You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
Webster University offers 76 Business degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 2,745 Business students graduated with students earning 2,245 Master's degrees, 302 Certificates, 192 Bachelor's degrees, and 6 Doctoral degrees.
Washington University in St Louis offers 28 Business degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 1,270 Business students graduated with students earning 717 Master's degrees, 526 Bachelor's degrees, 21 Doctoral degrees, and 6 Certificates.
McKendree University offers 16 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 254 Business students graduated with students earning 175 Bachelor's degrees, 76 Master's degrees, and 3 Associate's degrees.
Maryville University of Saint Louis offers 26 Business degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 348 Business students graduated with students earning 255 Master's degrees, 91 Bachelor's degrees, and 2 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Webster University Saint Louis, MO||50 : 1||9,860|
|Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis, MO||16 : 1||16,191|
|Lindenwood University Saint Charles, MO||33 : 1||8,392|
|McKendree University Lebanon, IL||25 : 1||2,292|
|Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville Edwardsville, IL||21 : 1||13,061|
|Missouri Baptist University Saint Louis, MO||79 : 1||5,309|
|Fontbonne University Saint Louis, MO||19 : 1||1,199|
|Maryville University of Saint Louis Saint Louis, MO||60 : 1||10,013|
|Lewis and Clark Community College Godfrey, IL||63 : 1||6,413|
|Southwestern Illinois College Belleville, IL||62 : 1||8,508|
|Saint Louis Community College Bridgeton, MO||54 : 1||17,294|
|St Charles Community College Cottleville, MO||61 : 1||6,363|
|Greenville University Greenville, IL||17 : 1||1,092|
|Jefferson College Hillsboro, MO||46 : 1||4,196|
|Stevens-The Institute of Business & Arts Saint Louis, MO||41 : 1||122|
|Principia College Elsah, IL||6 : 1||407|
|East Central College Union, MO||41 : 1||2,649|
|Harris-Stowe State University Saint Louis, MO||47 : 1||1,630|
|Ranken Technical College Saint Louis, MO||18 : 1||1,799|
|CALC Institute of Technology Alton, IL||110|