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Computer Science Schools in Missouri

1,116 students earned CompSci degrees in Missouri in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Computer Science is the 2nd most popular major out of a total 11 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Computer Science Majors in Missouri

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 603
Master’s Degree 466
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 31
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Science Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.4%
  • Black or African American: 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.0%
  • White: 40.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 44.0%
  • Other Races: 4.7%
Computer Science Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Science Grads in Missouri

There are 52,540 people in the state and 2,790,990 people in the nation working in compsci jobs.

Computer Science Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Computer Science Jobs in Missouri

CompSci grads earn an average of $88,260 in the state and $96,200 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 18 colleges in Missouri that offer compsci degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

246 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
16,191 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.50%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $56,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 52% of students get financical aid.

212 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
11,229 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 100% of the teachers are full time. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

187 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
16,388 Total Students

The average student takes 4.71 years to complete their degree at UMKC. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 65% of the teachers are full time.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
23,453 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.53 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Graduates earn an average $32,000 after graduation.

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
7,104 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 7.90% which is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,207. The full-time teacher rate is 81%.

86 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
15,988 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.55 years to graduate.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
5,231 Total Students

The average student takes 4.24 years to complete their degree at Truman State. This public school has an average net price of $12,119. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

#7

Webster University

Saint Louis
43 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
9,860 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private school has an average net price of $22,206. 100% of the teachers are full time.

#9

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
12,799 Total Students

63% of the teachers are full time. An average student at SLU will pay a net price of $27,861. 9 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,821 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 67% of students get financical aid. 100% of the teachers are full time.

Computer Science Careers in MO

Some of the careers compsci majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 42% $86,460
Software Applications Developers 40% $91,820
Computer and Information Research Scientists 33% $91,370
Web Developers 21% $61,540
Systems Software Developers 18% $93,870
Computer and Information Systems Managers 18% $125,790
Computer Workers 15% $83,720
Computer Science Professors 12% $76,790
Computer Network Support Specialists 9% $50,980
Computer Programmers -2% $76,140

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Computer Information Systems 1,127
Computer Programming 372
Information Technology 320
Computer Systems Networking 249
Computer Software Applications 104
Information Science 79
Other Computer Sciences 40
Computer Systems Analysis 17

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