As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
University of Missouri-Kansas City offers 17 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 347 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 287 Bachelor's degrees, 56 Master's degrees, and 4 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Missouri-Kansas City Kansas City, MO||28 : 1||16,388|
|Rockhurst University Kansas City, MO||23 : 1||2,990|
|William Jewell College Liberty, MO||11 : 1||739|
|Park University Parkville, MO||97 : 1||11,415|
|University of Saint Mary Leavenworth, KS||17 : 1||1,240|
|Avila University Kansas City, MO||23 : 1||1,526|
|Johnson County Community College Overland Park, KS||57 : 1||18,278|
|Cleveland University-Kansas City Overland Park, KS||16 : 1||590|
|DeVry University-Missouri Kansas City, MO||70 : 1||70|
|Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City Kansas City, MO||65 : 1||15,770|