The University of Missouri offers incredible opportunities for students to take part in global travel and groundbreaking research, all while working towards a future-ready career.

With 12 schools and colleges and a variety of professional programs on one campus, Mizzou gives you access to more than 300 degree programs. You will join students from all 50 states and over 100 countries for a college experience full of cultural enrichment and ever-expanding perspectives.

One in five Mizzou undergraduates studies abroad, with more than 120 academic programs represented internationally. 70 of our study abroad programs offer internships or service-learning opportunities, so you can gain a global perspective while earning your degree.

No matter where your travels take you, you will come back to your home away from home on Mizzou’s campus, a 1,200-acre, certified botanical garden nestled in the heart of Columbia, Missouri. Columbia is ranked among the best college towns in America and hosts nationally and internationally celebrated institutions and events including a year-round farmers market, Art in the Park, True/False Film Festival, Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival, and Ninth Street Summerfest, a free outdoor concert series downtown.

The Missouri Method, first developed by the Missouri School of Journalism, permeates every academic discipline at Mizzou. The Missouri Method emphasizes learning-by-doing, with real-world experience starting your first year. You might teach kids to read, conduct groundbreaking research on infectious diseases or cancer treatment, launch a new business concept, report on a breaking news story, or provide care to patients in real care settings. The options for hands-on learning at Mizzou are endless, and the skills you learn here will prepare you to hit the ground running after graduation.

Employers around the world know that Tigers are prepared to succeed — more than 11,500 recruiters partner with the University of Missouri each year, looking to hire Mizzou students. 95% of Mizzou graduates have a successful career outcome within six months of graduation. You can find Mizzou alumni working and thriving in 45 states, two U.S. territories, and more than 24 countries.

Choosing Mizzou means you will find yourself in the middle of everything, facing a world of possibilities.


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