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Students from all 50 states and over 100 countries


Average freshman ACT score (state average 20.8, national average 20.7)


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300+ Degree Programs

世界杯在哪里买球 offers more than 300 degree programs, including 97 undergraduate majors, 96 master’s degrees, 69 doctoral degrees and over 70 certificates.

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Our Faculty

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Full-time, ranked faculty who hold doctorates or the highest degree in their field


Nobel laureate George P. Smith won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry


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MU spent $186+ Million on scholarships and gifts in 2020-21.

That same year, 世界杯在哪里买球 also spent $58 million on student employment.

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Extension & Engagement

MU Extension and Engagement, supported by a partnership with federal, state and local governments, shares university research and knowledge across the entire state of Missouri.

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Our Alumni

Tigers Around the World


Alumni living around the world


Alumni in Missouri


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Truman the Tiger

Truman is a popular part of 世界杯在哪里买球’s traditions and makes more than 35 appearances a month, including MU football and basketball games, civic functions and visits to hospitals and schools.

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世界杯在哪里买球’s NCAA Division I Athletics program in the Southeastern Conference (SEC) has 550 student-athletes in 20 sports, many in the top 25 percent nationally.