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Biology Schools in Missouri

There are 36 schools in the state of Missouri offering biology programs. In 2010, 1,817 students graduated with degrees from Missouri biology schools. 1,586 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 162 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

1,683 students graduate from programs in this state in biology, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of biology students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 13 students graduated with biology certificates, four with an associate's level degree, 1,586 with a bachelor's level degree, 162 with a master's level degree, and 52 with a degree at the doctorate level.

36 biology schools are in Missouri. Out of these, while 13 schools are public, 23 schools are private. Tuition at a private biology school varies from $8,898 to $40,369, while tuition at a public biology school varies from $4,530 to $8,631.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $15,860. The lowest tuition in Missouri, which is $4,530 each year, is at Missouri Southern State University, while the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $40,369 each year, is at Washington University in St Louis.

Missouri biology schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions in Missouri 2006 - 2010

1,683 students graduate from programs in this state in biology, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of biology students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 13 students graduated with biology certificates, four with an associate's level degree, 1,586 with a bachelor's level degree, 162 with a master's level degree, and 52 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions in Missouri 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 14
  • Certificate 2007: 21
  • Certificate 2008: 8
  • Certificate 2009: 8
  • Certificate 2010: 13
  • Associate 2006: 6
  • Associate 2007: 2
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 4
  • Associate 2010: 4
  • Bachelor 2006: 1345
  • Bachelor 2007: 1350
  • Bachelor 2008: 1392
  • Bachelor 2009: 1576
  • Bachelor 2010: 1586
  • Master 2006: 86
  • Master 2007: 105
  • Master 2008: 94
  • Master 2009: 151
  • Master 2010: 162
  • Doctorate 2006: 37
  • Doctorate 2007: 50
  • Doctorate 2008: 52
  • Doctorate 2009: 50
  • Doctorate 2010: 52

Biology Program Availability in Missouri

Schools in Missouri offer a total of 59 biology programs. Of these programs, around 64.4% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Biology Program Availability in Missouri

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 38
  • Master: 12
  • Doctorate: 6

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44770
  • 25th Percentile: 54440
  • Median: 75490
  • 75th Percentile: 92030
  • 90th Percentile: 119470

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38740
  • 25th Percentile: 43760
  • Median: 54910
  • 75th Percentile: 76140
  • 90th Percentile: 99870

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51410
  • 25th Percentile: 68460
  • Median: 100460
  • 75th Percentile: 132360
  • 90th Percentile: 165980

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28310
  • 25th Percentile: 35470
  • Median: 48010
  • 75th Percentile: 66960
  • 90th Percentile: 80280

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 62305
  • 25th Percentile: 73300
  • Median: 86235
  • 75th Percentile: 99170
  • 90th Percentile: 114045

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22570
  • 25th Percentile: 26790
  • Median: 34200
  • 75th Percentile: 47060
  • 90th Percentile: 61670

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33320
  • 25th Percentile: 46820
  • Median: 63140
  • 75th Percentile: 77980
  • 90th Percentile: 89460

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33380
  • 25th Percentile: 38970
  • Median: 46490
  • 75th Percentile: 55430
  • 90th Percentile: 73080

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54800
  • Median Salary 2007: 56060
  • Median Salary 2008: 59530
  • Median Salary 2009: 64600
  • Median Salary 2010: 75490
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44150
  • Median Salary 2007: 45930
  • Median Salary 2008: 62460
  • Median Salary 2009: 73390
  • Median Salary 2010: 86235
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 91090
  • Median Salary 2007: 93900
  • Median Salary 2008: 98850
  • Median Salary 2009: 104540
  • Median Salary 2010: 100460
  • Total Employed 2006: 530
  • Total Employed 2007: 600
  • Total Employed 2008: 640
  • Total Employed 2009: 570
  • Total Employed 2010: 810

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 23260
  • Median Salary 2007: 36450
  • Median Salary 2008: 47000
  • Median Salary 2009: 51290
  • Median Salary 2010: 48010
  • Total Employed 2006: 1010
  • Total Employed 2007: 710
  • Total Employed 2008: 560
  • Total Employed 2009: 590
  • Total Employed 2010: 660

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55480
  • Median Salary 2007: 59480
  • Median Salary 2008: 59250
  • Median Salary 2009: 54250
  • Median Salary 2010: 54910
  • Total Employed 2006: 390
  • Total Employed 2007: 380
  • Total Employed 2008: 420
  • Total Employed 2009: 530
  • Total Employed 2010: 650

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32670
  • Median Salary 2007: 32910
  • Median Salary 2008: 32970
  • Median Salary 2009: 35060
  • Median Salary 2010: 34200
  • Total Employed 2006: 1790
  • Total Employed 2007: 1700
  • Total Employed 2008: 1480
  • Total Employed 2009: 1350
  • Total Employed 2010: 490

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57240
  • Median Salary 2007: 60740
  • Median Salary 2008: 62080
  • Median Salary 2009: 63920
  • Median Salary 2010: 63140
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 435
  • Total Employed 2008: 590
  • Total Employed 2009: 620
  • Total Employed 2010: 500

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43530
  • Median Salary 2007: 44150
  • Median Salary 2008: 46060
  • Median Salary 2009: 46630
  • Median Salary 2010: 46490
  • Total Employed 2006: 390
  • Total Employed 2007: 460
  • Total Employed 2008: 390
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 300

Missouri vs National Biology Employment

Missouri vs National Biology Employment

  • Employed in Missouri: 1.578% (3770)

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1. Missouri Baptist University

One College Park Dr
St. Louis, MO 63141-8698
(877) 434-1115

Missouri Baptist University is in the suburbs of St. Louis, Missouri and it offers one biology program.

