Columbia is located in Boone county and has a population of 84,531.
For Missouri residents, the average tuition for all Columbia medical schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $15,364.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Columbia medical schools was $19,061.00.
Books and supplies for medical schools in Columbia cost an average of $1,080.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at medical 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 three medical colleges in Columbia for students to choose from. 359 students were reported to have graduated from medical programs in Columbia in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$53,250.00||50|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists||$52,510.00||230|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$40,300.00||Not available|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$58,650.00||50|
|Radiologic Technologists and Technicians||$51,900.00||220|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$29,790.00||240|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$34,430.00||820|