster University paid $21,748 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Missouri that has a nurse practitioner program is University of Missouri-Columbia. University of Missouri-Columbia, which was ranked 60th in the country in 2010, is located in Columbia. Tuition at University of Missouri-Columbia was $8,501 per year.

Missouri State University, which was ranked 60th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Missouri that has a nurse practitioner program. It is located in Springfield. In 2010, Missouri State University graduated 22 students from its nurse practitioner programs. The tuition rate at Missouri State University was $6,276 per year.

Cost

Nurse practitioner schools in Missouri, charge students an average tuition of $8,180 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $21,910 per year, or as little as $6,276 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Missouri nurse practitioner 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. Webster University - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $21,748 per year
  3. University of Missouri-Kansas City - located in Kansas City, students are charged $8,602 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Missouri nurse practitioner schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Missouri State University - located in Springfield, students are charged $6,276 per year
  2. University of Central Missouri - located in Warrensburg, students are charged $6,585 per year
  3. University of Missouri-Columbia - located in Columbia, students are charged $8,501 per year

A nurse practitioner degree from a Missouri school... what next?

Most people who graduate from nurse practitioner school in Missouri go on to work as a nurse practitioner. In 2010, there were 210 nurse practitioners working in Missouri. The largest populations of Missouri nurse practitioners are working in the following counties:

  1. Bond County - 100 nurse practitioners
  2. Franklin County - 60 nurse practitioners

Salary

On average, a nurse practitioner earns a salary of $57,830 per year in Missouri state. A nurse practitioner in the following Missouri counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Franklin County - $67,050 per year
  2. Bond County - $60,680 per year

A nurse practitioner in the following counties in Missouri make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Bond County - $60,680 per year
  2. Franklin County - $67,050 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Missouri statistics regarding a career in nurse practitioning and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as nurse anesthetist or MSN.

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

  • Master's Degree in Nurse Practitioning in Missouri
  • Doctoral Degree in Nurse Practitioning in Missouri

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 210 $57,830 -94.1%
 

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