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Anthropology Schools in Missouri

243 students earned Anthropology degrees in Missouri in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Anthropology is the 83rd most popular major in the state out of a total 293 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Anthropology Majors in Missouri

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 223
Master’s Degree 7
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 7
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6
Post-Master’s Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

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

Anthropology Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 9.9%
  • Black or African American: 6.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.4%
  • White: 68.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 5.8%
Anthropology Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Anthropology Grads in Missouri

4,200 people in the state and 474,750 in the nation are employed in jobs related to anthropology.

Anthropology Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Anthropology Jobs in Missouri

Anthropology grads earn an average of $80,960 in the state and $94,080 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Missouri that offer anthropology degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

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

Graduates earn an average $56,500 after graduation. This private school has an average net price of $27,427. Most students complete their degree in 4.07 years.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
23,697 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $16,526. The average student takes 4.53 years to complete their degree at Missouri State. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,000 a year.

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

The student loan default rate is 4.10% which is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,480. It takes the average student 4.41 years to graduate.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
16,441 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $35,400 after graduation. The average student takes 4.55 years to complete their degree at UMSL. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time.

#5

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
14,438 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $27,861. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.50%. The full-time teacher rate is 63%.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
11,487 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $13,384. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Most students complete their degree in 4.47 years.

#7

Lindenwood University

Saint Charles
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
9,468 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.46 years. Graduates earn an average $34,400 after graduation. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
1,867 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.53 years to graduate.

#8

Webster University

Saint Louis
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
11,406 Total Students

An average student at Webster will pay a net price of $22,206. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Most students complete their degree in 4.27 years.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
11,071 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
717 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.17 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.60%.

Anthropology Careers in MO

Some of the careers anthropology majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 20% $71,940
Managers 10% $93,580
Anthropologists and Archeologists 7% $61,900

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Political Science & Government 582
Economics 453
Sociology 367
Criminology 333
International Relations & Security 157
Geography & Cartography 152
General Social Sciences 35
Archeology 17

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