Ranking of Private not-for-profit, 2-year colleges in Missouri emphasizing Character

W.E.B. DuBois, in his criticism of Booker T. Washington, spoke of “education that encourages aspiration, that sets the loftiest of ideals and seeks as an end culture and character.” Institutions in this tradition do not structure their education with jobs or careers as the primary goal, but rather to help students become better people.

University
1 National American University-Independence
2 National American University-Lee’s Summit
3 Three Rivers College
4 Maryville University of Saint Louis
5 Missouri State University-West Plains
6 Jefferson College
7 Stephens College
8 Moberly Area Community College
9 Fontbonne University
10 Harris-Stowe State University
This ranking is according to a single metric, and so will necessarily highlight colleges and universities on the extremes. If you are looking for more well-balanced institutions, try searching according to multiple metrics, or try matching colleges based on your own aspirations.
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