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Genetics Schools in Missouri

23 Genetics students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Genetics is the 215th most popular major in the state out of a total 293 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Genetics Majors in Missouri

Genetics majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 23
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 23
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 23

Gender Distribution

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

Genetics Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of genetics majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 13.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.3%
  • White: 52.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 17.4%
  • Other Races: 8.7%
Genetics Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Genetics Grads in Missouri

There are 4,040 people in the state and 274,990 people in the nation working in genetics jobs.

Genetics Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Genetics Jobs in Missouri

In this state, genetics grads earn an average of $70,510. Nationwide, they make an average of $96,420.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Missouri that offer genetics degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
15,852 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 1.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 52% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

2 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. A typical student attending Mizzou will pay a net price of $18,480. The full-time teacher rate is 72%.

Genetics Careers in MO

Some of the careers genetics majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 23% $85,630
Medical Scientists 23% $55,090
Natural Sciences Managers 21% $104,550
Biological Scientists 15% $67,350

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
General Biology 2,082
Biochemistry & Biophysics 216
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 112
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 106
Ecology & Systematics Biology 66
Biomathematics & Bioinformatics 46
Microbiology Science & Immunology 25
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 8

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