University of Missouri

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, United States

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The University of Missouri (also, Mizzou, MU, or University of Missouri–Columbia) is a public land-grant research university located in Columbia, Missouri, U.S. It was founded in 1839 as the first public institution of higher education west of the Mississippi River. As the largest university in the state, it enrolled 32,777 students in 2016, offering over 300 degree programs in 19 academic colleges in the 2014–2015 school year. It is the flagship campus of the University of Missouri System, which also maintains campuses in Rolla, Kansas City, and St. Louis.

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Motto: Let the Welfare of the People be the Supreme Law

Endowment: $852.3 million (June 2015)

Administrative staff: 12,939 (Fall 2014)

Students: 32,777 (Fall 2016)

Undergraduates: 25,627 (Fall 2016)

Postgraduates: 5,967 (Fall 2016)

Male students 47 : 53 Female students

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