General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Abbreviation MU
Teachers 2,596
Students 30,535
Foreigners 5%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Black and gold
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Salus Populi
• The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
• University of Missouri System
• Association of American Universities (AAU)
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
• Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NC
World ranking428
Country ranking99
Quality of teaching398
International Faculty309
Ranking in world by sphere
Life Sciences and Medicine257
Social Sciences and Management348
Ranking in world by discipline
Economics & Business101
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking428
QS World University Rankings543
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Webometrics Ranking121
Alternative title
Russian Университет Миссури в Колумбии
Spanish Universidad de Missouri - Columbia
Chinese 密苏里大学-哥伦比亚
Arabic جامعة ميسوري - كولومبيا
French Université de Missouri-Columbia
German University of Missouri - Columbia
Japanese ミズーリ大学 コロンビア校
Korean 미주리대학교 컬럼비아캠퍼스
Portuguese Universidade de Missouri Columbia
University of Missouri - Columbia (MU) - public higher education institution in United States.

University of Missouri - Columbia - Description

The University of Missouri-Columbia was founded in 1839 as the first public university west of the Mississippi River, the first public university in Thomas Jefferson's Louisiana Purchase territory. Our distinct mission, as Missouri's only state-supported member of the Association of American Universities, is to provide all Missourians the benefits of a world-class research university. We are stewards and builders of a priceless state resource, a unique physical infrastructure and scholarly environment in which our tightly interlocked missions of teaching, research and service work together on behalf of all citizens. Students work side by side with some of the world's best faculty to advance the arts and humanities, the sciences, and the professions. Scholarship and teaching are daily driven by a sense of public service--the obligation to produce and disseminate knowledge that will improve the quality of life in the state, the nation and the world. The University of Missouri-Columbia, as the state's major land-grant university, honors the public trust placed in it and accepts the associated accountability to the people of Missouri for its stewardship of that trust. Our duty is to acquire, create, transmit, and preserve knowledge, and to promote understanding. We the students, faculty, and staff of MU...

Bachelor - University of Missouri - Columbia

Founded in 1839 as the first public university west of the Mississippi River, the University of Missouri in Columbia is a member of the most prestigious group of 61 U.S. public and private institutions: the Association of American Universities. Today MU is a $2 billion enterprise with more than 34,000 students and 260,000 alumni worldwide. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching classifies MU among American universities that provide the most educational opportunities and the highest level of instruction. MU offers more than 300 degree programs through 19 colleges and schools and has the largest research operation of any public university in Missouri. In fact, the National Science Foundation has recognized Mizzou as one of the top 10 universities in the country for integrating research into undergraduate education; MU offers undergraduate research to some students as early as their freshman year. Home to the world’s first School of Journalism, Mizzou offers many strong, unique programs on its 1,262-acre campus. Some in the sciences are taught in collaboration with MU’s medical school, and humanities classes include such areas as music composition and creative writing where students frequently win national awards. One of only six public universities nationwide with medicine, veterinary...

Description of University of Missouri - Columbia

The University of Missouri (MU) was founded in 1839 as the first U.S. public university west of the Mississippi River. Today with a record enrollment of more than 34,500 students, 13,000 full-time employees and 262,000 alumni worldwide, Missouri’s flagship university is a $2-plus billion enterprise and an important investment for the state and nation. MU is a member of the Association of American Universities, the nation’s most prestigious group of 60 U.S. public and private universities. Membership recognizes excellence in teaching and research endeavors and includes only the nation’s top-tier institutions. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching classifies MU among American universities that offer the most educational opportunities and the highest level of instruction. MU offers more than 300 degree programs through 18 colleges and schools and accounts for 72 percent of the research dollars flowing to Missouri’s public universities. Nationally recognized for its campus writing program, living-learning communities and undergraduate research opportunities, MU is home to the world’s first School of Journalism and is one of only five universities nationwide with medicine, veterinary medicine, law and a nuclear research reactor on one campus. The university also has great strengths in agriculture, engineering and the basic sciences. MU’s mission is to improve the quality of life and serve the public good through teaching, research, service and economic development. The university serves and unifies the state via extension programs in more than 100 locations and through a comprehensive health system that includes four hospitals, numerous clinics and health care experts who conduct life-changing research and educate tomorrow’s physicians, nurses and allied health specialists. MU students come from every state in the nation and from more than 115 countries, and a strong international community thrives in Columbia. MU professors take their work around the world via international research partnerships and students participate in Missouri’s largest study abroad program. MU is known for collaborative discovery where faculty and students work together to solve problems and improve lives. Four interdisciplinary areas include top faculty and facilities that set MU apart from other universities: Food for the Future; One Health/One Medicine, the convergence of human and animal health; Sustainable Energy; and Media of the Future. As of July 2012, a member of the Southeastern Conference, MU’s Division I-A athletic program has more than 500 student-athletes in 20 sports, many ranked in the top 25 nationally