2. Missouri Valley College

500 E College St
Marshall, MO 65340
(660) 831-4000

Missouri Valley College is located in town of Marshall, Missouri and this school offers one program in biology. 1,790 students seek degrees in 30 MoVal programs, overall.

3. William Jewell College

500 College Hill
Liberty, MO 64068-1896
(816) 781-7700

William Jewell College offers one program in biology and it is in the suburbs of Liberty, Missouri. It is a 4-year institution.

4. The College of the Ozarks

100 Opportunity Avenue
Point Lookout, MO 65726-0017
(417) 334-6411

The College of the Ozarks is in town of Point Lookout, Missouri and this school offers one biology program. C of O is a 4-year institution.

5. Stephens College

1200 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65215
(573) 442-2211

Stephens College, which is 0.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Columbia, MO and Stephens offers one biology program. Stephens is one of 13 liberal arts colleges in Missouri.

6. Westminster College

501 Westminster Ave
Fulton, MO 65251-1299
(573) 642-3361

Westminster College is in Fulton, MO and it offers one biology program. It is one of 13 liberal arts colleges in Missouri.

7. Hannibal-Lagrange College

2800 Palmyra Rd
Hannibal, MO 63401-1999
(573) 221-3675

Hannibal-Lagrange College offers one biology program. Hannibal Lagrange is a 4-year institution.

8. The Logan College of Chiropractic

1851 Schoettler Rd
Chesterfield, MO 63017-5529
(636) 227-2100

The Logan College of Chiropractic is in the suburbs of Chesterfield, Missouri and it offers one program in biology.

9. Truman State University

100 E Normal
Kirksville, MO 63501-4221
(660) 785-4000

Truman State University is in Kirksville, MO. It offers two programs in biology. Out of those, this school offers one degree at the bachelor's level in biology to students and one master's level biology degree. 6,035 students pursue degrees in 49 programs at Truman, overall.

10. William Woods University

One University Avenue
Fulton, MO 65251-1098
(573) 642-2251x2251

William Woods University, which is very close to Fulton, Missouri, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in biology.

11. Evangel University

1111 N Glenstone
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 865-2811

Evangel University, which is 1.9 miles from the center of the city, is in Springfield, MO and Evangel offers one biology program. This school is one of 13 liberal arts colleges in Missouri.

12. Culver-Stockton College

One College Hill
Canton, MO 63435-1299
(573) 288-6000

Culver-Stockton College offers one biology program and it is located in Canton, Missouri, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 771 students pursue degrees in 30 programs at this school, overall. Culver-Stockton is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Missouri offering programs in biology.

13. Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

411 Central Methodist Square
Fayette, MO 65248-1198
(660) 248-3391

Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Offers one biology program and CMU is located in Fayette, MO. CMU is one of 13 liberal arts colleges in Missouri.

14. Avila University

11901 Wornall Rd
Kansas City, MO 64145-1698
(816) 942-8400

Avila University offers one biology program and Avila is located near Kansas City, MO. 1,876 students pursue degrees in 63 programs at AU, overall.

15. The University of Central Missouri

University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4111

The University of Central Missouri is located in town of Warrensburg, Missouri. UCM offers two biology programs. Of those, students are offered one biology degree at the bachelor's level by this medium-sized school and one biology degree at the master's level. This school is a public 4-year institution. It is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Missouri offering biology in terms of programs.

16. Webster University

470 E Lockwood Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63119-3194
(314) 961-2660

Webster University is located in the suburbs of St. Louis, Missouri and it offers one program in biology. Overall, 19,342 students seek degrees in 97 Webster University programs.

17. Rockhurst University

1100 Rockhurst Rd
Kansas City, MO 64110-2561
(816) 501-4000

Rockhurst University offers one program in biology and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Kansas City, MO. 2,895 students seek degrees in 34 Rockhurst programs, overall.

18. The University of Missouri - St Louis

One University Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63121-4400
(314) 516-5000

The University of Missouri-St Louis offers four biology programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in biology by it, one degree at the bachelor's level in biology, one master's level biology degree, and one biology degree at the doctorate level. It is located in the suburbs of St. Louis, Missouri. UMSL is one of 7 research universities in Missouri.

