Institutional Accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission
A Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
(800) 621-7440

Statement of Affiliation Status

University of Missouri - Columbia
105 Jesse Hall
Columbia, MO 65211

Affiliation Status: Accreditation (1913- .)
Commission Participation: PEAQ PARTICIPANT

Legal Status: Public
Degrees Awarded: B, M, S, D, 1st Prof
Stipulations on affiliation status: None.
Approval of New Degree Sites: No prior Commission approval required for offering existing degree programs at new sites within the state or through the Extension Division.
Approval of Distance Education Degrees: No prior Commission approval required.
Reports required: None.
Other visits Scheduled: None.
Year of Last Comprehensive Evaluation: 2004-2005
Year for Next Comprehensive Evaluation: 2014-15
Date of Last Action: 4/27/2005

Organizational Profile

Enrollment Demographics (by headcount) (HLC Posted: 08/26/2004)

Full-TimePart-Time
Undergraduate 19033 1408
Graduate 2529 2726
Post-Baccalaureate First Professional 1093 16
Non-Credit Headcount 0 0

Educational Programs (HLC Posted: 08/27/2004)

Program DistributionDegrees Awarded
Programs leading to Undergraduate Associate 0 0
Bachelors 89 3828
Programs leading to Graduate Masters 97 1209
Specialist 6 41
First Professional 3 325
Doctoral 71 274
Certificate Programs Pre-Associate 0 0
Other Undergraduate 0 0
Post Baccalaureate 12 93

Dual Enrollment (HLC Posted: 08/26/2004)

Headcount in all dual enrollment (high school) 0

Off-Campus Activities (HLC Posted: 08/27/2004)

In-State Campuses: None
Sites: Jefferson City; St. Joseph; Cape Girardeau
Course Locations: 14
Out-of-State Campuses: None
Sites: None
Course Locations: Edwardsville, IL; Lincoln, NE; Omaha, NE; New York, NY; Laramie, WY
Out-of-U.S. Campuses: None
Sites: None
Course Locations: Florence, Italy

Distance Education Certificate and Degree (HLC Posted: 04/27/2005)

  • BHS-Radiography offered via Internet
  • BHS-Respiratory Therapy offered via Internet
  • BSN-Nursing offered via Internet
  • EdSp/Counseling/Mental Health Practices in Schools offered via Internet
  • EdSp/Information Science & Learning Technologies offered via Internet
  • M Ed-Curriculum & Instruction/Journalism Education offered via Internet
  • M Ed-Information Science & Learning Technologies offered via Internet
  • M Ed-Learning & Instruction/Gifted Education offered via Internet
  • M Ed-Learning & Instruction/Literacy offered via Internet
  • M Ed-Learning & Instruction/Social Studies Education offered via Internet
  • M of Ed-Counseling/Mental Health Practices in School offered via Internet
  • M of Ed-Learning & Instruction/Education Leadership offered via Internet
  • M of Ed-Learning & Instruction/Education Technology offered via Internet
  • M of Ed-Learning & Instruction/Science Education offered via Internet
  • MA in Information Science & Learning Technologies offered via Internet
  • MA Journalism/focus in Media Management offered via Internet
  • MA Journalism/focus in Strategic Communication offered via Internet
  • MHA-Master of Health Administration offered via Internet
  • MS-Health Informatics offered via Internet
  • MS-Nursing/Mental Health Nursing offered via Internet
  • MS-Nursing/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner offered via Internet
  • MS-Nursing/Public Health Nursing offered via Internet
  • MS-Nursing/School Health Nursing offered via Internet
  • PhD-Human Environmental Sci/Architectural Studies offered via Internet

Resources