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Political Science Schools in Missouri

There are 24 schools in the state of Missouri offering political science programs. In 2010, 642 students graduated from programs at Missouri political science schools. 594 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 35 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

657 students graduate from programs in this state in political science, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of political science students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 594 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in political science, 35 with a master's level degree, and 13 with a degree at the doctorate level.

24 political science schools are in this state. Out of these, while 13 schools are private, 11 schools are public. While public political science school tuition varies from $4,530 to $8,631, tuition at a private political science school varies from $8,898 to $40,369.

Average tuition for political science programs is $15,247. While the lowest tuition in Missouri, which is $4,530 each year, is at Missouri Southern State University, the highest tuition for political science programs, which is $40,369 per year, is at Washington University in St Louis.

Missouri political science schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Political Science Program Completions in Missouri 2006 - 2010

657 students graduate from programs in this state in political science, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of political science students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 594 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in political science, 35 with a master's level degree, and 13 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Political Science Program Completions in Missouri 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 626
  • Bachelor 2007: 629
  • Bachelor 2008: 639
  • Bachelor 2009: 603
  • Bachelor 2010: 594
  • Master 2006: 27
  • Master 2007: 15
  • Master 2008: 23
  • Master 2009: 19
  • Master 2010: 35
  • Doctorate 2006: 16
  • Doctorate 2007: 17
  • Doctorate 2008: 10
  • Doctorate 2009: 10
  • Doctorate 2010: 13

Political Science Program Availability in Missouri

Schools in this state offer a total of 33 political science programs. Of these programs, around 75.8% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Political Science Program Availability in Missouri

  • Bachelor: 25
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 3

Career Trends

Political Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Political Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Political Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36120
  • 25th Percentile: 45210
  • Median: 62610
  • 75th Percentile: 84090
  • 90th Percentile: 92180

Career Trends

Political Scientists — Employment Trend

Political Scientists — Employment Trend

Political Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56925
  • Median Salary 2007: 59410
  • Median Salary 2008: 61510
  • Median Salary 2009: 62265
  • Median Salary 2010: 62610
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Missouri vs National Political Science Employment

Missouri vs National Political Science Employment

  • Employed in Missouri: 0.000% (0)

Political Science Schools in Missouri

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1. Missouri Valley College

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

Missouri Valley College offers one political science program and it is located in Marshall, MO. It is a 4-year institution.

2. William Jewell College

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

William Jewell College is located in the suburbs of Liberty, Missouri and it offers one political science program. This school is a 4-year institution.

3. Westminster College

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

Westminster College is in Fulton, MO and this school offers one program in political science. Overall, 1,167 students seek degrees in 49 Westminister programs.

4. Truman State University

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

Truman State University is located in Kirksville, MO and Truman offers one program in political science. Overall, 6,035 students pursue degrees in 49 programs at this public school.

5. 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 Is located in Fayette, MO and it offers one program in political science. Overall, 1,176 students pursue degrees in 47 CMU programs.

6. Avila University

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

Avila University offers one political science program and it is near Kansas City, MO. 1,876 students pursue degrees in 63 programs at Avila, overall. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Missouri offering programs in political science.

7. The University of Central Missouri

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

The University of Central Missouri is in town of Warrensburg, Missouri and it offers one political science program. UCM is one of 63 public post-secondary institutions in Missouri.

8. 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 political science.

9. Rockhurst University

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

Rockhurst University, which is 4.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Kansas City, MO and this school offers one political science program.

10. The University of Missouri - St Louis

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

The University of Missouri-St Louis is located in the suburbs of St. Louis, Missouri. This university offers three political science programs. Of those, this university offers students one bachelor's level degree in political science, one political science degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level political science degree. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, this university ranks sixth in the state of Missouri.

11. Missouri State University - Springfield

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

Missouri State University-Springfield is 1.1 miles from the center of the city and Missouri State offers one political science program. Missouri State is a public 4-year institution.

12. Park University

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

Park University offers one program in political science and this school is located in the suburbs of Parkville, Missouri.

13. Saint Louis University

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

Saint Louis University offers two political science programs. Specifically, this university offers students one political science degree at the bachelor's level and one political science degree at the master's level. This big university, which is 1.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in St. Louis, MO. SLU is one of 6 institutions with a medical school in Missouri. It is the biggest institution in the state of Missouri offering political science in terms of programs.

14. Southeast Missouri State University

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

Southeast Missouri State University is located in Cape Girardeau, MO and SEMO offers one political science program. This mid-sized school is a public 4-year institution.

15. Missouri Southern State University

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

Missouri Southern State University, which is 3.0 miles from the center of the city, is in Joplin, MO and it offers one political science program. It is a public 4-year institution. MSSU is the seventh largest institution in the state of Missouri offering political science in terms of programs.

16. 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 it offers one program in political science. It is one of 13 liberal arts colleges in Missouri.

17. Missouri Western State University

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

Missouri Western State University, which is near the center of the city, is in St. Joseph, MO and MWSU offers one political science program. Western is one of 63 public post-secondary institutions in Missouri. It is the tenth largest institution in the state of Missouri offering political science in terms of programs.

18. The University of Missouri - Kansas City

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

The University of Missouri-Kansas City is 4.6 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in political science. Of those, this university offers students one bachelor's level degree in political science and one master's level political science degree. It is one of 6 institutions with a medical school in Missouri. In terms of enrollment, it ranks seventh in the state of Missouri.

19. 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. WUSTL offers three programs in political science. More specifically, Wash U offers students one political science degree at the bachelor's level, one master's level degree in political science, and one doctorate level degree in political science. Overall, 13,820 students pursue degrees in 225 WUSTL programs. In terms of programs, Wash U is the third largest institution in the state of Missouri offering political science.

20. Lindenwood University

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

Lindenwood University, which is near the center of the city, is located in St. Charles, MO and Lindenwood offers one program in political science. It is a 4-year institution.

21. 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 political science program. Overall, 7,142 students seek degrees in 98 Northwest programs.

22. Lincoln University

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

Lincoln University, which is near the center of the city, is in Jefferson City, MO and it offers one program in political science. This university is one of 7 research universities in Missouri. In terms of programs, it is the fifth largest institution in the state of Missouri offering political science.

23. Southwest Baptist University

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

Southwest Baptist University is located in town of Bolivar, Missouri and it offers one political science program. This school is a 4-year institution.

24. The University of Missouri - Columbia

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

The University of Missouri-Columbia offers three political science programs. Specifically, Missouri offers one bachelor's level political science degree to students, one master's level degree in political science, and one doctorate level degree in political science. It is near the heart of downtown. This university is one of 6 institutions with a medical school in Missouri. This public university is the second largest institution in the state of Missouri offering political science in terms of programs.

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