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General Visual & Performing Arts Schools in Missouri

In 2018-2019, 97 students earned their Visual Arts degrees in MO.

As a degree choice, General Visual & Performing Arts is the 140th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in Missouri

Visual Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 87
Associate’s Degree 4
Master’s Degree 4
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1

Gender Distribution

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

General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of visual arts majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 9.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.0%
  • White: 78.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.2%
  • Other Races: 4.1%
General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Visual & Performing Arts Grads in Missouri

There are 7,860 people in the state and 452,670 people in the nation working in visual arts jobs.

General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs in Missouri

A typical salary for a visual arts grad in the state is $45,450, compared to a typical salary of $58,370 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Missouri that offer visual arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.41 years. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,480. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

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

96% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,113. 100% of the teachers are full time.

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

Graduates earn an average $32,000 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 68%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,526.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,731 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $25,100 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,723. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

#5

Fontbonne University

Saint Louis
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
1,290 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,100 a year. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 38%.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,157 Total Students

A typical student attending Saint Louis Community College will pay a net price of $7,514. Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
33 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,906. The student loan default rate of 6.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
808 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 6.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The average student takes 4.06 years to complete their degree at William Jewell. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 56% are considered full time.

General Visual & Performing Arts Careers in MO

Some of the careers visual arts majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 19% $70,720
Multimedia Artists and Animators 8% $57,280
Art Directors 8% $82,350
Graphic Designers 5% $47,740
Photographers 1% $28,830
Fine Artists -2% $36,130

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Fine & Studio Arts 561
Design & Applied Arts 420
Music 403
Drama & Theater Arts 291
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 128
Dance 34
Arts & Media Management 21
Other Visual Art 1

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