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Accountancy
Bachelor Agribusiness Management
Bachelor Agricultural Economics
Bachelor Agricultural Education
Bachelor Agricultural Systems Management
Bachelor Agriculture
Bachelor Animal Science
Bachelor Anthropology
Bachelor Architectural Studies
Bachelor Art
Bachelor Art History and Archaeology
Bachelor Biochemistry
Bachelor Biological Engineering
Bachelor Biological Sciences
Bachelor Business Administration
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Civil Engineering
Bachelor Classics
Bachelor Clinical Laboratory Science
Bachelor Communication
Bachelor Communication Science and Disorders
Bachelor Computer Engineering
Bachelor Computer Science (BA)
Bachelor Computer Science (BS)
Bachelor Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound
Bachelor Early Childhood Education
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Electrical Engineering
Bachelor Elementary Education
Bachelor English
Bachelor Environmental Geology
Bachelor Film Studies
Bachelor Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences
Bachelor Food Science and Nutrition
Bachelor Forestry
Bachelor French
Bachelor General Studies
Bachelor Geography
Bachelor Geological Sciences
Bachelor German
Bachelor Health Sciences
Bachelor History
Bachelor Hospitality Management
Bachelor Human Development and Family Studies
Bachelor Industrial Engineering
Bachelor Information Technology
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Studies
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Studies-Environmental Studies
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Studies-Peace Studies
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Studies-Womens and Gender Studies
Bachelor International Studies
Bachelor Journalism
Bachelor Linguistics
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor Middle School Education
Bachelor Music
Bachelor Nursing
Bachelor Nutritional Sciences
Bachelor Occupational Therapy
Bachelor Parks, Recreation and Tourism
Bachelor Personal Financial Planning
Bachelor Philosophy
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Plant Sciences
Bachelor Political Science
Bachelor Pre-Professional Physical Therapy
Bachelor Psychological Sciences
Bachelor Radiologic Sciences
Bachelor Religious Studies
Bachelor Respiratory Therapy
Bachelor Russian
Bachelor Science and Agricultural Journalism
Bachelor Secondary Education
Bachelor Social Work
Bachelor Sociology
Bachelor Soil, Environmental, and Atmospheric Sciences
Bachelor Spanish
Bachelor Special Education
Bachelor Statistics
Bachelor Textile and Apparel Management
Bachelor Theatre