19. Missouri State University - Springfield

901 S National
Springfield, MO 65897
(417) 836-5000

Missouri State University-Springfield offers four biology programs. Specifically, it offers two bachelor's level degrees in biology to students and two degrees at the master's level in biology. Mo State is 1.1 miles from the center of the city. This large school is one of 63 public post-secondary institutions in Missouri. It ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of Missouri.

20. Park University

8700 NW River Park Dr
Parkville, MO 64152-3795
(816) 741-2000

Park University offers one biology program and it is in the suburbs of Parkville, Missouri.

21. Saint Louis University

One Grand Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63103-2097
(314) 977-2222

Saint Louis University offers four programs in biology. Specifically, this university offers one biology degree at the bachelor's level to students, one master's level biology degree, and two doctorate level degrees in biology. This university, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in St. Louis, MO. SLU is a 4-year research institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Missouri offering programs in biology.

22. The Missouri University of Science and Technology

1870 Miner Circle
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4111

The Missouri University of Science and Technology offers two programs in biology. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in biology by it and one biology degree at the master's level. This university is located in town of Rolla, Missouri. It is one of 7 research universities in Missouri.

23. Southeast Missouri State University

One University Plaza
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-9980
(573) 651-2000

Southeast Missouri State University offers two biology programs. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level biology degree by SEMO and one master's level degree in biology. Southeast is in town of Cape Girardeau, Missouri. 11,033 students pursue degrees in 102 programs at this school, overall.

24. Missouri Southern State University

3950 E Newman Rd
Joplin, MO 64801-1595
(417) 625-9300

Missouri Southern State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Joplin, MO and MSSU offers one biology program. This public school is one of 63 public post-secondary institutions in Missouri.

25. The Maryville University of Saint Louis

650 Maryville University Drive
St. Louis, MO 63141-7299
(800) 627-9855

The Maryville University of Saint Louis offers one biology program and it is in the suburbs of St. Louis, Missouri. 3,676 students seek degrees in 72 Maryville University of Saint Louis programs, overall.

26. Drury University

900 N.Benton
Springfield, MO 65802-3791
(417) 873-7879

Drury University, which is 0.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Springfield, MO and Drury offers one biology program. It is a 4-year institution. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of Missouri offering biology in terms of programs.

27. Missouri Western State University

4525 Downs Dr
St. Joseph, MO 64507
(816) 271-4200

Missouri Western State University offers one biology program and MWSU, which is near the center of the city, is in St. Joseph, MO. Western is one of 63 public post-secondary institutions in Missouri.

28. Fontbonne University

6800 Wydown Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63105-3098
(314) 862-3456

Fontbonne University is located in the suburbs of St. Louis, Missouri and it offers one biology program. 2,532 students seek degrees in 46 programs at this school, overall.

29. The University of Missouri - Kansas City

5100 Rockhill Rd
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235-1000

The University of Missouri-Kansas City offers two programs in biology. More specifically, students are offered one biology degree at the bachelor's level by it and one biology degree at the master's level. This university is near the center of the city. UMKC is a public, 4-year, research institution. UMKC is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Missouri offering biology.

30. Washington University in St Louis

One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
(314) 935-5000

Washington University in St Louis is located in the suburbs of St. Louis, Missouri. It offers four programs in biology. Specifically, it offers students one bachelor's level biology degree, one biology degree at the master's level, and two doctorate level degrees in biology. This large university is one of 6 institutions with a medical school in Missouri.

31. Crowder College

601 Laclede Ave
Neosho, MO 64850
(417) 451-3223x5536

Crowder College offers one biology program and this college, which is very close to Neosho, Missouri, is in a rural area. 5,219 students pursue degrees in 81 programs at this college, overall. In terms of programs, this college is the biggest institution in the state of Missouri offering biology.

32. Lindenwood University

209 S Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301-1695
(636) 949-2000

Lindenwood University offers two biology programs. Lindenwood offers two degrees at the bachelor's level in biology to students. This liberal arts college, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in St. Charles, MO. This school is one of 13 liberal arts colleges in Missouri.

33. Northwest Missouri State University

800 University Drive
Maryville, MO 64468-6001
(660) 562-1212

Northwest Missouri State University is in Maryville, MO and it offers one biology program. 7,142 students seek degrees in 98 programs at this school, overall.

34. Lincoln University

820 Chestnut Street
Jefferson City, MO 65101
(573) 681-5000

Lincoln University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Jefferson City, MO and this university offers one biology program. 3,349 students seek degrees in 64 programs at Lincoln, overall.

35. Southwest Baptist University

1600 University Ave
Bolivar, MO 65613-2596
(800) 526-5859

Southwest Baptist University is in Bolivar, MO and this school offers one program in biology.

36. The University of Missouri - Columbia

105 Jesse Hall
Columbia, MO 65211
(573) 882-2121

The University of Missouri-Columbia offers five biology programs. Of those, it offers one certificate in biology to students, one bachelor's level degree in biology, two master's level degrees in biology, and one doctorate level degree in biology. Mizzou is near the center of the city. Mizzou is a public, 4-year, research institution. Mizzou is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Missouri offering programs in biology.

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