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Higher Education Administration Schools in Missouri

In 2018-2019, 86 students earned their Higher Education/Higher Education Administration degrees in MO.

In terms of popularity, Higher Education Administration is the 20th most popular major in the state out of a total 71 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Higher Education Administration Majors in Missouri

Higher Education/Higher Education Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 44
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 41
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 41
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 41
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

In Missouri, a higher education/higher education administration major is more popular with women than with men.

Higher Education Administration Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of higher education/higher education administration majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.3%
  • Black or African American: 20.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.0%
  • White: 55.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.1%
  • Other Races: 5.8%
Higher Education Administration Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Higher Education Administration Grads in Missouri

2,520 people in the state and 184,430 in the nation are employed in jobs related to higher education/higher education administration.

Higher Education Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Higher Education Administration Jobs in Missouri

In this state, higher education/higher education administration grads earn an average of $79,220. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,570.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in Missouri that offer higher education/higher education administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
14,438 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 63% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.50%.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
9,139 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.25 years. The 2.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

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

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The average student takes 4.50 years to complete their degree at Southeast Missouri State University.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
11,487 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $13,384. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

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

68% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.53 years. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.60%.

#6

Lindenwood University

Saint Charles
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
9,468 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,400 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 1.60% which is lower than average. This private institution charges an average net price of $18,264.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
5,292 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%. It takes the average student 4.28 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 23%.

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

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,480. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid. In their early career, Mizzou grads earn an average salary of $39,400.

#8

Lincoln University

Jefferson City
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
20% Graduation Rate
2,478 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,300 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 71%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
6,857 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.54 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $32,400 after graduation.

Higher Education Administration Careers in MO

Some of the careers higher education/higher education administration majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Postsecondary Education Administrators 16% $95,730
Education Administrators 11% $76,340

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to higher education/higher education administration.

Major Annual Graduates in MO
General Educational Leadership 910
Educational System Administration 282
Elementary & Jr High Administration 68
Secondary School Administration 63
Other Educational Administration 50
Urban Education & Leadership 21
Special Education Administration 2
Curriculum Administration 1

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