University Accreditations & Approvals

Missouri Western State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). For information about HLC Accreditation, contact:

The Higher Learning Commission
30 North La Salle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
Telephone (800) 621-7440

In addition, Missouri Western has earned the following specialized accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) – Nursing: MSN

Program Affiliation

  • Professional Science Masters – Chemistry: MAS,

Campus Locations

Higher Learning Commission approved locations include:

  • Missouri Western State University main campus located at:
    4525 Downs Drive
    St. Joseph, MO 64507
    (816) 271-4200
  • MWSU Northlands campus located at:
    6364 N Cosby Avenue
    Kansas City, MO 64151
    (816) 746-1001