The state of Missouri is one of the must varied states in the country. Geographically, the state rests near the Mississippi River and contains plains similar to most Midwestern states and large plateaus connected to the Ozark Mountains. The state has several large metropolitan areas, including Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield, and Columbia.
Missouri is a Midwestern state known for its diverse state economy. Missouri is known for having a strong industrial sector with manufacturing firms for transportation and aerospace technology. In addition, Missouri has many agricultural, food processing, biotechnology, and mining firms.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, engineering in the state of Missouri had increase by 2.2%, with the highest increase employment rates in biomedical engineering (45.3&).
Some of the largest employers for engineering professionals in Missouri are: Cerner Corp., Wells Fargo Advisors, Corizon, Ford Motor Assembly Plant, Hallmark Cards Inc., and Edward Jones.