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At Northwest...Find Your PassionConnect with ExpertsGain Lifelong FriendsGraduate Career ReadyChange the World

Northwest students are Career Ready. Day One.

 Northwest gave me the courage to pursue my dreams because I knew that I would have people that wouldn’t lead me down the wrong path, who would help support me in all I do and be there for me if I ever failed. 

Natasha Helme
History and Professional Writing

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Why Northwest

3 in 4 freshmen return for
their sophomore year
>96% find a job or
continue education
$7,400 savings with textbooks
and laptop program
200+ student clubs
and organizations


Student Success

Whether you take classes online, at the state-of-the-art Northwest-Kansas City facility or on the main campus in Maryville, Northwest Missouri State University focuses on student success – every student, every day.


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