Missouri Colleges List

The best college in Missouri on the University Rankings is the Washington University in St. Louis (learn more) placed joint 24th best college in America, and 32nd best in the world rankings. Other colleges in the state making it into the University Review rankings include the University of Missouri (88th best in the USA, 216th world; read more), and Saint Louis University (ranked in the 432 to 507 range in the world; read more). Other colleges in the state are rated in the USA by Forbes as follows: College of the Ozarks (194th), Truman State University (246th), Rockhurst University (259th), Westminster College (288th), William Jewell College (375th), Missouri University of Science and Technology (388th), Maryville University (463rd), Webster University (568th).

List of Missouri Colleges

NameAddressTypeNumber of UG StudentsIn-State TuitionOut of State TuitionAcceptance RateFounded
A.T. Still University of Health Sciences800 West Jefferson Street, Kirksville, MO 63501Private1892
Aquinas Institute of Theology23 South Spring Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63108Private1939
Avila University11901 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145Private1401$24,950$24,95061%1969
Baptist Bible College628 East Kearney Street, Springfield, MO 65803Private1950
Calvary Bible College & Theological Seminary15800 Calvary Road, Kansas City, MO 64147Private272$10,656$10,6561932
Central Christian College of the Bible911 East Urbandale Drive, Moberly, MO 65270Private1957
Central Methodist University411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette, MO 65248Private1107$21,830$21,83065%1854
College of the Ozarks1 Opportunity Avenue, Point Lookout, MO 65726Private1531$18,530$18,53012%1906
Columbia College1001 Rogers Street, Columbia, MO 65216Private951 + 15,995 off-time and online$19,386$19,3861851
Conception Seminary College37174 State Highway VV, Conception, MO 64433Private1873
Concordia Seminary-Saint Louis801 Seminary Place, St. Louis, MO 63105Private1893
Cottey College1000 West Austin Boulevard, Nevada, MO 64772Private307$15,900$15,9001884
Covenant Theological Seminary12330 Conway Road, Creve Coeur, MO 63141Private1956
Cox College1423 North Jefferson Avenue, Springfield, MO 65802Private1907
Culver-Stockton College1 College Hill, Canton, MO 63435Private830$24,050$24,05059%1853
DeVry University-Kansas City1100 Main Street #118, Kansas City, MOPrivate
Drury University900 N. Benton Avenue, Springfield, MO 65802Private1575$23,885$23,88573%1873
Eden Theological Seminary475 East Lockwood Avenue, Webster Groves, MO 63119Private1850
Evangel University1111 N. Glenstone, Springfield, MO 65802Private2077$20,676$20,67667%1955
Fontbonne University6800 Wydown Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63105Private1328$22,684$22,68465%1923
Forest Institute of Professional Psychology2885 West Battlefield Road, Springfield, MO 65807Private1979
Global University1211 South Glenstone Avenue, Springfield, MO 65802Private1992
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College4483 Duncan Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110Private653$28,672$28,6721902
Hannibal-Lagrange College2800 Palmyra Road, Hannibal, MO 63401Private1150$19,380$19,3801928
Harris-Stowe State University3026 Laclede Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63103Public1298$5,220$9,853100%1857
Kansas City Art Institute4415 Warwick Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64111Private739$33,712$33,71294%1885
Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences1750 East Independence Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64106Private1,033 (Grad)1916
Kenrick-Glennon Seminary5200 Glennon Drive, St. Louis, MO 63119Private1818
Lincoln University820 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, MO 65101Public2892$6,838$13,22859%1866
Lindenwood University209 S. Kingshighway, St. Charles, MO 63301Private8453$15,580$15,58066%1827
Logan University1851 Schoettler Road, Chesterfield, MO 63017Private$9,990$9,9901935
Maryville University of Saint Louis650 Maryville University Drive, St Louis, MO 63141Private2829$25,884$25,88476%1872
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary5001 North Oak Trafficway, Kansas City, MO 64118Private1957
