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Business Administration & Management Schools in Missouri

In 2018-2019, 6,610 students earned their Business Administration degrees in MO.

In terms of popularity, Business Administration & Management is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 24 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in Missouri

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 3,239
Bachelor’s Degree 2,536
Associate’s Degree 406
Post-Master’s Certificate 362
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 362
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 31
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 31
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 21
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 21
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 21
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 15

Gender Distribution

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

Business Administration & Management Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business administration majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.7%
  • Black or African American: 18.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.2%
  • White: 54.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 9.6%
  • Other Races: 7.1%
Business Administration & Management Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in Missouri

162,860 people in the state and 9,785,040 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business administration.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in Missouri

In this state, business administration grads earn an average of $96,680. Nationwide, they make an average of $103,110.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 58 colleges in Missouri that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Webster University

Saint Louis
1,814 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
9,860 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.80% which is lower than average. The average student takes 4.27 years to complete their degree at Webster. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,206.

#2

Park University

Parkville
1,001 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
11,415 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.51 years to graduate. This private school has an average net price of $16,185.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 68%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,526. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

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

In their early career, WUSTL grads earn an average salary of $56,500. The full-time teacher rate is 68%. The student loan default rate of 1.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#5

Rockhurst University

Kansas City
244 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
2,990 Total Students

57% of the teachers are full time. 100% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate is 3.20% which is lower than average.

#6

Columbia College

Columbia
199 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
9,913 Total Students

The average student takes 4.04 years to complete their degree at Columbia College Missouri. 100% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 27 to 1.

163 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
10,637 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.50 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. A typical student attending Southeast Missouri State University will pay a net price of $13,113.

154 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
5,309 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 23% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. 100% of students get financical aid.

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

100% of students get financical aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,119. The full-time teacher rate is 88%.

#10

Saint Louis University

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

This private school has an average net price of $27,861. 63% of the teachers are full time. The average student takes 4.20 years to complete their degree at SLU.

Business Administration & Management Careers in MO

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Natural Sciences Managers 21% $104,550
Computer and Information Systems Managers 18% $125,790
Social and Community Service Managers 16% $56,540
Management Analysts 14% $76,230
Construction Managers 13% $89,730
Cost Estimators 11% $63,570
Administrative Services Managers 11% $86,940
Managers 10% $93,580
General and Operations Managers 10% $81,500
Sales Managers 7% $123,760
Logisticians 7% $68,490
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 6% $92,470
Purchasing Managers 6% $123,840
Retail Sales Supervisors 5% $38,490
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 4% $54,180
Industrial Production Managers 2% $97,310
Chief Executives -3% $144,070

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Business & Commerce 3,781
Accounting 2,035
Human Resource Management 1,110
Finance & Financial Management 973
Marketing 870
Management Information Systems 462
Management Sciences & Methods 379
Hospitality Management 298

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