Programs - Master

Master Accountancy
Master Agricultural Economics
Master Agricultural Education
Master Anatomy
Master Animal Science
Master Anthropology
Master Architectural Studies
Master Art
Master Art History & Archaeology
Master Astronomy – See Physics and Astronomy
Master Biochemistry
Master Bioinformatics
Master Biological Engineering
Master Biological Sciences
Master Biostatistics
Master Business Administration
Master Chemical Engineering
Master Chemistry
Master Civil and Environmental Engineering
Master Classical Languages
Master Classical Studies
Master Communication
Master Communication Science and Disorders
Master Comparative Medicine
Master Computer Engineering
Master Computer Science
Master Concentration Area: Health Promotion and Policy
Master Concentration Area: Veterinary Public Health
Master Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound
Master Dispute Resolution - Law
Master Economics
Master Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis:
Master Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology:
Master Electrical and Computer Engineering
Master Emphasis Area: Counseling Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Educational Administration
Master Emphasis Area: Educational Leadership
Master Emphasis Area: Educational Policy Studies
Master Emphasis Area: Educational Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Educational Technology
Master Emphasis Area: Health Education & Promotion
Master Emphasis Area: Higher and Continuing Education
Master Emphasis Area: Learning and Instruction
Master Emphasis Area: School Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Administration and Supervision
Master Emphasis Area: Administration of Human Service Programs
Master Emphasis Area: Architectural Studies
Master Emphasis Area: Art Education
Master Emphasis Area: Autism
Master Emphasis Area: Behavioral Disorders
Master Emphasis Area: Bioinformatics
Master Emphasis Area: Biomedical Sciences
Master Emphasis Area: Business and Marketing
Master Emphasis Area: Child Clinical and Developmental
Master Emphasis Area: Child Development and Developmental Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Child Life
Master Emphasis Area: Clinical and Quantitative Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Clinical Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Cognition & Neuroscience
Master Emphasis Area: Comparative Medicine
Master Emphasis Area: Consumer & Family Economics
Master Emphasis Area: Consumer & Family Economics - See Personal Financial Planning
Master Emphasis Area: Developmental Disabilities
Master Emphasis Area: Developmental Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Early Childhood Development
Master Emphasis Area: Early Childhood Education
Master Emphasis Area: Early Childhood Special Education
Master Emphasis Area: Elementary Education
Master Emphasis Area: English Education
Master Emphasis Area: Family Mediation
Master Emphasis Area: Family Studies
Master Emphasis Area: Family Studies and Law
Master Emphasis Area: Foreign Language Teaching Emphasis, in Spanish Or French
Master Emphasis Area: French
Master Emphasis Area: Gerontology
Master Emphasis Area: Gifted Education
Master Emphasis Area: Health Informatics
Master Emphasis Area: Health Physics
Master Emphasis Area: Human Development & Family Studies
Master Emphasis Area: Human Environmental Sciences
Master Emphasis Area: Human Nutrition, Foods, and Food Systems - See Nutritional Sciences
Master Emphasis Area: Learning & Instruction
Master Emphasis Area: Learning and Instruction
Master Emphasis Area: Learning Disabilities
Master Emphasis Area: Library Science
Master Emphasis Area: Life Span Development
Master Emphasis Area: Mathematics Education
Master Emphasis Area: Medical Physics
Master Emphasis Area: Music Education
Master Emphasis Area: Pathobiology
Master Emphasis Area: Personal Financial Planning
Master Emphasis Area: Power Engineering
Master Emphasis Area: Quantitative Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Reading Education
Master Emphasis Area: Science Education
Master Emphasis Area: Social Studies Education
Master Emphasis Area: Social/Personality Psychology
Master Emphasis Area: Spanish
Master Emphasis Area: Special Education General
Master Emphasis Area: Textile & Apparel Management
Master Emphasis Area: Vet Medicine and Surgery
Master Emphasis Area: Youth Development
Master Engineering
Master English
Master Exercise Physiology
Master Finance
Master Fisheries & Wildlife Sciences
Master Food Science
Master Forestry
Master French
Master Genetics Area Program
Master Geography
Master Geological Sciences
Master German
Master Health Administration
Master Health and Bioinformatics
Master History
Master Human Development & Family Studies
Master Human Environmental Sciences
Master Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Master Informatics
Master Information Science & Learning Technologies
Master Journalism
Master Law
Master Law, Dispute Resolution
Master Learning, Teaching and Curriculum
Master Library Scienc
Master Management
Master Marketing
Master Mathematics
Master Mathematics, Applied
Master Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Master Medical Pharmacology & Physiology
Master Medicine
Master Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Master Music and Music Education
Master Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Program
Master Nuclear Engineering
Master Nursing
Master Nutrition
Master Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
Master Occupational Therapy
Master Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Master Pathobiology Area Program
Master Pathology & Anatomical Sciences
Master Personal Financial Planning
Master Pharmacology
Master Philosophy
Master Physical Therapy
Master Physics and Astronomy
Master Physiology - See Medical Pharmacology & Physiology
Master Plant, Insect and Microbial Sciences
Master Political Science
Master Psychology
Master Public Affairs
Master Public Health
Master Public Health (Ms) (Degree Offered By Family and Community Medicine)
Master Religious Studies
Master Romance Languages & Literatures
Master Rural Sociology
Master Russian & Slavonic Studies
Master Social Work
Master Sociology
Master Soil, Environmental & Atmospheric Sciences
Master Spanish (Ma) - See Romance Languages & Literatures
Master Special Education
Master Statistics
Master Textile & Apparel Management
Master Theatre
Master Veterinary Biomedical Sciences
Master Veterinary Medicine
Master Veterinary Pathobiology
Master Women’S & Gender Studies

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