Culver-Stockton College

One College Hill, Canton, MO 63435-1299
Tel: (573)288-6000
Private not-for-profit | 769 students
Culver-Stockton College offers students the advantages of a quality liberal arts education with practical learning experiences. Culver-Stockton is a private, residential, four-year college in a beautiful setting on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River. Located in Canton, Missouri, the historic campus is nestled into 140 acres of gently rolling countryside. Culver-Stockton is the only school in the Midwest to offer an innovative, semester schedule comprised of 12 week term / 3 week term curriculum that emphasizes real-world learning with an experiential approach.

School Overview:

Culver-Stockton College
CountyLewis County, MO
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
59 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment769 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
710 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
59 students137 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
-1%
% Asian
-2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
6%3%
% Black
8%6%
% White
85%84%
% Two or more races
1%2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$22,550$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$22,550$24,744
 
Tuition$22,500
Percent Admitted62%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)380-510450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)390-500460-573
ACT English (25-75%)16-2319-25
ACT Math (25-75%)17-2318-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)18-2320-25

School Notes:

  • Students can choose majors from a total of 27 academic programs and a variety of pre-professional programs. Classes are kept small so that students receive personal attention. Faculty members are readily available to students outside of class as well. At Culver-Stockton College, students are prepared for life after graduation. Ninety-six percent of Culver-Stockton's recent graduates were employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation.
  • Culver-Stockton College has been creating visions of success for our students for over 150 years. Our academic programs balance a solid foundation in the liberal arts with preparation for the professional world. Our graduates gain the knowledge, skills, and values they need for entry into graduate school or their career path.
  • Just two hours north of St. Louis, Culver-Stockton is located in Canton, Missouri, on a beautiful bluff that features a picturesque view of the Mississippi River. Canton, a small town of approximately 2,600 residents, is located on the Mississippi River in the northeast corner of Missouri.
  • Culver-Stockton College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the State Department of Education of Missouri.
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