Missouri Colleges and Universities

Missouri, at the center of the nation, offers a rich mixture of country life and urban delights. Students and tourists alike simply love the diversity of the "Show Me State". From the country-western music haven of Branson in the Ozarks, to the blues clubs, sports diversions, restaurants, and museums of St. Louis and Kansas City, Missouri has it all. After the metropolitan centers of Kansas City and St. Louis, you'll find plenty to do in Springfield, Independence, and Columbia.

Founded in 1839, The University of Missouri is the state's single largest institution of higher education, located in Columbia. The school has additional campuses in Kansas City, Rolla, and St. Louis. Missouri is also host to extensive public and private colleges and universities, along with trade schools and community colleges.

Total Number of Missouri Schools: 203

# of Public Schools: 52
# of Private Schools: 151



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