Missouri Baptist University1 College Park Drive, St. Louis, MO 63141Private3950$21,670$21,67058%1964
Missouri Southern State University3950 E. Newman Road, Joplin, MO 64801Public5587$5,416$10,45097%1937
Missouri State University901 S. National Avenue, Springfield, MO 65897Public18027$7,008$13,66885%1906
Missouri Valley College500 E. College, Marshall, MO 65340Private1789$18,300$18,30051%1889
Missouri Western State University4525 Downs Drive, St. Joseph, MO 64507Public5616$6,497$12,489100%1969
Northwest Missouri State University800 University Drive, Maryville, MO 64468Public5542$8,156$14,40773%1905
Ozark Christian College1111 North Main Street, Joplin, MO 64801Private1942
Park University8700 N.W. River Park Drive, Parkville, MO 64152Private$10,600$10,60069%1875
Ranken Technical College4431 Finney Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63113Private$14,457$14,4571907
Research College of Nursing2525 East Meyer Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64132Private345$32,925$32,92537%1905
Rockhurst University1100 Rockhurst Road, Kansas City, MO 64110Private2241$32,865$32,86575%1910
Saint Louis College of Pharmacy4588 Parkview Place, St. Louis, MO 63110Private1864
Saint Louis University1 North Grand Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63103Private8687$37,966$37,96664%1818
Saint Luke's College of Health Sciences624 Westport Road, Kansas City, MO 64114Private1903
Saint Paul School of Theology5123 E Truman Rd, Kansas CityÊMOÊ64127Private1956
Southeast Missouri State University1 University Plaza, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701Public10755$6,937$12,27085%1873
Southwest Baptist University1600 University Avenue, Bolivar, MO 65613Private2932$20,840$20,84054%1878
Stephens College1200 E. Broadway, Columbia, MO 65215Private650$28,510$28,51068%1833
Truman State University100 E. Normal Street, Kirksville, MO 63501Public5898$7,374$13,43872%1867
University of Central Missouri208 E. South Street, Warrensburg, MO 64093Public9974$7,265$13,65981%1871
University of Missouri System
University of Missouri - Columbia105 Jesse Hall, Columbia, MO 65211Public26,965$9,433$24,46079%1839
University of Missouri - Kansas City5100 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64110Public10247$9,582$22,64165%1929
Missouri University of Science & Technology106 Parker Hall, 300 W. 13th Street, Rolla, MO 65409Public6146$9,537$25,40482%1870
University of Missouri - Saint Louis1 University Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63121Public13547$9,474$24,79574%1963
Washington University in Saint Louis1 Brookings Dr, St. Louis, MO 63130Private7336$46,467$46,46717%1853
Webster University470 E. Lockwood Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63119Private2962$24,500$24,50057%1915
WGU MissouriOnline, served by 4001 South 700 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84107Private2013
Westminster College501 Westminster Avenue, Fulton, MO 65251Private1044$22,560$22,56069%1851
William Jewell College500 College Hill, Liberty, MO 64068Private1043$31,620$31,62058%1849
William Woods University1 University Avenue, Fulton, MO 65251Private1002$21,260$21,26078%1870

Size wise the largest colleges by undergraduate student body are the University of Missouri – Columbia (26,965 students) and the Missouri State University (18027 students). While the smallest establishments include Cottey College (307 students) and Stephens College (650 students).

Cost wise, of the main public higher education establishments the cheapest tuition fees are offered by Harris-Stowe State University (In-state tuition: $5,220; Out of state fees: $9,853), and the Missouri Southern State University (In-state: $5,416; Out of state: $10,450).

Conversely the highest priced public colleges in Missouri are the University of Missouri – Kansas City ($9,582 In-state tuition fees and $22,641 Out of state fees), and the Missouri University of Science & Technology ($9,537 In-state; $25,404 Out-of-State).

Of the private institutions, the lowest priced establishments on the list of Missouri colleges are Logan University ($9,990) and Park University ($10,600), whilst the most expensive universities in the state are Washington University in Saint Louis ($46,467), and Saint Louis University ($37,966).

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