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Largest Missouri Colleges with Most Enrollment

University of Missouri-Columbia has the most students of 31,089 for academic year 2020-2021 in Missouri. Missouri State University-Springfield is ranked second with 23,505 students and University of Missouri-Kansas City follows them with 16,147 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most students by gender.
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Largest Missouri Colleges with Most Enrollment
NameTotal # of StudentsFemaleMale
1University of Missouri-Columbia
Public, four-yearsColumbia, MO
31,08917,21413,875
2Missouri State University-Springfield
Public, four-yearsSpringfield, MO
23,50514,1449,361
3University of Missouri-Kansas City
Public, four-yearsKansas City, MO
16,1479,4276,720
4Washington University in St Louis
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSaint Louis, MO
15,4498,1657,284
5University of Missouri-St Louis
Public, four-yearsSaint Louis, MO
13,8748,2235,651
6Saint Louis University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSaint Louis, MO
12,2297,4334,796
7Maryville University of Saint Louis
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSaint Louis, MO
10,9797,9743,005
8Park University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsParkville, MO
10,1654,8795,286
9Southeast Missouri State University
Public, four-yearsCape Girardeau, MO
10,0016,1543,847
10University of Central Missouri
Public, four-yearsWarrensburg, MO
9,9595,8014,158
11Columbia College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsColumbia, MO
8,3474,8853,462
12Webster University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSaint Louis, MO
8,1974,7793,418
13Missouri University of Science and Technology
Public, four-yearsRolla, MO
7,6421,7885,854
14Lindenwood University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSaint Charles, MO
7,3824,5072,875
15Northwest Missouri State University
Public, four-yearsMaryville, MO
7,2674,4192,848
16Missouri Southern State University
Public, four-yearsJoplin, MO
5,0453,1211,924
17Missouri Western State University
Public, four-yearsSaint Joseph, MO
4,9113,0671,844
18Missouri Baptist University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSaint Louis, MO
4,8602,9861,874
19Truman State University
Public, four-yearsKirksville, MO
4,6552,7981,857
20Rockhurst University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsKansas City, MO
3,6882,4101,278