Ranking of Private not-for-profit 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.

1 Maryville University of Saint Louis
2 Stephens College
3 Fontbonne University
4 Webster University
5 Southwest Baptist University
6 Cox College
7 Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
8 Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences
9 Kansas City Art Institute
10 Lindenwood 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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