University of Missouri Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Columbia, MO, University of Missouri is one of the best universities in the state of Missouri. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Missouri in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Missouri.

105 Jesse Hall Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: (573) 882-7786
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Rankings: University of Missouri

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 102
Score: 40
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.2
Graduation and retention ranking: 99
Average freshman retention rate: 84.5%
6-year graduation rate: 69.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 69%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 0
Faculty resources ranking: 119
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 44.5%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 14.4%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 19:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 98.3%
Student selectivity ranking: 135
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 23-28
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 25%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 55%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 85.1%
Financial resources rank: 146
Alumni giving rank: 66
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 17.5%

University of Missouri History

Essential Facts: University of Missouri

  • University of Missouri was the first university in Thomas Jefferson’s Louisiana Purchase.
  • There are more than 300,000 MU alumni living worldwide with over one half residing in Missouri.
  • Mizzou offers more than 300 degree programs, including 97 undergraduate majors, 96 master’s degrees, 69 doctoral degrees and over 70 certificates.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 32%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 24%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 18%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: N/A
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 55%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, swimming, track and field (outdoor), wrestling
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, gymnastics, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook