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or finish what you started. We’re here to help you make it happen. Missouri State in West Plains / Mountain Grove brings the resources of MSU to your community, so you can take classes and earn your degree conveniently close to home.
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with registration, transfers, financial aid, academic advisement and more. Access tutoring and other services available at-a-distance from MSU. At Missouri State in West Plains / Mountain Grove, you’ll find what you need to achieve your goals and reach your potential.
Learn how to make a difference in the lives of families, the greater community and the world. With a degree in child and family development from Missouri State, begin a bright career in childcare, teaching and more. Complete this degree on the West Plains campus and online. YOUR CHILD AND FAMILY DEVELOPMENT CONTACT:
Cindy Thieman 417-836-3262 CThieman@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/wpCFD
CRIMINOLOGY Ready for a career in the judicial system, law enforcement, or corrections? This program focuses on solution development to issues involving crime and the criminal justice system. After you complete your AA degree, take classes in West Plains or remotely via web conferencing technology. YOUR CRIMINOLOGY CONTACT:
Andrew Purvis 417-836-6660 Purvis1776@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/wpCRM
YOUR CONTACT Deanna Smith On-Site Outreach Coordinator 417-255-7777 DeannaSmith@MissouriState.edu Facebook: fb.com/MSUOutreachWP
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that work for your lifestyle and your schedule. Missouri State offers a wide variety of course formats, including face-to-face, online, ITV, iCourses and Missouri State Direct web conference courses.
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YOUR GRADUATE DEGREE OPTIONS
AVAIL ABLE IN WEST PL AINS AND MOUNTAIN GROVE
Are you seeking a gratifying job in an industry critical to the welfare of all people? If so, earn your degree in agriculture. The Agriculture Pathways Partnership, made up of Missouri State University (MSU) and other community colleges, allows you to earn a bachelor’s degree in as little as two years. All required classes are available on the MSU West Plains or Mountain Grove campus, or online. YOUR GENERAL AGRICULTURE CONTACT:
Jim Bellis 417-836-5638 JimBellis@MissouriState.edu www.ag.MissouriState.edu/pathways
GENERAL STUDIES Design a degree that fits your needs, interests and long-term goals through this interdisciplinary program—you can take the required 45 credit hours in two or three different areas of study. Admission requirements include 75 college credit hours and an essay summarizing your background and how you’ll benefit from this degree. YOUR GENERAL STUDIES CONTACT:
Amy Marie Aufdembrink 417-836-5258 AmyMarieAufdembrink@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/sdpa/BGS.htm
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION Interested in teaching grades 1-6? Attend classes, participate in field experience, and perform your student teaching all within the West Plains area to complete this degree. Graduate from a program that has a high rate of placement immediately following graduation.
Provide K-12 students with the life skills they need when you earn your CACREP accredited counseling degree and become a school counselor. Gain real world experience completing your practicum at the clinic in West Plains with live supervision from faculty. Students without a Missouri teaching certificate may also apply to this program and will be eligible for state certification as a professional school counselor with the completion of 9 hours of additional education coursework. YOUR COUNSELING CONTACT:
A. Leslie Anderson 417-836-6519 ALAnderson@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/MSCounselingWP
EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION Ready for a career in school administration? Earn your master’s degree (MS) and/or specialist degree (EdS) in the greater West Plains area through Missouri State. Get ready to participate in district/building projects and clinical experiences extending over 24 months. Take your courses through web conferencing technology and attend classes remotely from almost anywhere. YOUR EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION CONTACT:
Kim Finch 417-836-5192 KimFinch@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/wpEAD
EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP – DOCTORATE The field of education needs great leadership. Through this collaborative degree program between Missouri State and the University of Missouri (MU), discover courses that will bring you closer to your leadership goals. Spend a few weeks each summer taking courses at the MU campus. The remainder of the required course work is available in West Plains and online. In addition, earn your administrator certification by taking just a few additional courses. YOUR EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP CONTACT:
Cynthia MacGregor 417-836-6046 CMacGregor@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/wpEdD
SOCIAL WORK If your passion is to help others, gain your degree in social work from Missouri State. Attend evening classes Monday through Thursday at our West Plains campus. Offered in two formats, one 34 credit hour format for students with a current accredited BSW degree, and one 62 credit hour format for students who have a bachelor’s degree in an area other than social work. YOUR SOCIAL WORK CONTACT:
Elizabeth Hykes Gohn Hall 201 417-255-8063 EHykes@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/wpSWK
TEACHING Do you have a desire to teach but your bachelor’s degree is not in education? You may obtain your teaching certification in an area of secondary education, while earning your master’s degree through this program. Get started at the beginning of any summer session.
YOUR ELEMENTARY EDUCATION CONTACT:
YOUR TEACHING CONTACT:
Anyta Cavitt 417-255-7937 AnytaCavitt@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/wpELE
Emmett Sawyer 417-836-5254 EmmettSawyer@MissouriState.edu www.MissouriState.edu/wpMAT
YOUR ONLINE OPTIONS Looking for a flexible, affordable way to start or finish your degree? Choose from our full lineup of 100% online options, all fully accredited. Visit www.Online.MissouriState.edu for a complete list.
BACHELOR’S DEGREES -
Communication Studies Finance (Finance Option) General Business Health Services (Clinical Services Option) Hospitality & Restaurant Administration Information Technology Service Management Nursing (RN to BSN) Professional Writing Psychology Technology Management
MASTER’S DEGREES -
Business Administration Communication Criminology & Criminal Justice Cybersecurity Early Childhood & Family Development Education, Elementary Education Education, Literacy Education, Special Education/Blindness and Low Vision Emphasis History Nursing, Nurse Educator Professional Studies Project Management
DOCTORAL DEGREES - Nurse Anesthesia Practice - Nursing Practice