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Allied Health Professions Schools in Missouri

In 2018-2019, 1,105 students earned their Allied Health degrees in MO.

As a degree choice, Allied Health Professions is the 2nd most popular major in the state.

Gender Distribution

In Missouri, a allied health major is more popular with women than with men.

Allied Health Professions Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of allied health majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 5.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.0%
  • White: 82.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 5.6%
Allied Health Professions Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Missouri

In this state, there are 30,300 people employed in jobs related to an allied health degree, compared to 1,414,230 nationwide.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Missouri

Allied Health grads earn an average of $53,990 in the state and $61,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 44 colleges in Missouri that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
29,843 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $39,400 after graduation. The average student takes 4.41 years to complete their degree at Mizzou.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,221 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,669. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. 94% of students get financical aid.

89 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,157 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 77% of students receive it.

#4

Jefferson College

Hillsboro
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,432 Total Students

89% of students get financical aid. In their early career, JeffCo grads earn an average salary of $25,400. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

#5

Mineral Area College

Park Hills
63 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,885 Total Students

A typical student attending MAC will pay a net price of $8,260. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,000 a year.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
6,006 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $9,635. Most students complete their degree in 4.84 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,351 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,337. In their early career, MCC grads earn an average salary of $27,000.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
467 Total Students

85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 46% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

#9

Cox College

Springfield
38 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
919 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $18,450. The 6.00% student loan default rate is lower than average.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
108 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 87% of students receive it. In their early career, Rolla Technical Institute/Center grads earn an average salary of $30,000. A typical student attending Rolla Technical Institute/Center will pay a net price of $5,445.

Allied Health Professions Careers in MO

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Hearing Aid Specialists 23% $51,360
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 18% $70,680
Health Technologists and Technicians 14% $44,170
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 13% $32,090
Surgical Technologists 12% $41,960
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 11% $47,360
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 9% $74,880
Respiratory Therapy Technicians -53% $53,110

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to allied health.

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,068
Allied Health Services 1,031
Health Sciences & Services 1,023
Health/Medical Admin Services 667
Dental Support Services 481
Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 318
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 86
Mental & Social Health Services 8

View all majors related to Allied Health Professions

View Nationwide Allied Health Professions Report

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