Have you thought about attending one of the graduate schools in Missouri? The Midwestern state is an excellent tourist spot, with attractions such as the Gateway Arch at the Jefferson National Expansion, Mark Twain’s boyhood home, the Ozark National Scenic Riverways and the Pony Express museums. The major cities in Missouri include Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield, Independence, and Columbia.
Missouri has a 2014 population of 6,063,589, which is a 1.2% change since 2010. 26.2% of the state’s population has a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and the median annual household income is $47,380. Missouri borders eight different states (no state in the U.S. touches more than eight states!) It generally has a humid continental climate with cold winters and hot and humid summers.i
Missouri’s economy is diverse, and includes various service industries, wholesale and retail trade, manufacturing and agriculture. Missouri is a leading producer of transportation equipment, while food processing is the state's fastest-growing industry.ii
Does the “Show-me State” sound like a good place to explore? Browse their graduate programs and potential career options in Missouri.