Springfield MSA Demographics

Colleges and Universities

InstitutionStudents
Springfield MSA Total 49,702
Missouri State University 20,949
Ozark Technical Community College 13,907
Drury University 5,625
Southwest Baptist University-Bolivar 3,587
Evangel University 2,072
Cox College 626
Vatterrott College 402
University of Phoenix 1,700
Assemblies of God Theological Seminary 247
Forest Institute of Psychology 303
Webster University 235
Bryan College 158

Source: Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, Springfield Business Development Corporation (2010)

Educational Attainment

DegreeRepublicGreene CountyMetroMissouriUSA
High School Diploma 90.5% 89.3% 88.8% 86.8% 85.4%
4-year College Degree 20.1% 27.8% 25.3% 25.4% 28.2%

Source: 2011 America Community Survey

Republic R-III School District

LevelSchoolsEnrollmentStudent/Teacher Ratio
Pre-K 1
Elementary 5 2,281 15:1
Middle 1 1,043 16:1
High 1 1,214 17:1
Teachers with Masters Degree or Higher 59.1%
Average Teacher Salary $47,275
Average Student/Teacher Ratio 16:1
Average ACT Composite Score 21.7