Missouri Private Colleges

List of Private Colleges and Universities in Missouri

There are 41 private colleges and universities in Missouri enrolling 112,266 students. Explore the list below to find the private college match for you. Private colleges are usually smaller in size, more expensive than public schools and often academically rigorous. If you feel you may have difficulty fitting into the large class sizes which are common on many public campuses, take a look at Missouri private colleges.  Missouri is home to popular private schools like Washington University in St Louis and Saint Louis University Main Campus and Drury University.


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Washington University in St Louis
W
Saint Louis, MO
Washington University in St Louis

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#18 Best Colleges in America

  • 15,449enrollment
  • $27,233net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1480-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 4.21Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

Saint Louis University Main Campus
S
Saint Louis, MO
Saint Louis University Main Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Missouri

  • 12,229enrollment
  • $27,872net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1370SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.94Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Lindenwood University
L
Saint Charles, MO
Lindenwood University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 7,382enrollment
  • $18,054net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 990-1180SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA

Drury University
D
Springfield, MO
 
Drury University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 1,691enrollment
  • $19,190net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1250SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.79Avg GPA

Rockhurst University
R
Kansas City, MO
Rockhurst University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 3,688enrollment
  • $21,518net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1035-1225SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA

Webster University
W
Saint Louis, MO
Webster University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 8,197enrollment
  • $23,548net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1078-1260SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.42Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

College of the Ozarks
O
Point Lookout, MO
College of the Ozarks

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,489enrollment
  • $7,505net price
  • 14%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1240SAT range
  • 21-25ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

Maryville University of Saint Louis
M
Saint Louis, MO
 
Maryville University of Saint Louis

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 10,979enrollment
  • $28,087net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Columbia College
C
Columbia, MO
 
Columbia College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,347enrollment
  • $25,954net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 25

Stephens College
S
Columbia, MO
Stephens College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 622enrollment
  • $22,641net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 950-1120SAT range
  • 20-24ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA

Applications Due May 30

William Jewell College
W
Liberty, MO
William Jewell College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 751enrollment
  • $23,039net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1260SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

St Louis College of Pharmacy
S
Saint Louis, MO
St Louis College of Pharmacy

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 998enrollment
  • $25,811net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1108-1325SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA

Avila University
A
Kansas City, MO
 
Avila University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 1,414enrollment
  • $18,711net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

Kansas City Art Institute
K
Kansas City, MO
Kansas City Art Institute

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 698enrollment
  • $29,566net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Park University
P
Parkville, MO
 
Park University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 10,165enrollment
  • $15,470net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Southwest Baptist University
S
Bolivar, MO
 
Southwest Baptist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 3,039enrollment
  • $18,202net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 950-1153SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.55Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Evangel University
E
Springfield, MO
 
Evangel University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 1,999enrollment
  • $23,219net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Culver Stockton College
C
Canton, MO
 
Culver Stockton College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 1,006enrollment
  • $21,389net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 930-1110SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1