Columbia is located in Boone county and has a population of 84,531.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in liberal arts schools in Columbia during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $15,364.00. The average tuition was $19,061.00 for non-residents studying in Missouri.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for liberal arts schools in Columbia is $1,080.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at liberal arts schools in Columbia was $7,799.00. The average cost for students living at home was $7,824.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two liberal arts colleges in Columbia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 104 students were reported to have graduated from liberal arts programs in Columbia in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Teachers and Instructors, All Other||$23,800.00||400|